Paragon Security is currently hiring for various upcoming fairs in the Durham Region. Employment will commence during the last week of May 2023 and there will be full-time opportunities to continue employment with Paragon once this contract ends. We are looking for dedicated people who are looking to work in a fun and exciting environment!

Why Paragon?

Paragon Security, Canada’s largest family-owned security company, is uniquely designed to ensure our guards succeed. Your success is our success. Are you looking for a career in the security industry? A steppingstone into the world of policing? A place to call home while you upgrade your education? Be a part of a winning team, click Apply Now and join the Paragon family today!

Position Overview:

  • Position: Security Patrol and Event Guard

  • Location: Durham region, ON

  • Schedule: Days, Evenings, overnights and rotations

  • Hours: 40 to 44 hours per week

  • Salary: $15.50 to 18/hr.

Basic Requirements:

  • Valid Ontario Security License

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Previous Security Guard experience is an asset

  • Must be able to do any shifts which include Days, evenings and night shifts or rotation shifts.

  • Required to stand and patrol for long periods.

  • Customer Service Skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Smart Serve certification an asset

Job Duties:

  • Crowd control and ability to give directions and answer queries from the public

  • Respond to all emergency response needs such as providing first aid, missing person etc.

  • Assist staff and personnel with requests

  • De-escalating stressful situations such as unhappy customers

  • Conduct access control duties and provide escorts as required

  • Writing Daily reports and incident reports

  • Patrol interior and exterior of premises

  • Adhere to SOP for event taking place

  • Monitor and enforce rules and regulations of the event


  • Opportunities for growth and advancement (full-time opportunities will be available after the contract ends)

Working Conditions

  • Required to work, if necessary, various rotating shifts on short notice and be available for work in a 24x7x365 environment.

We are accepting Walk-in Interviews at the below-mentioned address.

Timings: Monday to Friday. 9 am to 3 pm

226 Gibsons Street, Oshawa, ON, L1J 4Y6

Additional Information:

Please contact Recruiter - Lorina Catabay at 905-440-1020

Need a Security License? Follow this link to enroll in our training program!

Not qualified for this position? Please return to our company’s Indeed profile and apply to another role!

Paragon Security is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on age, ancestry, race, color, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, creed, disability, family status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex (including pregnancy & breastfeeding), or any other protected grounds as outlined by The Ontario Human Rights Code.