Seneca College Security Guard – Newnham Campus – $16/hr

Position Details:

  • 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

Employer Highlights:

  • 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


  • Valid Ontario Security Licence
  • 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

Job Duties:

  • 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

Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

  • 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.

Instructions to Apply:

  • Please click “apply now” at the bottom and attach a copy of your resume when applying to this job For more information, please contact Manvir at 416-640-8878