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AST Certified Security Officer - High Profile - Kelowna PSBC3 (Paladin Security)

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Kelowna, BC
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Full Time
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Law Enforcement and Security


Paladin Security Group is the security company of choice amongst some of the most respected institutions in the country, protecting the public and government facilities. We are committed to offering the best employment and career development opportunities in the security industry because we want the very best and brightest people our industry has to offer.

Job Skills / Requirements

We are looking for Security Officers with AST certification and are offering a bonus of $250 for those who have this. If you do not have AST but do have a license we will pay for an AST course for successful candidates.


Patrol assigned area on foot or by vehicle, as assigned, to ensure personal, building, and equipment security.
Watch for and report irregularities, such as security breaches, facility and safety hazards, and emergency situations; contact emergency responders, such as police, fire, and/or ambulance personnel, as required.
Utilize two-way radio and computer applications for communicating site activities.
Sustain effective relationships with key stakeholders and provide specialized security services according to client needs.
Offer support to any person in need of assistance.
Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:

Must possess a High School Diploma
One year experience in a security and/or customer service.
Must be bondable and able to pass a security clearance.
Must be 19 years old and meet all other minimum requirements for a security license in the Province.
Basic Security Training, OFA I, or CPI training would be considered an asset, however will be provided to successful applicants.


Demonstrated superior customer service skills; Ability to interact confidently and proactively with the general public presenting a professional image.
Successfully conduct security patrols without direct supervision.
Ability to remain calm and effectively perform in emergency situations.
Write comprehensive reports and maintain proper records using effective communication skills.
Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel.
Have basic knowledge of security procedures, handling violent behaviours, and non-defensive communication.
Follow and enforce safety codes, regulations, and procedures.
Handle private and confidential information with a high amount of discretion.
Adhere to our Code of Ethics in performing job requirements.
Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures.

Working Conditions:

Job requires the ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time.
Required to carry and utilize a two-way radio for communicating site activities.
Ability to adapt to a variety of environmental factors when doing indoor and outdoor foot patrols; Exposure to weather conditions.
Ability to work effectively both alone and on a team.
Flexibility and availability to work at a variety of different sites and rotating shifts (days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.)

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Additional Information / Benefits

Currently we are looking to fill positions for our Mobile/Static/Healthcare sites.


All interested applicants are encouraged to apply online at Only those applicants who are short-listed will be contacted for an interview.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance

Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check

This job reports to the Client Service Manager

This is a Full and Part-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.

Relocation is not provided and travel is not required

Number of Openings for this position: 3

Posted: February 9, 2018
Closes:March 10, 2018