Halifax,

This position description assumes that the individual has satisfied all basic requirements for employment by G4S Secure Solutions (Canada) Ltd., including, but not limited to: security licence validation and criminal police information check as applicable (CPIC), credit reference(if applicable), background check, minimum age, and minimum education (high school diploma or foreign equivalency, or earned GED).  Additionally, this job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee.  The individual in this position is required to follow any other instructions and perform any other duties requested by this position’s management.

 

As a Security Guard with G4S, you’ll play a vital role in ensuring our client's safety and security. You have been carefully screened according to qualifications, experience, talents and overall disposition for the job you will be performing. You will use your communication and interpersonal skills, coupled with the ability to remain calm under pressure, to think quickly on your feet and maintain a professional manner.

Our Security Guards must always project a professional image for our clients. You will be expected to patrol and inspect property to prevent and respond to fire, theft, vandalism, illegal activity, and any other threats to safety and security. You will be responsible for the protection of people, property, facilities and information. You will use various forms of communications and you will be expected to write reports outlining observations and activities during assigned shifts. 

G4S presently employs over 10,000 staff in Canada and is looking to hire additional Security Professionals.

  • Ensuring security duties are carried out in compliance with all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and G4S policies and procedures;
  • Perform exterior patrols ensuring that clients property is safe and free for their clientele.
  • Dealing with troubled patrons and ensure that they are given the right treatment to ensure they move along safely in a timely manor.
  • Deal with all clients of the property, ensure you make it a safe place for everyone to work, and make lawful arrests when required.
  • Be seen as a deterrent but provide a customer service focused presence
  • Take lead on dealing with any problems the site or client may have while still having the clients best interest in mind.
  • Be proficient in written reports to both management and clients, and Police or governing agencies when needed.
  • Value added service should always be on the mind of the candidate and he/she should not limit themselves to the specific job at hand.

Halifax,

G4S is the world's leading international security solutions group, with more than 50,000 employees across the United States and Canada

Offering a unique combination of personnel, project management, risk management, and technology solutions, G4S focuses on advancing the safety and security of businesses and Governments, ensuring the security of key assets—people, property, products and reputation.

G4S Secure Solutions in North America encompasses a range of business units which together provide the opportunity for truly integrated services to Government and the business sector.

  • G4S Secure Solutions (USA) is a leading provider of integrated security solutions in the United States 
  • G4S Regulated Security Solutions (RSS) is a leading provider to customers in the specialized fields of commercial nuclear and petro-chemical facilities
  • G4S Nuclear Security Services Corporation (NSSC) is the worldwide leader in the field of detection and assessment systems for high level security facilities in the United States 
  • G4S Youth Services LLC provides governments with safe, secure, and effective programs that address the needs of delinquent and troubled youth
  • G4S Secure Solutions (Canada) Ltd works in partnership with governments, businesses and organizations to provide integrated security solutions in Canada

G4S Technology provides integrated systems and security solutions, protecting everything from small offices and schools to large multi-national organizations and high security Government facilities.

G4S Compliance & Investigations is a global leader in fraud abatement solutions and corporate compliance needs.

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