Available Positions

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Commissionaires BC operates across mainland British Columbia and our job opportunities range from security guarding to enforcement officer to senior managerial positions. We welcome applications from those seeking an opportunity to maximize their talents and realize their ambitions in a highly fulfilling, collaborative environment.

Detention Guard -Bella Coola RCMP Detachment
Posted: 18 Nov 2014
Job #: DG/belcol/11/14
Location: Bella Coola
Closing: 31 Jan 2015

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TitleDetention Guard -Bella Coola RCMP Detachment
CityBella Coola
LocationBella Coola RCMP Detachment
Date Posted18 Nov 2014
Closing Date31 Jan 2015
Hours of WorkCasual – call in as required – shift work
Salary/Wage$18.90 per hour
Position Openings4
Job Posting #DG/belcol/11/14

Job Overview

Detention guards-RCMP monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live within a 30 min. drive of the Detachment and be flexible as this position is casual, called in as required.

Physical handling of prisoners is not a job requirement for Detention Guards.  Any movement of Prisoners will be conducted by the RCMP.  Guard duties are to monitor prisoners and to document prisoner movement/activities, as per RCMP policy guidelines.

Vacation Pay, AD & D Insurance, Employee Assistance Program

Job Profile

  • Monitor all prisoners to ensure their security and well being
  • Observe and check prisoners frequently and irregularly
  • Assist RCMP member when required to search prisoners (training provided)
  • Organize meals, record prisoner activity and maintain a prisoner activity logbook
  • Watch prisoners while in hospital when required
  • Maintain cleanliness and tidiness of cells when vacated or arrange janitor assistance
  • Record and report any damages or repairs to cells
  • Conduct searches of cells prior to occupation and when cells are vacated
  • Maintain cell block security (ensure cell doors are locked at all times)
  • Ensure cell block keys are tagged and stored safely
  • Ensure all personal effects removed from prisoners are properly secured
  • Monitor fire safety and be fully conversant with fire orders
  • Handle and dispense laundry items
  • Under the supervision of the RCMP Officer, dispense approved prescription medications to persons in  custody
  • Perform other duties particular to that station or detachment as outlined in the Unit

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

At a minimum, guards must meet the following educational and training qualifications prior to commencement of guard duties:

Required Qualifications

  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak in English or French as appropriate
  • Valid level one First Aid Certificate c/w Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (must have upon hire)
  • Basic level computer skills an asset
  • Vision: Visual standards are RCMP-V4 (eye glasses permitted)
  • Able to use both hands
  • Occasionally required to manipulate / lift up to 20 kg 
  • Able to bend at the waist and climb stairs without restrictions or the use of assistive devices
  • Bilingual Guards may be required for some communities
  • WHIMS is an asset

Required Training

Duty-specific guard training provided to successful candidates prior to commencement of guard duties
Refresher training provided to RCMP Guards in accordance with RCMP directives

Note: RCMP Clearances expectation is three (3) months – shifts will be granted when clearances are complete.

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals, please complete our online application form. E-mail guards@commissionaires.bc.ca

Or fax to 250 763-1099

or complete  an application at the RCMP Detachment which will be send to this office
In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.
We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Security Officer
Posted: 28 Oct 2014
Job #: 20045
Location: Vancouver
Closing:

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TitleSecurity Officer
CityVancouver
LocationFalse Creek Port Authority
Date Posted28 Oct 2014
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual
Salary/Wage$12.70
Job Posting #20045

Job Overview

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

As one of BC’s largest security organization, Commissionaires BC, provides comprehensive security solutions that integrate highly trained people and technology. We are dedicated to providing employment for Canadians with varied backgrounds, including responsible citizens, students, seniors, and ex-police and military. Our continued growth requires some additional expertise to complement our team. To learn more visit us at www.commissionaires.ca

Job Profile

False Creek Harbour Authority (Granville Island) – Security Officer – On-Call Casual

HOURS OF WORK
ON-CALL – Nights (11:30pm to 8am)

OVERVIEW
Commissionaires BC is looking for individuals with excellent communication skills and a positive ‘can-do’ attitude to provide superior customer service, security and protection for our client sites.

As a frontline representative of Commissionaires BC you are a professional who takes pride in your dress and deportment. You are self-motivated and diligent in providing the best service to our clients and their customers.  You are also highly reliable, have the ability to take direction and can work well under pressure.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• Regular dock patrols ensuring all boats are tied up appropriately
• Provide superior customer service to clients and general public
• Proactively respond and resolve emergency situations and conflicts
• Complete  evacuation and emergency response procedures
• Clearly write daily logs and reports of all incidents.
• Effectively communication problems or concerns to the Site Supervisor.
• Possess excellent multi-tasking, problem solving, prioritizing and organizational abilities
• Maintain ongoing knowledge of and perform all duties with high safety standards

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

KEY QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
• To be successful you must have resided in Canada for the last five years and not been out of the country for more than six months at a time in order to complete required security clearances.
• Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public
• Hold a valid BC Security License and Occupational First Aid Level 1 or be willing to complete training and testing.
• Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills
• Positive attitude with professional demeanour and strong  interpersonal/customer service skills
• Excellent attention to detail to fulfill job duties and incident report writing
• Excellent problem solving skills and ability to handle emergency situations in a calm and professional manner
• Ability to work independently and make sound decisions in varying situations.
• Willingness to work shifts ranging from 8 hours to 12 hours, rotating days, afternoons and nights as required by client site.
• Physically fit and able to stand for long periods and able to work in a range of weather conditions throughout shift including working indoors and outdoors.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience working with computers plus other office equipment such as fax and photocopiers preferred
• Valid BC Driver’s license is an asset
• Minimum 19 years of age, High School diploma, good physical health
• Fluency  in French (verbal and written)  is an asset

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals, please forward your resume detailing your relevant background quoting “False Creek – On Call Security” in the subject line.

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Detention Guard – Agassiz RCMP Detachment
Posted: 7 Oct 2014
Job #: dg/ag/10
Location: Agassiz, BC
Closing: 31 Dec 2014

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TitleDetention Guard – Agassiz RCMP Detachment
CityAgassiz, BC
LocationAgassiz RCMP Detachment
Date Posted7 Oct 2014
Closing Date31 Dec 2014
Hours of WorkShift
Salary/Wage$15.75
Job Posting #dg/ag/10

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 min. drive of the Detachment.

Physical handling of prisoners is not a job requirement for Detention Guards.  Any movement of Prisoners will be conducted by the RCMP.  Guard duties are to monitor prisoners and to document prisoner movement/activities, as per RCMP policy guidelines.

Benefits

Hourly salary $15.75 and an additional $0.25 per hour shirt allowance,
* 4% vacation pay, uniform  shirt supplied,
* AD&D Insurance in effect for portal to portal
* EAP (Employee Assistance  Program)
* Many discounts offered to employees of Commissionaires BC (listed on employee website)

Job Profile

Monitor all prisoners to ensure their security and well-being
* Observe and check prisoners frequently and irregularly
* Assist RCMP member when required to search prisoners (training provided)
* Organize meals, record prisoner activity and maintain a prisoner activity logbook
* Watch prisoners while in hospital when required

* Maintain cleanliness and tidiness of cells when vacated or arrange janitor assistance
* Record and report any damages or repairs to cells
* Conduct searches of cells prior to occupation and when cells are vacated
* Maintain cellblock security (ensure cell doors are locked at all times)
* Ensure cellblock keys are tagged and stored safely
* Ensure all personal effects removed from prisoners are properly secured
* Monitor fire safety and be fully conversant with fire orders
* Handle and dispense laundry items
* Under the supervision of the RCMP Officer, dispense approved prescription medications to persons in  custody; and
* Perform other duties particular to that station or detachment as outlined in the Unit

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

At a minimum, Guards must meet the following educational and training qualifications prior to commencement of Guard duties.
* Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak in English or French as appropriate
* Valid level one First Aid Certificate c/w Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (must have upon hire)
* Basic level computer skills an asset
* Vision: Visual standards are RCMP-V4 (eye glasses permitted)
* Able to use both hands
* Occasionally required to manipulate/lift up to 20 kg
* Able to bend at the waist and climb stairs without restrictions or the use of assistive devices
* Bilingual Guards may be required for some communities

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Required Training provided:
* Duty-specific Guard training provided to successful candidates prior to commencement of Guard duties
* Refresher training provided every 6 months in accordance with RCMP directives.
Note:  RCMP Clearances can take up to three (3) months – must be willing to wait and be available upon completion of clearances.

Application Procedure

Application Procedure
If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals please submit your resume to guards@commissionaires.bc.ca, or apply on line at www.commissionaires.bc.ca or fax to 250 763-1099
All qualified applicants will be given full consideration, however in accordance with  Commissionaires mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference.
We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Detention Guard – RCMP Detachment
Posted: 2 Oct 2014
Job #: DG-HO-10/14
Location: Hope
Closing: 31 Jan 2014

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TitleDetention Guard – RCMP Detachment
CityHope
LocationHope RCMP Detachment
Date Posted2 Oct 2014
Closing Date31 Jan 2014
Hours of WorkCasual – call in as required – shift work
Job Posting #DG-HO-10/14

Job Overview

Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 min. drive of the Detachment.

Physical handling of prisoners is not a job requirement for Detention Guards.  Any movement of Prisoners will be conducted by the RCMP.  Guard duties are to monitor prisoners and to document prisoner movement/activities, as per RCMP policy guidelines.

Benefits

* Hourly salary $15.75 and an additional $0.25 per hour shirt allowance,
* 4% vacation pay, uniform  shirt supplied,
* AD&D Insurance in effect for portal to portal
* EAP (Employee Assistance  Program)
* Many discounts offered to employees of Commissionaires BC (listed on employee website)

Job Profile

  • Monitor all prisoners to ensure their security and well-being
  • Observe and check prisoners frequently and irregularly
  • Assist RCMP member when required to search prisoners (training provided)
  • Organize meals, record prisoner activity and maintain a prisoner activity logbook
  • Watch prisoners while in hospital when required
  • Maintain cleanliness and tidiness of cells when vacated or arrange janitor assistance
  • Record and report any damages or repairs to cells
  • Conduct searches of cells prior to occupation and when cells are vacated
  • Maintain cellblock security (ensure cell doors are locked at all times)
  • Ensure cellblock keys are tagged and stored safely
  • Ensure all personal effects removed from prisoners are properly secured
  • Monitor fire safety and be fully conversant with fire orders
  • Handle and dispense laundry items
  • Under the supervision of the RCMP Officer, dispense approved prescription medications to persons in  custody; and
  • Perform other duties particular to that station or detachment as outlined in the Unit

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

At a minimum, Guards must meet the following educational and training qualifications prior to commencement of Guard duties.

  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak in English or French as appropriate
  • Valid level one First Aid Certificate c/w Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (must have upon hire)
  • Basic level computer skills an asset
  • Vision: Visual standards are RCMP-V4 (eye glasses permitted)
  • Able to use both hands
  • Occasionally required to manipulate/lift up to 20 kg
  • Able to bend at the waist and climb stairs without restrictions or the use of assistive devices
  • Bilingual Guards may be required for some communities
  • WHIMS is an asset.

Required Training

  • Duty-specific Guard training provided to successful candidates prior to commencement of Guard duties
  • Refresher training  provided  every 6 months to Guards in accordance with RCMP directives.

Note:RCMP Clearances can take up to three (3) months – must be willing to wait and be available upon completion of clearances.

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals please submit your resume to guards@commissionaires.bc.ca, or apply on line at www.commissionaires.bc.ca or fax to 250 763-1099
All qualified applicants will be given full consideration, however in accordance with  Commissionaires mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference.
We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Service & Response Coordinator
Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Job #: 20001
Location: Vancouver
Closing:

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TitleService & Response Coordinator
CityVancouver
LocationCommissionaires BC Corporate Head Office
Date Posted30 Sep 2014
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual. You must be able to work a variety of shifts covering a 24 hour x 7 days/week operation centre. This includes over night shifts and holidays.
Salary/Wage$17.50/hr
Job Posting #20001

Job Overview

As BC’s largest security organization, Commissionaires BC, provides comprehensive security solutions that integrate highly trained people and technology. We are dedicated to providing employment for Canadians with varied backgrounds, including responsible citizens, students, and ex-servicemen.

Our continued growth requires us to hire and train a bright, individual to be on-call to support our team. We offer paid training for this position and encourage your continued growth and success with Commissionaires BC. To learn more visit us at www.commissionaires.bc.ca.

Please note that this is 24/7 operation requiring successful applicants to be available for day, evening, graveyards shifts.

Job Profile

As the Service & Response Coordinator you will support existing and current work sites with temporary staffing coverage for short term needs such as vacation, sickness and contract escort services. These services are provided to private and government clients at various sites throughout the Lower Mainland. You will also monitor and respond to a web based lone worker program that ensures the safety and welfare of any employee who is working in an isolated location.

Key Accountabilities

  • Respond to and monitor inbound supervisor and client staffing requirements in a timely manner understanding the site and character requirements
  • Select an appropriate staff member to fill the request from a casual bank of commissionaires
  • Provide a complete and accurate briefing of work to commissionaires allocated to the work assignment
  • Conduct a follow up and review with the client and commissionaire member to ensure quality performance and collect any feedback
  • Responsible for maintaining and updating the workforce schedule system to ensure accurate personnel information is recorded in a timely manner
  • Accurate completion of order and review of worked hours via completion of timesheet for submission to Manager, Operational Support for sign off
  • Expected to visit sites in conjunction with Business Unit managers to understand operation and site requirements
  • Responsible for ad hoc reports as required to the Finance team for billing information
  • Perform accurate entry into Operations Pass-on-Books to maintain detailed and professional handovers at every shift change
  • Ability to conduct written reports, perform note taking and record incidents accurately
  • Contribute new ideas and feedback to enhance effectiveness of the Operations Centre
  • Expected to take responsibility and initiative for mini projects and other assigned tasks that support the unit and organization.
  • Support the Interior Operations Centre (Kelowna) as and when needed with the aptitude to understand how others actions and decisions impact both Operations Centres

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a customer service environment
  • Previous work experience in call centres, operations and logistics would be beneficial to the role
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven time management skills, expected to prioritize tasks and to arrive for shifts promptly for handovers
  • Must be able to work all shifts, flexibility and adaptability with schedule assignment
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and stay calm under pressure in the event of a reported emergency
  • Excellent computer skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Excel and Outlook – aptitude to learn a workforce scheduling system
  • Superior customer service skills and professional telephone manner
  • Excellent administrative skills with attention to detail, accurate order processing and follow up
  • Strong team player and highly organized
  • Capable of obtaining security clearances and criminal background checks
  • Valid BC Drivers Licence in good standing
  • Will be tested on written report skills, typing speed and knowledge of computer software
  • Ability to work in a diverse workforce, treating all staff fairly and equally

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals please submit your resume using the Apply link and complete our online application form.

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Public Safety – Long Term Opportunities Available
Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Job #: PS – 001
Location: Burnaby
Closing:

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TitlePublic Safety – Long Term Opportunities Available
CityBurnaby
LocationPublic Safety
Date Posted30 Sep 2014
Closing Date
Hours of WorkVaries
Job Posting #PS – 001

Job Overview

Site Location:   Public Safety - Burnaby
Title:   Patrol/Guard/Security Operations Centre
Hours of Work:  Night / Evening / Day shifts (including weekends and holidays)

Job Profile

• Meet and greet visitors and Site staff members.
• Respond to inquiries in line with site access protocols.
• Participate in Site Scenario Training, on-job-training and refresher training as required.
• Ensure confidentiality for staff members and the site
• Maintain a safe environment for all personnel and the public.
• Actively seek methods and procedures that will enhance site operations.
• Carry out any other related duties as requested by the client or Site Supervisor.
• Enforces security of site building.
• Closely monitors security cameras.
• Responds to emergency situations by dispatching security personnel to the scene.
• Liaises with all security personnel on site regarding specific activities or concerns, reviewing situations through security camera system and reporting or advising of response required.
• Maintains open communication with all security personnel on site and assigned to various posts.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS
• Be of good character, sound mind, honest, trustworthy, reliable and capable of obtaining a Top Secret Clearance
• Top Secret Clearance process include a thorough investigation on past activities, associations and your character; examination of vices, dishonesty, and financial status; polygraph test – must complete and pass testing.
• 1 to 2 years experience within Commissionaires BC or similar is considered an asset.
• Hold a valid Security License
• Possesses an OFA Level 1 Certificate
• Basic level computer skills with working knowledge in MS Office applications
• Preference will be given to military/RCMP veterans
•This site is operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Candidates must be willing and available for nights, evenings, weekends, and holidays.
• Fit and able to walk on a regular basis in order to conduct internal patrols of floors and stairwells. Ability to negotiate stairs and walk long distances.
• When required – ability to sit for more than 75% of each shift.
• Excellent communications (oral and written) skills.
• Proficient report writing skills.
• Exceptional customer service skills.
• Ability to prioritize, multi task and work under pressure in a dynamic work environment.

Application Procedure

If you enjoy working with a team of committed professionals please submit your resume using the Apply link and complete our online application form.

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Security Guards – Prince George
Posted: 24 Sep 2014
Job #: pg/09/14
Location: Prince George
Closing: 24 Nov 2014

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TitleSecurity Guards – Prince George
CityPrince George
LocationPrince George – Airport
Date Posted24 Sep 2014
Closing Date24 Nov 2014
Hours of WorkShift Work – including weekends
Job Posting #pg/09/14

Job Overview

Commissionaires BC is looking for versatile and highly motivated security professionals to augment our team in Prince George,  as successful candidate you must be:
* Highly reliable, have excellent interpersonal and verbal communications skills,
* Able to pass a criminal background check and Enhanced Security Clearance.

Job Profile

JOB PROFILE
Under the direction of Site Supervisor and  Operations Management, the commissionaire will follow established  post orders indicative  to the site and location which could include;

* Foot Patrol
* Static Guarding
* Monitor surveillance  cameras
* Administrative duties
Confidentiality is a must, along with providing superior customer service, security, and protection to clients and the client’s property and asset .

Commissionaires BC is an active participant in the Lone Worker Program for all employees working alone.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

BST and Valid BC Security License or willing  to obtain in a timely manner.
(see JIBC  (Justice Institute) for on-line course or other training institute.
* Must have average to good computer skills, due to scope and nature of work
* Military or RCMP experience is an asset

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
* Strong attention to detail
* Leadership skills

Application Procedure

If you are looking  to work with a  team of committed and established professionals, please e-mail  careers.si@commissionaries.bc.ca  your résumé detailing your relevant background or  apply online to www.commissionaires.bc.ca  or fax your resume to 250 763 1099  quote PG/09/14
We appreciate the interest of all applicants however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
Commissionaires BC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Security Professionals
Posted: 16 Sep 2014
Job #: 20027
Location: Coquitlam
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TitleSecurity Professionals
CityCoquitlam
LocationFactors Group of Nutritional Companies
Date Posted16 Sep 2014
Closing Date
Hours of WorkWeekends – day shifts
Salary/Wage$13
Job Posting #20027

Job Overview

As BC’s largest security organization, Commissionaires provide comprehensive security solutions that integrate highly trained people and technology. Through our extensive experience in the security industry we have truly learned the positive effects that proper customer service can have on conducting effective security services.

Commissionaires BC provides security support to the Natural Factors Head Office located in Coquitlam.  They are renowned for developing condition-specific solutions for consumers’ most common health concerns.

Job Profile

Security duties will/can include, but are not limited to, the following:

• CCTV Camera Monitoring
• Regular patrols to ensure assets and zones are secure;
• Protection of people and property;
• Maintain a site presence;
• Answer emergency calls;
• Responding to alarms, and act as first responders;
• Assisting parking authorities;
• Alarm response;
• Incident Management of any security emergencies;
• Reporting of occurrence statistics;
• Unlocking/securing of building areas as required;
• Answering of inquiries and providing general customer service;
• Recording and reporting any suspicious activity;
• Generation of internal and external reports on site statistics; and
• Other duties as required

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

• Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public.
• Hold a valid BC Security License.
• Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills.
• Intermediate computer skills would be an asset.
• Positive attitude with professional demeanour and strong interpersonal/customer service skills.
• Excellent attention to detail to fulfill job duties and incident report writing.
• Excellent problem solving skills and ability to handle emergency situations in a calm and professional manner.
• Ability to work independently and make sound decisions in varying situations.
• Physically fit and able to stand for long periods and able to work in a range of weather. conditions throughout shift including working indoors and outdoors.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience working with computers plus other office equipment such as fax and photocopiers preferred.
• Minimum 19 years of age, High School diploma, and good physical health.

Application Procedure

If you enjoy working with a team of committed professionals please submit your resume using the Apply link and complete our online application form.

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Detention Guard – Pemberton RCMP Detachment
Posted: 1 Sep 2014
Job #: DG-PEMB
Location: Pemberton
Closing: 31 Dec 2014

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TitleDetention Guard – Pemberton RCMP Detachment
CityPemberton
LocationPemberton RCMP Detachment
Date Posted1 Sep 2014
Closing Date31 Dec 2014
Hours of WorkCasual – call in as required
Salary/Wage$15.75 per hour. ; 4% vacation pay – paid annually
Job Posting #DG-PEMB

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 min. drive of the Detachment.

Physical handling of prisoners is not a job requirement for Detention Guards.  Any movement of Prisoners will be conducted by the RCMP.  Guard duties are to monitor prisoners and to document prisoner movement/activities, as per RCMP policy guidelines.

Job Profile

  • Monitor all prisoners to ensure their security and well being
  • Observe and check prisoners frequently and irregularly
  • Assist RCMP member when required to search prisoners (training provided)
  • Organize meals, record prisoner activity and maintain a prisoner activity logbook
  • Watch prisoners while in hospital when required
  • Maintain cleanliness and tidiness of cells when vacated or arrange janitor assistance
  • Record and report any damages or repairs to cells
  • Conduct searches of cells prior to occupation and when cells are vacated
  • Maintain cellblock security (ensure cell doors are locked at all times)
  • Ensure cellblock keys are tagged and stored safely
  • Ensure all personal effects removed from prisoners are properly secured
  • Monitor fire safety and be fully conversant with fire orders
  • Handle and dispense laundry items
  • Under the supervision of the RCMP Officer, dispense approved prescription medications to persons in custody
  • Perform other duties particular to that station or detachment as outlined in the Unit

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

At a minimum, Guards must meet the following educational and training qualifications prior to commencement of Guard duties.

  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak in English or French as appropriate
  • Bilingual Guards may be required for some communities
  • Basic level computer skills an asset
  • Vision: Visual standards are RCMP-V4 (eye glasses permitted)
  • Able to use both hands
  • Occasionally required to manipulate/lift up to 20 kg
  • Able to bend at the waist and climb stairs without restrictions or the use of assistance devices
  • Must have valid level one First Aid Certificate c/w Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • WHMIS Certificate would be an asset

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Required Training

  • Duty-specific guard training provided to successful candidates prior to commencement of guard duties
  • Refresher training provided to RCMP guards in accordance with RCMP directives

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals please submit your resume using the Apply link and complete our online application form or send your resume to guards@commissionaires.bc.ca please quote: Pemberton Guard in subject line, Questions regarding position call HR Manager at 250 979-4778

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Detention Guard – McBride RCMP Detachment
Posted: 15 Jul 2014
Job #: DG/MCB
Location: McBride, BC
Closing: 15 Sep 2014

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TitleDetention Guard – McBride RCMP Detachment
CityMcBride, BC
LocationMcBride RCMP Detachment
Date Posted15 Jul 2014
Closing Date15 Sep 2014
Hours of WorkShift work
Salary/Wage$15.75 per hour
Job Posting #DG/MCB

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 min. drive of the Detachment.

Physical handling of prisoners is not a job requirement for Detention Guards.  Any movement of Prisoners will be conducted by the RCMP.  Guard duties are to monitor prisoners and to document prisoner movement/activities, as per RCMP policy guidelines.

Job Profile

Monitor all prisoners to ensure their security and well being;

  • Observe and check prisoners frequently and irregularly;
  • Assist RCMP member when required to search prisoners (training provided);
  • Organize meals, record prisoner activity and maintain a prisoner activity logbook;
  • Watch prisoners while in hospital when required;
  • Maintain cleanliness and tidiness of cells when vacated or arrange janitor assistance;
  • Record and report any damages or repairs to cells;
  • Conduct searches of cells prior to occupation and when cells are vacated;
  • Maintain cellblock security (ensure cell doors are locked at all times);
  • Ensure cellblock keys are tagged and stored safely;
  • Ensure all personal effects removed from prisoners are properly secured;
  • Monitor fire safety and be fully conversant with fire orders;
  • Handle and dispense laundry items;
  • Under the supervision of the RCMP Officer, dispense approved prescription medications to persons in  custody and :
  • Perform other duties particular to that station or detachment as outlined in the Unit.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

At a minimum, Guards must meet the following educational and training qualifications prior to commencement of Guard duties.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak in English or French as appropriate;
  • Bilingual Guards may be required for some communities;
  • Basic level computer skills an asset;
  • Vision: Visual standards are RCMP-V4 (eye glasses permitted);
  • Able to use both hands;
  • Occasionally required to manipulate/lift up to 20 kg;
  • Able to bend at the waist and climb stairs without restrictions or the use of assistive devices; and
  • Valid level one First Aid Certificate c/w Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

Duty-specific Guard training  provided to successful candidates prior to commencement of Guard duties; and

  • Refresher training provided to RCMP Guards in accordance with RCMP directives;

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals, please complete our online application form. E-mail guards@commissionaires.bc.ca Or fax to 250 763-1099 or complete  an application at the RCMP Detachment
In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Security Professionals – Veteran positions
Posted: 31 May 2013
Job #: VETERAN
Location: Vancouver, Burnaby, Chilliwack and Surrey
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TitleSecurity Professionals – Veteran positions
CityVancouver, Burnaby, Chilliwack and Surrey
LocationVarious Locations
Date Posted31 May 2013
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual to full-time positions available
Job Posting #VETERAN

Job Overview

Have you served in the Canadian Forces? Are you an ex-RCMP Officer?

WE ARE CALLING ON VETERANS & EX-RCMP OFFICERS FOR DUTY WITH COMMISSIONAIRES BC

If you are physically fit, highly reliable, have excellent verbal and written English communications skills, work well under pressure and can complete and obtain a criminal background check and enhanced security clearance then JOIN US TO SHARE YOUR EXPERIENCE AND HELP PROTECT CANADIANS.

Job Profile

Our continued growth requires some additional expertise to complement our team. These are casual to full-time positions. As former Canadian Forces and RCMP members you will use your experience to continue doing what you have been professionally trained for —protecting Canadians. To learn more visit us at www.commissionaires.bc.ca.

We offer you a competitive start rate, flexibility and benefits for part-time and full-time positions. We have created a work environment that respects our team of professionals and provides opportunities for enriching skills and allowing commissionaires to achieve their personal goals.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Former Canadian Forces (Regular / Reserve) or RCMP service
  • Basic Security License or willing to train and obtain one
  • Customer service experience and good computer skills
  • Clear criminal record and able to obtain Secret Security clearance (min 10 years verifiable history)
  • Minimum 18 years of age, High School diploma, good physical health
  • Willing and able to work irregular hours (days, afternoons, midnights, weekends and holidays)
  • Previous employment as a security guard an asset

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals please submit your resume using the Apply link and complete our online application form.

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Security Officer – Reserve Division
Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Job #: 80404
Location: Vancouver, Surrey, Burnaby, Richmond
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TitleSecurity Officer – Reserve Division
CityVancouver, Surrey, Burnaby, Richmond
LocationVarious Locations
Date Posted11 Apr 2013
Closing Date
Hours of WorkVarious: Full time, Part time and Casual Available
Various ShiftsShifts could include: mornings (7am-3pm), afternoons (3pm-11pm) and nights (11pm to 7am). Will vary based on the job assignment.
Assignments

Potential assignments could be: RCMP sites, bike patrol, escort services, animal control, bylaw enforcement and general security.

HOURS OF WORK/AVAILABILITY ON-CALL, CASUAL with a minimum of four shifts availability per week across a seven day period is preferred.  Those applicants with more availability will be given preference.

Shifts could include: mornings (7am-3pm), afternoons (3pm-11pm) and nights (11pm to 7am) but will vary based on the job assignment.

LOCATIONS

We have various locations to offer.  However, the bulk of our sites reside in Vancouver, Burnaby and Surrey.  Access to a vehicle is an asset but most sites are located on the transit line.

LONG TERM

Commissionaires on the Reserve Division will be considered for permanent and full time opportunities in Security and Enforcement based on performance.

Job Posting #80404

Job Overview

As one of BC’s largest security organization, we provide comprehensive security solutions that integrate highly trained people and technology. We are looking for individuals with excellent communication skills and a positive ‘can-do’ attitude to provide superior customer service, security and protection for our client sites. As a frontline representative, you are a professional who takes pride in your dress and deportment. Commissionaires on the Reserve Division will be considered for permanent opportunities in Security and Enforcement based on performance.

Job Profile

  • Provide superior customer service to clients and general public
  • Conduct security patrols of assigned buildings and provide access control
  • Proactively respond and resolve emergency situations and conflicts
  • Complete evacuation and emergency response procedures
  • Clearly write daily logs and reports of all incidents
  • Effectively communication problems or concerns to the site supervisor
  • Possess excellent multi-tasking, problem solving, prioritizing and organizational abilities
  • Maintain ongoing knowledge of and perform all duties with high safety standards

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • To be successful you must have resided in Canada for the last five years and not been out of the country for more than six months at a time in order to complete required security clearances
  • Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public
  • Hold a valid BC Security License and Occupational First Aid Level 1 or be willing to complete training and testing
  • Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills
  • Intermediate computer skills would be an asset
  • Positive attitude with professional demeanour and strong interpersonal / customer service skills
  • Excellent attention to detail to fulfill job duties and incident report writing
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to handle emergency situations in a calm and professional manner
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions in varying situations
  • Willingness to work shifts ranging from 8 hours to 12 hours, rotating days, afternoons and nights as required by client site
  • Physically fit and able to stand for long periods and able to work in a range of weather. conditions throughout shift including working indoors and outdoors
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience working with computers plus other office equipment such as fax and photocopiers preferred
  • Valid BC Driver’s license is an asset
  • Minimum 19 years of age, High School diploma, and good physical health
  • Fluency in French (verbal and written) is an asset

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals please submit your resume using the Apply link and complete our online application form.

In accordance with our mandate, applicants with service in the Canadian Forces or RCMP will be given preference, however, all qualified applicants will be considered.

We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.