Job Type: Part Time / Casual (ON-CALL)

Position: Security Guard

City: Mississauga, Ontario

Hours: Must be able to work 24/7 (days, afternoon, evening, overnights, weekends) ** Please note the schedule rotates meaning you must be able to workdays, afternoon, evening, overnights, weekends + holidays) **

Pay Rate: $19.76/hr – $22.62/hr


Role and Responsibilities:

  • Completion of daily report and incident Reports in a timely manner.

  • Completion of projects as assigned by the Security Leadership Team

  • Responsible for assisting the Security Shift Supervisors with activities undertaken on each shift to ensure that security operations occur consistent with policy, Standing Orders, and the rule of law

  • Observing, investigating, and acting on possible breaches of security, fire and safety hazards, illegal entry, theft and malfunction or interruption of utilities through the radio, phone, and computer systems

  • Full knowledge of 494, Trespass to Property, and Oxford Customer Service Excellence

  • Experience with enforcing TPA and situations where Use of Force is required.

  • Deal with trespassers and unauthorized persons found on the property, in a fair and safe manner, by enforcing the Trespass to Property Act.

  • Completing paperwork and writing reports

  • Responsible for coaching and counselling guards. Ensuring guards are trained on important procedures (fire panel, power-outage, bomb threat, etc)

  • Provide security escort contractors and visitors as required or when requested

  • Review and respond to emails relating to Security or Security Supervisor

  • Be aware of any procedures or site changes.

  • Review incident reports to ensure all is up to standard.

  • Review and save important CCTV footage.

  • Handle Lost & Found items and inquiries.

  • Obtaining statements and collecting information for Incident Reports.

  • Performing Customer Service-related functions.

  • Be physically capable of performing the required duties.

  • Basic knowledge and use of integrated security systems


Minimum Requirements:

  • Valid Ontario Security License

  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License (G Class)

  • First Aid/CPR Level C

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in a tactical security experience.

  • Must be able to work 24/7 (days, afternoon, evening, overnights, weekends)

  • A Certificate in Law & Security Administration, Police Foundations or the completion of other post-secondary education is an asset.

  • Good computer skills (Word, Excel, emails, typing )

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment.

  • Customer Service Experience


Working Conditions

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

  • Could be exposed to hazardous situations and conditions when responding to or managing emergencies or incidents.

  • May be required to stand for long periods of time.



  • Opportunities for growth and advancement

  • Continuous training opportunities


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


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!
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.