Security Guard – Seneca College Newnham Campus (W9)
Position: Security Guard
Site: Seneca College – Newnham Campus
City: North York, Ontario
Job Type: Full time, Permanent
Hours: Continental Days and Nights (0700-1900 + 1900-0700hrs.)
Pay Rate: $16.00/HR
Role and Responsibilities:
Understanding the needs of the student residents and being able to build relationships with the residents in the community.
Help develop a healthy environment in which students have concern and respect for the rights of others
Enthusiastically conducts proactive patrols to build relationships with students, address policy breeches, and note facility concerns.
Ability to de-escalate a crisis situation, provide support and liaise with emergency personnel including police, fire and paramedic resources.
Be able to facilitate an environment that allows students to meet their academic goals.
Attend and investigate security alarms and emergencies in a timely and professional manner so as not to create panic among the college staff and students.
Deal with trespassers and unauthorized persons found on the property, in a fair and safe manner, by enforcing the Trespass to Property Act.
Maintain the peace, safety, and security of all students, college staff and clients on the property
Respond to all emergency response needs such as providing first aid, missing persons, etc.
Ensure that the property is safe by ensuring all security measures are functioning properly.
Monitor CCTV surveillance systems
Maintain a detailed memo book and prepare incident reports on all matters dealt with
Obtain statements and collect information for Incident
Logging in/out of Key, Radio, and pager audits
Handle Lost & Found items and inquiries
Report any unsafe working conditions in any/all departments
Other duties as assigned
Must be available to work fulltime – rotational shifts
Valid Ontario Security Guard License and First Aid & CPR certificate
Minimum of 6 months of experience in security environment (campus security preferred)
Strong customer service skills
Physical demands: excessive walking, standing for 8-12 hours
Post-Secondary education in a Law Enforcement/Security program
Excellent verbal/written communication skills
Must demonstrate high attention to detail / observational awareness
Be able to keep an open and objective mind, remembering that residents and staff have a diverse background
Employer paid benefits including medical, dental and vision care, life insurance
Opportunities for growth and advancement
You will be matched with a Career Centre Representative to monitor your development and support your success
Continuous training support and opportunities
Employee incentive programs
Peer recognition programs
Free Parking onsite
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