Williams Lake,

Reporting to the Service Delivery Manager, the Screening Officer is responsible for ensuring that the traveling public, their personal belongings, and the carry-on baggage and items they have with them are screened before they enter the sterile area of the airport. This will be accomplished by using metal detection equipment, X-ray equipment, and explosive detection equipment, as well as physical search techniques to search baggage, items and personal belongings.

Shifts could be part-time or full-time.  As this is a unionized environment, shift assignments are bid by seniority and can be any day of the week (including Saturday, Sunday, and holidays) and starting and ending at any time during the day. 

NOTE:  This competition will be used to create an eligibility list of pre-screened candidates who will be required to apply for a Transport Canada Clearance and afterwards successfully complete the Screening Officer Foundations (SOF) course.  Once certified, these  qualified candidates will fill upcoming vacancies within the next 12 months.  Detailed information will be sent to shortlisted candidates.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to

  • Work as a productive team member and support and promote a positive work environment
  • Communicate clearly and effectively
  • Manage conflict
  • Provide excellent customer service and promote teamwork
  • Respond to alarms on EDT, X-ray, and other equipment
  • Become knowledgeable and conversant with emergency and contingency procedures
  • Become knowledgeable and conversant with SOPs and COPs and CATSA Directives
  • Establish and maintain effective communications with passengers and team members;
  • Liaise with industry officials and regulatory authorities as applicable (e.g. Transport Canada, CATSA, RCMP, Airport Authority, etc).
  • Ensure uniform compliance
  • Ensure that all professional certifications and clearances are current
  • Other duties as required

Williams Lake,

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