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.

Receptionist
Posted: 3 Sep 2015
Job #: VAN-REC
Location: Vancouver
Closing: 17 Sep 2015

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TitleReceptionist
CityVancouver
Date Posted3 Sep 2015
Closing Date17 Sep 2015
Hours of WorkFull Time
Job Posting #VAN-REC

Job Overview

Reporting to the Office Manager the Receptionist is accountable to provide reception duties at the Vancouver Head Office and support as needed to the Office Manager in the areas of office functionality, supplies, and event planning and coordination.

Job Profile

  • Assist in the management of administrative and general office resources and equipment;
  • Assess and direct all in-coming telephone calls and walk-in inquires including: existing and potential customers and clients, contractors, building management staff and company employees in a professional manner;
  • Assist in the maintenance, update and improvement of the corporate telephone directory and phone scripting;
  • Ensure administrative support requirements of Head Office are provided in a seamless manner, including the professional appearance and operation of the office and its functions;
  • Assist in the coordination of any internal desk moves;
  • Sort all incoming and outgoing mail and couriers as required;
  • Develop and document administrative procedures and performance measures in compliance with policies;
  • Order and maintain required level of office supplies, track and code invoices for the Vancouver Head Office and for specific sites as requested;
  • Assist in the planning and execution of corporate events by arranging venues, menu planning etc., including but not limited to: Annual Awards Dinner, Annual Information Meetings etc.;
  • Help to coordinate company policy updates and support policy writers with editing and formatting for consistency as required;
  • Assist in the coordination of business insurance policies and liaison to insurers;
  • Assist in the maintenance and renewal of corporate Security and Municipal Business Licences as required;
  • Point of contact for:
    • IT questions and delegation to corporate outsourced IT support (LogDev);
    • Office phones and equipment;
    • Company Intranet;
  • Point of contact for lower mainland company vehicles including:
    • Assist in the set-up and monitoring of Treo accounts;
    • Assist in the set-up and maintenance of Vancouver Head Office Diamond Parking account;
    • Assist in the processing of vehicle insurance claims as required;
  • Member of the Electronic Recycling Association;
  • Lead consistent office green efforts;
  • Maintain required amount of postage funds;
  • Assist in the control of authorized access to Vancouver Head Office facilities through issuance of keys and access cards;
  • Ensure compliance with ISO standards and initiate/follow-up on non-conformance reports (NCRs) related to administrative functions as required;
  • Redirect business inquiries regarding products and services as required;
  • Arrange travel and accommodation for staff and employees as required;
  • Perform other office administration duties as assigned; this is an evolving position and responsibility may shift over time.

Accountabilities

  • Be the first point of contact on the telephone and in person representing the company and brand professionally;
  • Monitor, report and ensure maintenance of company’s green initiatives;
  • Arrange for Reception coverage for holidays and time off.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Education: High school diploma required along with a post-secondary degree or diploma in business administration preferred;
  • Experience: Minimum 1-2 years of experience working in office administration.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • High energy, proactive self-starter with excellent customer service and problem-solving skills;
  • Proven skills in developing and maintaining effective relationships internally and externally;
  • Superior organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize under pressure and work with minimum supervision;
  • Excellent communication both oral and written with the ability to edit;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Ability to think strategically, act tactically and demonstrate good judgment;
  • Ability to demonstrate a high level of professionalism, tact and diplomacy;
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines;
  • Proven ability to take accountability for personal actions and decisions.

Professional / Technical Knowledge (Minimum Required)

  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills, with previous experience working with Microsoft Office:  Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.;
  • Able to learn in-house software systems (CEMS, etc.);
  • Good knowledge of all office equipment, including postage machine, printers and other machinery;
  • Good knowledge of the Privacy Act;
  • Strong writing skills with an eye for detail to presentation and grammar;
  • Strong communication and relationship-building skills;
  • Able to function as part of a team and work individually.

Required Security Clearances 

  • Government of Canada Reliability Status clearance as a minimum requiring 5 years of residence in Canada; potential to achieve Secret clearance in the future.

Service & Response Coordinator
Posted: 28 Aug 2015
Job #: 20001
Location: Vancouver
Closing: 14 Sep 2015

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TitleService & Response Coordinator
CityVancouver
LocationCommissionaires BC Corporate Head Office
Date Posted28 Aug 2015
Closing Date14 Sep 2015
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, weekends and holidays.
Job Posting #20001

Job Overview

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, 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.

Detention Guard – RCMP Detachment
Posted: 25 Aug 2015
Job #: DG-HO-10/14
Location: Hope
Closing: 30 Sep 2015

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TitleDetention Guard – RCMP Detachment
CityHope
LocationHope RCMP Detachment
Date Posted25 Aug 2015
Closing Date30 Sep 2015
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

* Competitive wage and additional shift 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 604-681-9864
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: 17 Aug 2015
Job #: DG-CHET-0-13
Location: Chetwynd, BC
Closing:

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TitleDetention Guard – RCMP Detachment
CityChetwynd, BC
LocationChetwynd RCMP Detachment
Date Posted17 Aug 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – call in as required – shift work
# of Positions2
Job Posting #DG-CHET-0-13

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

  • Competitive wage and additional shift 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, detention 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 to RCMP 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 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 – Stewart RCMP Detachment
Posted: 24 Jul 2015
Job #: DG/Stewart
Location: Stewart, BC
Closing:

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TitleDetention Guard – Stewart RCMP Detachment
CityStewart, BC
LocationRCMP Detachment Stewart
Date Posted24 Jul 2015
Closing Date
Hours of Workshift work – days, evenings, nights , weekends (Casual)
Job Posting #DG/Stewart

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.

4% vacation pay, uniform shirt. AD&D Insurance in effect portal to portal

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;
* 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.

Application Procedure

If you would enjoy working with our team of committed professionals, please complete our online application form. Or 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.

Detention Guard – Oliver RCMP
Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Job #: DG/OLI
Location: Oliver
Closing: 3 Sep 2015

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TitleDetention Guard – Oliver RCMP
CityOliver
LocationOliver
Date Posted17 Jul 2015
Closing Date3 Sep 2015
Hours of Workcasual – shift, days, evenings, graveyards
Job Posting #DG/OLI

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

OFA 2 Certified Security Guard (Vancouver)
Posted: 16 Jul 2015
Job #: 20025
Location: Vancouver
Closing:

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TitleOFA 2 Certified Security Guard (Vancouver)
CityVancouver
LocationEcomm
Date Posted16 Jul 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – Part time
Salary/Wage$16.70
Job Posting #20025

Job Profile

Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Provide superior customer service to clients and general public.
  • Provide access control at main gate/desk and issue out passes as required.
  • Monitor and log all deliveries.
  • Report all incidences to the site supervisor and provide investigation reports.
  • Liaise with outside companies that the client and commissionaires BC utilize for the site
  • Ensuring that the workstation, equipment and first aid area is kept clean and organized.
  • Ensure that all loaned equipment is serviceable once returned on afternoon shifts.
  • Ensure that all outstanding passes and equipment are carried over on the log on graveyard shifts.
  • All other duties assigned by the site supervisor and operations management.

The above duties are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Commissionaire. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public.
  • Hold a valid BC Security License and Occupational First Aid Level 2.
  • Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills.
  • Intermediate computer skills would be an asset with proficiency in Microsoft Office, and other office equipment including faxes and photocopiers.
  • 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.

This position also requires the successful candidate to pass VPD clearances to work at Ecomm and a criminal background check for both sites.

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 – Barriere RCMP
Posted: 16 Jul 2015
Job #: DG/Bar
Location: Barriere
Closing:

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TitleDetention Guard – Barriere RCMP
CityBarriere
LocationBarriere
Date Posted16 Jul 2015
Closing Date
Hours of Workcasual – shift, days, evenings, graveyards
Job Posting #DG/Bar

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Detention Guard – Houston RCMP
Posted: 16 Jul 2015
Job #: DG/HOU
Location: Houston, BC
Closing: 3 Sep 2015

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TitleDetention Guard – Houston RCMP
CityHouston, BC
LocationHouston RCMP Detachment
Date Posted16 Jul 2015
Closing Date3 Sep 2015
Hours of WorkCasual – shift work – days, evenings, nights, weekends – must commit to working shifts
Job Posting #DG/HOU

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Detention Guard – Sicamous Detention
Posted: 30 Jun 2015
Job #: DG/SIC
Location: SICAMOUS. BC
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TitleDetention Guard – Sicamous Detention
CitySICAMOUS. BC
LocationRCMP Detachment
Date Posted30 Jun 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – call- in as required – shift work
Job Posting #DG/SIC

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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; and
* Bilingual Guards may be required for some communities;
* WHIMS is an asset

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;
Note:  The RCMP Security Clearances is a process that can take up to three (3) months – a commitment to wait for this is an expectation of this position.  Due to the casual hours of this position the ideal candidate is a person who is semi-retired or a person requiring supplemental income.

Application Procedure

If you enjoy working with a team of committed professionals, please complete our online application form  www.commissionaires.bc.ca available positions or e-mail resume to guards@commissionaires.bc.ca or VISIT the RCMP Detachment and complete and submit an application.  Please quote the job posting number.
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-RCMP Detachment
Posted: 30 Jun 2015
Job #: DG-CHASE-04-2014
Location: Chase
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TitleDetention Guard-RCMP Detachment
CityChase
LocationChase RCMP Detachment
Date Posted30 Jun 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual- call in as required – shift work
# of positions4
Job Posting #DG-CHASE-04-2014

Job Overview

  • 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

Job Profile

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

Required Qualifications

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.

  • 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 assetRequired Training
  • Duty-specific guard training provided to successful candidates prior to commencement of guard duties
  • Refresher training provided to detention guards-RCMP in accordance with RCMP directivesNote:   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 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.

Veterinarian Technician
Posted: 8 Jun 2015
Job #: 20006
Location: Surrey
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TitleVeterinarian Technician
CitySurrey
LocationCity of Surrey
Date Posted8 Jun 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkFriday – Monday
Job Posting #20006

Job Overview

The Veterinarian Technician’s primary role is to care for the health and well-being of the animals in the Facility’s care. The primary focus will be on the assessments of animal health, administering medications, ensuring proper quarantining of sick animals and coordinating with Veterinarians on further medical care as required.

Job Profile

  • Following policies and procedures as set out in Post Orders under direction from the site supervisor
  • Maintaining the health and welfare of animals
  • Administering medications
  • Performing animal care duties, such as nail clipping and bathing as required
  • Disease control, including the quarantining of sick animals, recommendations for treatment, cleaning and preventative measures
  • Providing for the humane destruction of animals according to the BC SPCA Animal Welfare Committee’s approved recommendations
  • Coordinating veterinary care as required for sick or injured animals
  • Observing, evaluating and recording animal behaviours and reporting any behavioural issues or concerns to the site supervisor
  • Grooming and socializing of the animals as time permits
  • Assisting the adoption coordinator as required for the viewing and processing of animals
  • Ensuring public safety
  • Using discretion and good judgment at all times
  • Working with diverse groups of people in a professional, respectful manner
  • Following direction for all other duties as assigned by the site supervisor

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Previous experience in a same or similar role
  • Must be physically fit and be able to carry a minimum of 20 lbs
  • Have an understanding of dog behavior and body language and be familiar with different dog breeds
  • The ability to learn, understand, interpret, communicate, and enforce the city’s bylaws that pertain to animals
  • The ability and ideally the experience dealing with aggressive dogs
  • Must exhibit examples of dealing with stressful situations
  • Experience in customer service and conflict resolution
  • Strong communication skills both written and spoken with the ability to provide clear, detailed documentation
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • A clean criminal background

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.

Detention Guard – New Hazelton
Posted: 14 May 2015
Job #: DG/NHAZ
Location: New Hazelton
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TitleDetention Guard – New Hazelton
CityNew Hazelton
LocationNew Hazelton Detachment
Date Posted14 May 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – call-in as required – shift work
Job Posting #DG/NHAZ

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Detention Guard – Golden RCMP
Posted: 29 Apr 2015
Job #: DG/Gold
Location: Golden
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TitleDetention Guard – Golden RCMP
CityGolden
LocationGolden
Date Posted29 Apr 2015
Closing Date
Hours of Workcasual – shift, days, evenings, graveyards
Job Posting #DG/Gold

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Detention Guard – Lillooet RCMP
Posted: 19 Apr 2015
Job #: DG/LIL
Location: Lillooet
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TitleDetention Guard – Lillooet RCMP
CityLillooet
LocationLillooet
Date Posted19 Apr 2015
Closing Date
Job Posting #DG/LIL

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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 Professional – North Vancouver
Posted: 26 Mar 2015
Job #: 20029
Location: North Vancouver
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TitleSecurity Professional – North Vancouver
CityNorth Vancouver
Date Posted26 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual relief
Salary/Wage$17.50
Job Posting #20029

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.

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.

Job Profile

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

• Regular patrols to ensure assets and zones are secure;
• CCTV camera monitoring;
• Oversee health and safety training modules for contractors;
• Monitor and take action on all security alarms;
• Take corporate after-hours wide emergency calls and direct caller to appropriate on call staff member for action;
• Act as the radio dispatcher as needed;
• Operate lone-worker program;
• Check in/out all deliveries of chemicals and dangerous goods, verify waybills to ensure deliveries are from authorized suppliers.
• Protection of people and property;
• Maintain a site presence;
• Answer emergency calls;
• Responding to alarms, and act as first responders;
• 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

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

• This position requires a vehicle to access the work site.
• 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.  *Must have access to a car**
• Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills. An English language/proficiency assessment will need to be completed as part of the application.
• Intermediate computer skills would be an asset. Experience with PPM 2000 is 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.

OFA 2 Certified Security Officer (Vancouver)
Posted: 26 Mar 2015
Job #: 20053
Location: Vancouver / Burnaby Area
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TitleOFA 2 Certified Security Officer (Vancouver)
CityVancouver / Burnaby Area
LocationVancouver Police Department
Date Posted26 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual
Job Posting #20053

Job Overview

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Commissionaires is one of Canada’s largest security organizations that offers a unique combination of integrity, experience and innovation. We are comprised of a well-trained, diverse team that enables us to provide the best solutions and highest quality of service in the industry. Commissionaires offers flexible employment and valuable experience for individuals seeking a career in law enforcement or for those looking to make a difference in their community.

All applicants must be certified in OFA Level 2 in order to be considered.

Job Profile

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE:
Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Internal and external patrols including the parkade
  • Access control of VPD staff, including members and civilians, and third party authorized service contractors
  • Act as first responder in building emergencies such as evacuations and medical emergencies
  • Monitoring of CCTV cameras
  • Investigating incidents and completing incident reports clearly and accurately and forward to the client and site supervisor in a timely manner
  • Act as a line of emergency response and provide first aid to all employees in a prompt, easy accessible and appropriate manner. OFA 2 certification is a requirement for this role.
  • Report all incidences to the site supervisor and provide investigation reports.
  • All other duties assigned by the site supervisor and operations management.

The above duties are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Commissionaire. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

At a minimum, applicants must meet the following education, training and qualifications prior to commencement of position duties:

  • All applicants must be willing and be able to successful pass an Enhanced Security Clearance through the VPD.
  • Hold a valid BC Security License, Public Works/Reliability Clearance and Occupational First Aid Level 2.
  • Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public
  • Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills. Fluency in French would also be an asset
  • Intermediate computer skills would be an asset with proficiency in Microsoft Office, and other office equipment including faxes and photocopiers Positive attitude with professional demeanor and strong interpersonal/customer service skills
  • Excellent attention to detail to fulfill job duties regarding daily reports 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
  • Ability to diffuse and negotiate difficult situations
  • Takes pride in dress and deportment
  • Ability to work in a diverse workforce, treating all VPD members, VPD civilians and COV staff fairly and equally.
  • Strong team player skills
  • 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.

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.

Mobile Patrol Officer
Posted: 26 Mar 2015
Job #: Mobile Patrol
Location: Lower Mainland
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TitleMobile Patrol Officer
CityLower Mainland
LocationMobile Patrol
Date Posted26 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkFull Time and Casual – Graveyards
Job Posting #Mobile Patrol

Job Overview

WHY JOIN OUR TEAM: 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 oversee the mobile patrol 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.ca

HOURS OF WORK: Full Time and Casual. You must be able to work a variety of shifts covering a 24 hour x 7 days/week operation centre. This position could include over night shifts and holidays.

Job Profile

• Responsible for ensuring that rules, regulations, procedures and requirements in all aspects of security monitoring are within the assignments specified by Commissionaires BC and the client.
• To act as an ambassador for Commissionaire BC and our clients at all times.
• Respond to all incidents requiring security intervention whilst on the assignment and on duty.
• To maintain confidentiality in all instances at all times, even when not on duty.
• To ensure all duties as laid down in the onsite assignment instructions are followed each shift.
• Train and motivate security staff on individual assignments.
• Ensure that all reported incidents including all incidents involving security personnel are properly recorded in the occurrence log or incident form.
• Undertake regular inspections on all departmental equipment, reporting on the condition of said equipment and/ or damage.
• Complete daily occurrence sheets, showing times and places of patrols, Problems found and general state of areas being patrolled. Complete training sheets for individual staff daily.
• Ensure all Security Staff wear the required standard uniform for their assignment at all times without exception or authorization in writing from the Manager of Client Services.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

• All applicants must have clean criminal background and a 5 year living history in Canada to obtain required Government of Canada clearances
• Candidate must have a valid BC Security Licence;
• Candidate must have a valid Driver’s Licence with a clean driver’s abstract;
• Previous experience in security is required;
• Previous supervisory experience is an asset;
• Strong self-management, organization and entrepreneurial skills;
• Physically and mentally fit to perform all duties required;
• Willingness to work shifts rotating days, afternoons and nights as required;
• Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills;
• Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public while providing superior customer service e to clients and general public;
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience working with computers plus other office equipment such as fax and photocopiers.

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.

OFA 2 Certified Security Officer (North Vancouver)
Posted: 26 Mar 2015
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Location: North Vancouver
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TitleOFA 2 Certified Security Officer (North Vancouver)
CityNorth Vancouver
LocationCanexus Chemicals
Date Posted26 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual to part time
Salary/Wage$17.00/hour
Job Posting #

Job Overview

Commissionaires is one of Canada’s largest security organizations that offers a unique combination of integrity, experience and innovation. We are comprised of a well-trained, diverse team that enables us to provide the best solutions and highest quality of service in the industry. Commissionaires offers flexible employment and valuable experience for individuals seeking a career in law enforcement or for those looking to make a difference in their community.

All applicants must be certified in OFA Level 2 in order to be considered

Job Profile

Responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

• Provide superior customer service to clients and general public.
• Provide access control and issue out passes as required.
• Surveillance of people, property, buildings and equipment.
• Conducts safe escorts of personnel on request, either inside or outside of the property.
• Patrols grounds and property as schedule, on foot.
• Act as a line of emergency response and provide first aid to all employees in a prompt, easy accessible and appropriate manner. OFA 2 certification is a requirement for this role.
• Monitor and log all deliveries.
• Manage the lost and found property department.
• Answers the reception phone and transfers calls to appropriate parties.
• Report all incidences to the site supervisor and provide investigation reports.
• All other duties assigned by the site supervisor and operations management.
The above duties are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Commissionaire. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

• All applicants must be willing and be able to successful pass criminal records check.
• Hold a valid BC Security License and Occupational First Aid Level 2.
• Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public.
• Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills.
• Intermediate computer skills would be an asset with proficiency in Microsoft Office, and other office equipment including faxes and photocopiers.
• 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.

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 – UBC
Posted: 12 Mar 2015
Job #: DG/UBC
Location: Vancouver, BC
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TitleDetention Guard – UBC
CityVancouver, BC
LocationUBC
Date Posted12 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual shift work- includes days, evenings, graveyards and weekends
Job Posting #DG/UBC

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

  • 4% vacation paid annually
  • AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Detention Guard – Enderby/Armstrong
Posted: 12 Mar 2015
Job #: DG/EDBY
Location: Enderby, BC
Closing: 3 Sep 2015

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TitleDetention Guard – Enderby/Armstrong
CityEnderby, BC
LocationEnderby RCMP Detachment
Date Posted12 Mar 2015
Closing Date3 Sep 2015
Hours of Workcasual- includes days, evenings, graveyards and weekends
Job Posting #DG/EDBY

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

4% vacation paid annually, AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal,  Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Detention Guard – Fort St. James RCMP Detachment
Posted: 11 Mar 2015
Job #: DG/FSJ/03/13
Location: Fort St. James
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TitleDetention Guard – Fort St. James RCMP Detachment
CityFort St. James
LocationFort St. James RCMP Detachment
Date Posted11 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – call-in as required – shift work
Number of Positions4
Job Posting #DG/FSJ/03/13

Job Overview

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

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.

Required Qualifications

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak in English
  • 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
  • WHMIS is 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.

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 – Lytton RCMP Detachment
Posted: 11 Mar 2015
Job #: DG/LYT
Location: Lytton, BC
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TitleDetention Guard – Lytton RCMP Detachment
CityLytton, BC
LocationLytton RCMP Detachment
Date Posted11 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – shift work – days, evenings, nights, weekends – must commit to working shifts
Job Posting #DG/LYT

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

4% vacation paid annually, AD&D Insurance coverage  portal to portal,  Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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 604 681 9864 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.

Communications Operator
Posted: 11 Mar 2015
Job #: 20044
Location: Langley, BC
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TitleCommunications Operator
CityLangley, BC
LocationDepartment of Fisheries and Oceans
Date Posted11 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual, as needed
Job Posting #20044

Job Profile

• Communications with fisheries and conservation officers providing them with CPIC information, commercial fishing information, fisheries priors and conservation priors.
• Providing information and support fisheries and conservation officers.
• Operate and respond to radio channels covering the province.
• Data entry on spreadsheets for Canadian/American commercial fishing vessels.
• Maintain and update various other fishing related files.
• Communicate emergency situations to appropriate response teams.
• No building security or access control is required.
• Perform other duties as outlined DFO Radios.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

At a minimum, applicants must meet the following educational and training qualifications prior to commencement of position duties.
• Must have a valid secret clearance or be willing to obtain one. The waiting period for a secret clearance averages around 6 months.
• Must have 5 years of work history in Canada.
• Good command of the English language (oral and written).
• Excellent hearing.
• Intermediate computer knowledge.
• Ability to multitask and problem solve;
• Must have reliable transportation.
• Ability to work under stressful conditions for sometimes lengthy periods.
• General geographic knowledge of British Columbia.
• Clean criminal background check and ability to obtain clearances required;

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 – McBride RCMP Detachment
Posted: 9 Mar 2015
Job #: DG/MCB
Location: McBride, BC
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TitleDetention Guard – McBride RCMP Detachment
CityMcBride, BC
LocationMcBride RCMP Detachment
Date Posted9 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of Workcasual – includes days, evenings, nights and weekends
Job Posting #DG/MCB

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

4% vacation paid annually, AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal,  Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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.

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: 5 Mar 2015
Job #: DG-PEMB
Location: Pemberton
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TitleDetention Guard – Pemberton RCMP Detachment
CityPemberton
LocationPemberton RCMP Detachment
Date Posted5 Mar 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – call in as required
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.

  • Able to obtain a RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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.

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: 27 Feb 2015
Job #: DG/AG
Location: Agassiz, BC
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TitleDetention Guard – Agassiz RCMP Detachment
CityAgassiz, BC
LocationAgassiz RCMP Detachment
Date Posted27 Feb 2015
Closing Date
Hours of Workcasual – shift, days, evenings, graveyards
Salary/Wage$15.75
Job Posting #DG/AG

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 604 681 9864
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-Fort Nelson RCMP Detachment
Posted: 25 Feb 2015
Job #: DG/FTN
Location: Fort Nelson, BC
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TitleDetention Guard-Fort Nelson RCMP Detachment
CityFort Nelson, BC
LocationFort Nelson RCMP Detachment
Date Posted25 Feb 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – shift work – days, evenings, nights, weekends – must commit to working shifts
Job Posting #DG/FTN

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.

4% vacation paid annually, AD&D Insurance coverage portal to portal,  Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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.

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 604-681-9864 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.

Public Safety – Long Term Opportunities Available
Posted: 20 Feb 2015
Job #: PS – 001
Location: Burnaby
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TitlePublic Safety – Long Term Opportunities Available
CityBurnaby
LocationPublic Safety
Date Posted20 Feb 2015
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

  •  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.

Detention Guard – Revelstoke RCMP Detechment
Posted: 6 Feb 2015
Job #: DG/REV
Location: Revelstoke
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TitleDetention Guard – Revelstoke RCMP Detechment
CityRevelstoke
LocationRevelstoke – RCMP Detachment
Date Posted6 Feb 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – shift work – days, evenings, nights, weekends – must commit to working shifts
Job Posting #DG/REV

Job Overview

RCMP Guards monitor and safeguard person in custody. Applicant must live with a 30 minute 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.

Vacation and Benefits: 4% vacation paid annually, AD&D Insurance coverage  portal to portal,  Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

  • Able to obtain and RCMP Reliability and Public Works Reliability Clearance (RCMP Clearance can take 4-6 months to obtain)
  • 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;
* 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 your resume to guards@commissionaires.bc.ca Or fax to 604 681 9864 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.

RCMP E-Division and PRTC
Posted: 5 Feb 2015
Job #: RCMP
Location: Surrey and Chilliwack
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TitleRCMP E-Division and PRTC
CitySurrey and Chilliwack
LocationRCMP
Date Posted5 Feb 2015
Closing Date
Hours of WorkFull time, part time and casual available
Salary/WageTo be discussed
Job Posting #RCMP

Job Overview

RCMP “E” Division HQ (Green Timbers) site provides a central, integrated, purpose-built headquarters facility that accommodates 2,700 E Division Headquarters personnel. This vast structure is a 76,162 square-metre facility that includes 7 levels and can be compared to the size of two football fields. This site is located in Surrey BC

The Pacific Region Training Center (PRTC) is a vast property that is responsible for the development, delivery and ongoing evaluation of training and learning opportunities for all employees within the Pacific Region. This site is located in Chillwack BC.

Job Profile

  • Meet and greet visitors and RCMP staff members
  • Respond to inquiries in line with site access protocols.
  • Manage and maintain the LIVESCAN fingerprint system (Green Timbers only).
  • Participate in Site Scenario Training, on-job-training and refresher training as required.
  • Ensure confidentiality for RCMP 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.
  • Directs visitors to specific areas of the site based on the purpose of the visit and in compliance with site access protocols
  • Enforces security of site buildings, staff and parking lots.
  • 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

  • A valid BC security license or be able to obtain one
  • A valid RCMP reliability clearance or be able to obtain one
  • Be of good character, sound mind, honest, trustworthy, reliable.
  • RCMP Clearance Process include:
    - Thorough and intense investigation of past activities, associations and your character
    - Examination of vices, dishonesty, and financial status
  • 1 to 2 years experience within Commissionaires BC is considered an asset
  • Hold a valid BC Drivers License
  • Possesses an OFA Level 1 Certificate
  • Basic level computer skills with working knowledge in MS Office applications
  • Knowledge of LIVESCAN fingerprint system is an asset
  • Preference will be given to military/RCMP veterans

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • As these Sites are 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 2-hour internal patrols of floors and stairwells and 1-hour external patrols, twice per shift.
  • Ability to negotiate stairs and walk long distances in all types of weather conditions
  • 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 Officer – Bilingual in French
Posted: 20 Jan 2015
Job #: 20042
Location: Richmond
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TitleSecurity Officer – Bilingual in French
CityRichmond
LocationRichmond Passport
Date Posted20 Jan 2015
Closing Date
Hours of Work40 hours
Job Posting #20042

Job Overview

POSITION
Bilingual Guard – Passport Richmond
* This is a position that requires applicants to be bilingual in French

HOURS OF WORK/AVAILABILITY
Full Time – Monday through Friday, 9:30am – 6pm

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
This position the security and access control for the Passport Richmond office. This site is mostly customer service, dealing with a high volume of people coming in and out of the site.

Job Profile

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Access control;
  • Interior and exterior patrols;
  • Respond to alarms;
  • Assists in the maintenance of good order in the public areas of the building;
  • Enforcement of parking policies and regulations;
  • Sign out keys and issues temporary passes to authorized persons only.
  • Maintain a safe environment for all personnel and the public;
  • Answer inquiries from the public as required.
  • Provide assistance to Passport Richmond staff as required.
  • Throughout the day, maintain records and logs, and/or responding to emergency situations.
  • Ensures that the client’s instructions are carried out as per written policy, in accordance with the site’s Post Orders.

The above duties are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities.

Required Education, Qualifications and Experience

  • Important note: Fluency in French is required for this position.
  • Passport Richmond is a federal site and therefore, preference to those who have served in the military or RCMP will be given preference.
  • All applicants that have met the minimum requirements may be tested on their written and computer skills.
  • Hold a valid BC Security License.
  • Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills.  Fluency in French is required for this position.
  • Intermediate computer skills would be an asset with proficiency in Microsoft Office, and other office equipment including faxes and photocopiers.
  • 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/walk for long periods.

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 Officer – Reserve Division
Posted: 1 Jan 2015
Job #: 6602
Location: Lower Mainland – Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Langley
Closing: 31 Dec 2015

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TitleSecurity Officer – Reserve Division
CityLower Mainland – Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Langley
LocationMultiple
Date Posted1 Jan 2015
Closing Date31 Dec 2015
Hours of WorkDays, Evenings, Graveyards
Salary/WageRange
Job Posting #6602

Job 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 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

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • 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 “Reserve Division – On Call Security” in the subject line to recruiter@commissionaires.bc.ca

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 – RCMP Detachment
Posted: 9 May 2014
Job #: DG/BrsLk/06/13
Location: Burns Lake
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TitleDetention Guard – RCMP Detachment
CityBurns Lake
LocationBurns Lake RCMP Detachment
Date Posted9 May 2014
Closing Date
Hours of WorkCasual – call in as required – shift work
Salary/Wage15.75 per hour with (AD&D, Vacation pay)
Position Openings4
Job Posting #DG/BrsLk/06/13

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

  • Competitive wage and additional shift 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 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 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 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 and former 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.

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 or currently serving Canadian Forces (Regular / Reserve) or RCMP
  • 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.