Securiguard maintains a highly trained K9 division with teams certified in drug, explosive and firearms detection as well as personal protection. K9 teams are geared for rapid response resourcing to assist our clients with unique challenges in camps, airports, trucking environments as well as the physical protection of people, property and assets.
Please note successful candidates must have the following qualifications and attributes in order to be considered:
-The ability to stand and/or walk for the entirety of their shift
-The ability to run for short distances
- The ability to work independently, often outdoors
-Have a home with a yard or yard access for their dog
-Have a reliable vehicle that can safely transport at K9
-Have previous dog handling experience (preferably in a professional setting)
-Have a minimum of 2 years security or related experience
-Climb stairs and ladders
-Lift or carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds
- The ability to attend weekly K9 training sessions with your team
During the course of employment, successful candidates may be expected to:
- Work a variety of shifts at a variety of different sites throughout the Lower Mainland
- Interact with the public, law enforcement and emergency services personnel
-Write detailed reports and provide ongoing communication to the K9 Operations Manager
-Perform security walkthroughs of client sites and bring forward suggestions for improving Client Service Deliverables
-Actively patrol designated areas while maintaining a strong security presence
- Respond to emergency situations including alarm calls
- Provide support and assistance to other guards working within the site or area
Please note preference will be given to any applicant that holds a valid Justice Institute K9 Certification and/or a valid Port Pass. However, we will provide training for the right candidate!
If you have a proven track record, exhibit a high level of professionalism, work well under pressure and are looking to contribute to the community you work in, you could be the professional that we are looking for!
If this sounds like you, please visit our website at www.securiguard.com and click on the ‘career opportunities’ page to apply online.
We thank everyone for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.