Mobile Patrol Security Guard - $500 Signing Bonus for Licenced Guards
Footprints Security
Nanaimo, BC


Are you an experienced, licenced Security Professional looking to work with a dedicated, Vancouver Island-based team?

Footprints Security is different from the provincial and national security companies. We are locally-owned and operated and pride ourselves on being a family-run business that serves the communities in which we live. When you join Footprints, you are not just getting a job – you are joining a family who wants to see you succeed in having a positive impact in Vancouver Island communities. We provide a healthy work-life balance with flexible schedules to meet your needs, above average industry pay, and an extended health and dental plan for qualified employees.

Footprints Security has a place for you!

Footprints Security is seeking licenced Security Professionals to join our growing Nanaimo team in a full or part time Mobile Patrol Security Guard position.

Security Guard - General Responsibilities:

  • Observe, record, and report activities and security incidents while on shift;
  • Ensure client property and personnel are secure and follow site-specific instructions;
  • Conduct foot and vehicle patrols, including standing, walking, and driving for long periods of time;
  • Provide exceptional customer service to clients and the public;
  • Respond to alarms as required.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • A valid BC Security Licence is required;
  • Ability to work all shifts (day, afternoon, overnight) across all days of the week;
  • Strong technical skills, including ability to train others on computer systems and smartphones;
  • A Class 5 BC Driver's Licence and a clean drivers abstract are required;
  • Strong supervisory skills with the ability to guide and support Security Guards;
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize in a busy environment;
  • Possess strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing;
  • Possesses 2-5 years of experience in the security industry;
  • Calm demeanor and sound decision-making skills;
  • Fluency in English.

What Footprints Offers:

  • $16.50/hour starting wage;
  • Extended Health and Dental Plan (conditions apply);
  • Flexible schedules – we make it work for you;
  • Paid on-the-job training;
  • Opportunities for advancement;
  • Year-round employment;
  • Employee recognition programs and events

We thank you for your interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $16.50 /hour


  • Nanaimo (Preferred)


  • BC Security Licence (Preferred)