Paragon Security is now hiring licensed Security Guards with healthcare security experience, for a Hospital in the East End of North York.
Pay rate is $19 after completing a three-month probation period. Benefits (medical, dental, vision care) are also provided after probation.
Must be available for 12-hours shifts for consecutive nights (19:00 – 07:00 hours) on a continental rotation. Rotations cycle through all 7 days so you must be available weekdays and weekends.
· Two (2) years working in a security environment, in positions of increasing responsibility (healthcare environment)
· Tact and diplomacy in dealings at all levels of the organization. (Tactical experience preferred)
· Strong Customer Service skills
· Police Foundations/Law Enforcement diploma is an asset
· Monitor CCTV, access control & alarm systems from the security office
· Perform administrative duties, routine duties, and special duties
· Respond to all emergency response needs such as providing first aid, missing person and etc)
· Assist hospital personnel, patients and visitors as required
· Helping visitors and answering any questions or concerns
· De-escalating stressful situation such as people going through trauma
· Writing daily reports and incident reports
· Knowledge of the duties and responsibilities of all direct and indirect reports.
· Understands property management and property security & life safety needs.
· Knowledge and understanding of applicable federal, provincial and municipal legislation and regulations in the area of security and life safety management.
· Sound knowledge of industry techniques and emergent trends in security and life safety management.
· Observing, investigating and acting on possible breaches of security, fire and safety hazards, illegal entry, theft and malfunction or interruption of utilities through the radio, phone and computer systems
· proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, CCTV monitoring systems
Please apply with a current resume attached. We thank all candidates for their interest in Paragon; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
· Required to work if necessary, various rotating shifts on short notice and be available for work in a 24x7x365 environment.
· Could be exposed to hazardous situations and conditions when responding to or managing emergencies or incidents
About the Company:
Paragon Security is Ontario's largest privately owned and operated security company with over 4,000 employees. We specialize in securing Commercial Office Towers, Colleges and Universities, Retail Shopping Centres, Condominiums, and Hospitals.
Our mission is to proactively protect life, property, and the assets of our clients. We fulfill this mission through our commitment to client satisfaction, ensuring that our Security Guards receive continuous training and ongoing investment in advanced innovative technology.
We pride ourselves on promoting from within. In fact, many key members of our middle and upper management began their careers at Paragon as a Security Guard.
For all full-time positions, we offer competitive rates, full benefits (medical, dental, and vision coverage), life insurance, 401K, perks, and more. In addition, we offer part-time and flexible schedules at over 600 client locations in the GTA and Golden Horseshoe.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $19.00 per hour
- Dental Care
- Extended Health Care
- Vision Care
- 10 Hour Shift
- 12 Hour Shift
- 8 Hour Shift
- Day shift
- Night Shift
- security guard (Required)