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Paladin Security
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Event Security Officers - Kelowna (Security)

Reference ID: 306644

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Kelowna, BC
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Part Time
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Law Enforcement and Security




Overview

Paladin Security was established in 1976 as a provider of basic Security Officer services. From modest beginnings with four employees and one contract, Paladin has grown into one of the largest security companies in Canada, with 25 offices from coast to coast and over 10,000 employees. With our award-winning culture, we pride ourselves in fostering a learning environment as we believe in helping each of our employees grow and reach their full potential!

Job Skills / Requirements

We are seeking security and safety oriented individuals for part-time Security Officer positions for events at a large stadium centre in Kelowna. Positions are casual and part time working hockey games, concerts, community functions and other special events. A valid security licence is preferred, but for the right candidate no security experience is required; we offer extensive paid training including the Basic Security Training. Job Skills/Requirements Job Duties: • Provide exceptional service to clients and guests • Understand and impart knowledge on policies and event details, enforcing safety and security rules • Monitor crowds and use proactive measures to diffuse risk of incidents and confrontations • Patrol facility and ensure interior and exterior areas are secure • Facilitate access and egress to events and control access to secure areas • Respond to emergencies using a professional and calm approach • Identify and report unusual or suspicious activity and facility damage • Remove unruly and uncooperative patrons • Cooperate with and assist in the investigation of incidents Requirements: • A valid security license is preferred • A background in customer service/hospitality/retail/event host or event security • Excellent communication skills and fluent in English • Strong public safety and security awareness • A pleasant and professional demeanor including a well-groomed image • Good problem solving and decision making skills • Able to stand and walk for extended periods of time • Available to work various shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays • Must be at least 19 years of age • Able to pass a security clearance • Highschool Diploma or equivalent • Occupational First Aid (OFA) is an asset

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Additional Information / Benefits

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

Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check

This job reports to the Site Supervisor

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

Number of Openings for this position: 1


Posted: August 12, 2018
Closes: September 12, 2018
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5001-10,000 employees
Industry:
Security

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About Paladin 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 offerin...