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Security Guard

Department Security Date Posted 2/27/2017

Position Type Full Time Reference No. 2017-6096

Job Grade A LocationCalgary City Centre, Calgary, AB, CDA


 

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Role Summary:
To deliver a consistent and superior level of customer service to clients by actively seeking out opportunities to provide assistance and support.  To ensure that property rules and standards are observed by maintaining a highly visible and reassuring presence through their assigned patrol and post duties.  To act as a deterrent to crime and undesired activity and help to maintain a visibly safe and welcoming property environment. The successful candidate must be able to work shifts including weekends, nights, and evenings.

 

You will:

  • Provide exceptional service in order to enhance customer experience;
  • Seek compliance with property standards, rules and regulations;
  • Perform highly visible patrols of assigned patrol areas/zones and positively engage with clients on a continual basis;
  • Work closely with other departments, especially Guest Services, to provide customer service support to clients.  To respond and have accountability for the resolution of customer concerns/complaints;
  • Assist clients with specific problems, such as safety concerns, illness or emergencies, etc.;
  • Protect the property and maintain a safe and welcoming environment;
  • Enforce the property’s rules and regulations in a fair and responsible manner;
  • Remain vigilant for signs of criminal and/or suspicious behaviour related to the property and initiate the appropriate steps to report/follow up as per operating guidelines;
  • Remain prepared to respond to crime, disturbances, fire and emergency situations as per life safety training, fire/bomb threat evacuation procedures and/or operating guidelines;
  • Assist clients by responding to crimes that have occurred and ensure appropriate law enforcement authorities are summoned;
  • Report and follow up on hazards and/or deficiencies identified during the course of duty
  • Inspect fire equipment on a daily basis;
  • Respond to medical emergencies and provide first aid, CPR or AED support as necessary until medical professionals arrive;
  • Prepare written reports using the Company’s standard report-writing program;
  • Deal with trespassers and unauthorized persons found on the property, in a fair and safe manner, by enforcing the Trespass to Property Act;
  • Support of JH&S program to ensure occupational safety is prioritized and effectively practiced throughout all areas of property operations;
  • To provide after-hours lock-up and morning open-ups;
  • Complete CF Serve and Secure program with annual recertification;
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

 

You have:

  • Post-secondary education in  Law Enforcement/Security or equivalent;
  • Minimum one (1) year of mall security experience preferred;
  • Provincial Security License;
  • Current CPR/First Aid Certification;
  • Knowledge of Trespass to Property Act;
  • Working knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act;
  • WHMIS and other safety courses an asset;
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, provincial and municipal legislation and regulations;
  • Basic computer skills are required;
  • Prior work experience in a customer service environment is a definite asset;
  • Working knowledge of emergency and standard operating procedures;
  • Ability to maintain and enforce access control procedures;
  • Knowledge of crowd control in emergency situations and emergency events;
  • Ability to use and inspect safety, fire and security systems;
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills;
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills;
  • Sound judgment, discretion and overall decision-making skills;
  • Tact and diplomacy in dealings across a range of settings and situations;
  • Ability to work in a challenging, fast-paced environment.

 

Are you up for the challenge?  At CF, we believe our people are core to our success.  Join our award-winning team, where your talent and commitment to excellence are welcomed, valued and respected!

 

Accommodation for applicants with disabilities during the recruitment, assessment, and/or selection process is available.

Additional Qualifications

Education

  • Community College, Law / Security / Enforcement is required

Skills

  • Collaborates with Others, Works Effectively with Others
  • Committed to Customers
    • Customer Service
    • Responsiveness
  • Communicates Effectively, Clear and Concise (oral and written communication)
  • Demonstrates Functional Expertise
    • Security
    • Microsoft Office Applications
If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below. We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited is an equal opportunity employer.