At LifeLabs, we are focused on our vision of building a healthier Canada! We are the largest community diagnostics laboratory in Canada with over 350 collection centres, 16 laboratories and service over 20 million patients each year.
Caring, Agile, Customer Driven, One Team - We live our values every day in what we do to help our patients and healthcare providers. With over 5,700 employees, we all make a difference and that’s why our people are so important to us.
This is an exciting time to join our LifeLabs team, grow your career with us and support numerous business initiatives, innovations, best practice and business development opportunities.
As the Security Specialist you are responsible for providing effective and timely delivery of security services and emergency response across all LifeLabs BC locations, to ensure the safety of employees, customers, property and other assets of LifeLabs.
This is a full time permanent role located at 3680 Gilmore Way, Burnaby. Local travel will be required.
Accountabilities Provide 24/7 support, guidance, leadership and management to Security Service vendors; including but not limited to 3 rd party guard service and 3 rd party intrusion monitoring companies Plan, organize and direct all Security Service activities across all LifeLabs locations in BC Review the services of the security contractors to ensure proper compliance to the contract along with customer service excellence to Facility Department clients Develop, implement and maintain performance standards and measurement tools to ensure LifeLabs has the best possible service Ensure proper maintenance of security alarm systems, camera systems and all other security equipment and systems Assist with delivering training and presentations to employees on security and crime prevention strategies Review daily security reports and take appropriate action to ensure incidents are dealt with correctly Supports Manager, in compiling, analyzing and presenting statistical data, reports and information regarding security Conduct investigations, review incident reports to identify risk areas; conducts workplace safety assessments needed to minimize future risk Develop RFP for existing and/or new systems
Diploma or Bachelor Degree in Law, Security Administration, Criminology or other relevant discipline Seven years minimum of experience in Security Management with proven experience in investigations Security or law enforcement background considered an asset Current CPR and First Aid Certification Incident Management System training and Violent & Threat Intervention training Knowledge of the following acts: Criminal Code of Canada, Emergency Management Act, trespass to Property Act, the Narcotics Control Act, The Freedom of Information Act, Privacy Security and Investigative Act, Occupational Health and Safety and other Applicable municipal by-laws and provincial statutes Strong communication and relationship management skills