Security Guard (Events)

Executek International

Part-time
GTA, Toronto - Downtown
Posted 2 months ago

Executek International is currently hiring event security for one of our higher profile clients in the GTA.
Executek International is a service-driven security guard provider focused on superior client support, staff training & development, employee motivation, and ensuring a low turnover rate for our partners.
We aim for all employees to be friendly & considerate, have enthusiasm for a job well done, maintain integrity in all of their interactions, provide quality work & outstanding service, all while striving to be the best in all we do.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Event security duties include, but are not limited to access control (up to 24hrs), asset protection (up to 24hrs), crowd management, entry point inspections, AGCO compliance (Smart Serve), etc…
  • Each assignment may bring a unique set of requirements. As event security, you must be able to adapt and execute while always providing outstanding service with a smile, and an upbeat, friendly personality
  • Our guards are considered so much more than security. They are considered customer service representatives & ambassadors of the event and venue, after all, some of our attendees have never been to Canada

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have a valid security license, and work visa where applicable
  • Must own a black suit (Black dress pants/black blazer), white collared dress shirt, black tie, and black dress shoes (Black tie and white collared shirt can be purchased from Executek)
  • Must be able to get to and from shifts that may start as early as 0530 and end as late as 0230
  • Must be friendly, outgoing, and enjoy working with people
  • Must have an intermediate to high-level comprehension (includes reading, writing, and speaking) of the English language/strong reporting skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to follow complex instructions, to enforce rules/protocol with authority and work to ensure a safe & enjoyable client/guest experience; multi-tasking is key
  • Must be able to walk or stand for long periods of time

 

TOP SKILLS

  • Surveillance – ability to be constantly aware of your surroundings; head always on a swivel
  • Objectivity – be able to look at and assess a situation with an open mind
  • Judgement – ability to use good judgement when looking at a potential situation
  • Dependability – on-time for a shift means you’re late; if you can’t make a scheduled shift, provide ample time to find a replacement
  • Emotional Control – you need to be able to de-escalate a situation calmly and effectively. The only way to do that is with a calm and clear mind, keeping emotion out of it (see Objectivity)
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Preference will be given to those with Smart Serve Certification

 

BENEFITS

  • Flexible schedule
  • Ability to pick up jobs at other sites (if wanted)
  • Room for advancement (Supervisor roles, etc.)
  • Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Casual
  • Part-time hours: 8-40 per week
  • Job Types: Part-time, Casual
  • Salary: $14.25 per hour

 

SCHEDULE

  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

 

APPLICATION QUESTIONS

  • Are you in Toronto, ON?

 

EXPERIENCE

  • Security: 1 year (preferred)

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

  • Security Guard Licence (preferred)

 

WORK REMOTELY

  • No

Job Features

Job CategorySecurity Guard

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