Security Guard- Cannabis Industry

GardaWorld - Blenheim, ON (30 days ago)

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As you are here on this page, you must be someone who is interested in pursuing their career in the security industry, or currently looking for new oppurtunites to advance within this field. As you already know GardaWorld is the world’s largest privately owned security services company, offering cash services, physical and specialized security solutions. We do our best to protect our clients’ staff and assets, wherever they are in the world.

We are currently hiring for a Full time Security Guard for our client who is locally owned and operates a chain of retail cannabis stores in Blenheim. Since you will be supporting the cannibis dispensary, we are essentially looking for someone who is customer oriented and has presence of mind to deter any suspicicous activity on the site. You would additionally be protecting the merchandise/property, checking I.D’s and managing access control. To summarize it would be loss/theft prevention with Hands off approach. The pay would be between 16-17$/Hour.

What you’ll be doing
Provide excellent customer service to everyone on the property
Access control and maintain social distancing within the retail cannabis store
Ensure loss prevention and theft prevention
Assist visitors, guests and the retail's staff with respect to safety, requests for directions, escorts, package transportation, lost vehicles, etc.
Apply property rules and regulations in a fair and responsible manner
Write daily and incident reports
Intervene during medical emergencies and provide first aid
Facilitate access to authorized persons to restricted areas
Answer and follow up on phone calls received by the security service
Monitor the fire alarm system and fire extinguisher system
What we offer
Competitive wages
Complete uniform
Diverse work assignements
Career development and advancement, and training opportunities
What we’re looking for
Valid Security Guard licence AND valid standard first aid & CPR
CannSell certificate a bonus but not necessary as we would pay to get it if you do not have it already at the time of hire
Professional deportment
Excellent customer service
Proactive, attention-to-detail, self-motivated, team player
Above average written and oral communication skills
High school diploma or equivalent
Driver’s licence and access to a vehicle
Previous experience in security (asset)

Interested? Please apply online or send your resume to palak.soni@garda.com