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Security Guard - Centennial College - Progress Campus - Full Time (Paladin Security)

Reference ID: 266941

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Scarborough (Toronto), ON
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Full Time
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Law Enforcement and Security


To: All Security Personnel

From: Sunpreet Dhillon

Date: August 3, 2017

Closing Date: on going

Re: Job Posting

Position: Security Guard €" Progress Campus

Site: Centennial College €" Progress Campus, 941 Progress Ave

City: Scarborough, ON

Status: Full Time

Hours: Rotating Continental

Pay Rate: $13.50 - $15.00

Site Description:

Established in 1966, Centennial College is Ontario€™s first community college serving the eastern portion of the Greater Toronto Area through four campuses and five satellite locations. Centennial College offers programs in business, communications, community and health studies, science and engineering technology, general arts, hospitality and transportation.

Centennial Place, Centennial College€™s new student residence opening August 2016, gives students the convenience they want with the lifestyle they are looking for. The fully furnished, state of the art facility will not only provide the atmosphere students need to be academically successful, but also an environment to help students create lasting memories and grow as an individual.

[Please allow 15 - 20 minutes to complete your application]

Paladin Security Group is the security company of choice among some of the most respected institutions in the country, protecting the public and government facilities. We are committed to offering the best employment and career development opportunities in the security industry because we want the very best and brightest people our industry has to offer.

Job Skills / Requirements

Job Description:

Be an accurate and dependable resource having knowledge about services on campus
Be able to comprehend and demonstrate competencies of Centennial College and Centennial Campus Security policies and procedures with an ability to use a customer service approach
Be attentive to the needs of the student, faculty and staff dents as well as be able to build relationships with the college community.
Be able to keep an open and objective mind, remembering the colleges diverse community.
Be able to facilitate an environment that allows students to meet their academic goals.
Encourage students to make connections with College resources and the community by building a safe and supportive environment.
Help develop an atmosphere in which students have concern and respect for the rights of others
Assist student, staff and faculty during crisis and contact the necessary emergency services as needed
Frequently inspect the campus for damage and report to management.
Ensure that the property is safe by ensuring all security measures are functioning properly.

Job Duties:

Ability to work alone or in a team
Enthusiastically conducts proactive patrols to build relationships with students, staff and faculty as well as be able to address policy breeches, and note facility concerns.
Ability to write detailed incident reports for all emergency and day to day activities
Attend and investigate security alarms and emergencies in a timely and professional manner as not to create a panic amongst the public
Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, students and other persons
Ability to de-escalate a crisis situation, provide support and liaise with emergency personnel including; police, fire and paramedic resources.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Logging in/out of Key, Radio and pager audits
Handle Lost & Found items and inquiries
Report any unsafe working conditions in any/all departments
Ability to provide first aid and medical response when required to any person(s)
Respond to all types of occurrences.
Patrol Centennial Place interior and exterior, including boiler room patrols
Excellent Deportment

Job Requirements:

One (1) year Security Guard experience in a post-secondary or healthcare field would be an asset.
Post-Secondary education in a related field would be an asset.
Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Must have a customer service oriented attitude
Must possess a valid Security License for the Province of Ontario
Must possess a current First Aid/CPR certification
Must possess a current Smart Serve certification
Must possess a current NVCI certification
Must possess a valid Use of Force certification
Must possess or have the ability to obtain an MLEO certification through Toronto Police
Physical Demands; excessive walking, standing, exposed to all weather conditions and extreme temperatures
Patrol assigned area on foot or on bicycle
Utilize two-way radio and computer applications
Excellent verbal and written English communications skills required. Bilingual and Multilingual applicants preferred.
Previous knowledge of Perspective reporting software an asset
Previous knowledge of Guardall access control software an asset
Service Parking Enforcement Division
Must participate in professional development and on site leveling system requirements
SafeTalk and/or ASSIST training would be an asset
Must be flexible with shift availability (security operates 24 hours/day)
Previous experience or training within a loss prevention/security field preferred
Must complete all required site training within 30 day of on-site hire date
Additional job-related task and duties as assigned
Applicants cannot be current students at the campus they wish to work

Additional Information / Benefits

Site Benefits:

€¢ Free parking available for successful applicant
€¢ Industry leading and recognized certified professional development opportunities for successful applicant

To apply for this exciting job opportunity, kindly adhere to the following steps:

1. Visit
2. Click on Employee Portal
3. Enter username and password
4. Click on career opportunities
5. Click on Ontario, then Toronto
6. Select the job posting
7. Register and apply

Should you have any questions on this process, please contact the HR Department at [email protected].

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability

This job reports to the Security Supervisor

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift.

Relocation is not provided and travel is not required

Number of Openings for this position: 1

Posted: October 12, 2017
Closes:December 3, 2017
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Paladin Security Group is the security company of choice amongst some of the most respected institutions in the country, protecting the public and government facilities. We are committed to offerin...