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!




  • Competitive pay

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Company wide Recognition Program

  • Overtime Pay


Position overview:


Paragon is looking for a highly motivated individuals for security guard positions in the the Durham Region. This includes Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Peterborough, and Belleville.


Role and Responsibilities:


  • Answering and making work related phone calls

  • Reviewing and responding to work related emails

  • Answering questions and aiding people in need

  • Knowledge of the property and nearby amenities

  • Knowledge of the client’s policies and procedures

  • Knowledge of relevant criminal codes and by-laws

  • Ensuring the safety and security of the property and its occupants

  • Identifying and reporting Safety Hazards

  • Professionally enforcing rule infractions

  • Responding to critical incidents, emergencies, and alarms

  • Conducting regular patrols of the interior and exterior of the premises

  • Securing restricted areas

  • Monitoring security cameras

  • Use of computers, two-way radios and building automation systems

  • Conducting Audits of building equipment and keys

  • Providing access and issuing keys to contractors, when authorized

  • Completion of Incident Reports and memo book entries

  • Contacting Paragon Security, the client, or emergency services depending on the incident


Minimum Requirements:


  • Must be available to work fulltime, all shifts (Days/nights/evenings/rotations)

  • Valid Ontario Security Guard License

  • Good Communication skills

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


“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.”