The Security Guard will monitor the Home Depot’s Canadian Store Support Centre (SSC) security and assist Home Depot (HD) associates with security and safety related issues. The nature of the work will mainly be routine with few deadlines or other pressures. The position requires intermittent periods during which continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting material or equipment, some of which may be heavy or awkward.
Patrol the SSC complex and investigate unusual occurrences
Switchboard operation (Phones)
Write incident reports on actual or potential loss and interview victims and witnesses
Respond to emergency situations of various types at SSC
Perform security inspection tours; document problems and notify appropriate personnel
Monitor security check points at SSC as directed to screen and control events
Perform other duties as assigned
Internal Candidates: Must fulfill minimum time-in-position (1 year) and performance management code requirements (M+, Meets expectation, Consistently demonstrates).
Possess a valid Security License (Home Depot Canada will also conduct a Background Check)
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED
Three to six months of experience is preferred
Must be able to read and write in order to review and complete required reports and record keeping activities
Must possess interpersonal skills to effectively interact with and communicate with HD associates and visitors
Must possess logical skills and inspect HD property to ensure safety of HD associates and visitors