Experienced Security Guard - Dispatch Lead Hand Role
Security Control Centre Operator
requirements for employment by G4S Secure Solutions (Canada) Ltd., including, but not limited to: security licence validation and criminal police information check as applicable (CPIC), credit reference(if applicable), background check, minimum age, and minimum education (high school diploma or foreign equivalency, or earned GED). Additionally, this job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The individual in this position is required to follow any other instructions and perform any other duties requested by this position’s management.
G4S is Canada's leading provider of security solutions. Our company specializes in hiring and training security professionals to meet all of our client’s needs. We are currently seeking Full and Part Time Security Control Centre Operators for our National Communications Centre. The Operator will be responsible to intake, triage and escalate all types of incidents reported to the centre, with the assistance of the Supervisor. The Operator will also be responsible for documentation and data entry, monitoring various systems and responding to e-mail and telephone calls in a professional and timely manner.
- Dispatch of personnel and escalation based on event type
- Performs intake, triage and escalation functions for all incidents reported to the centre
- Deals with issues and incidents that are potentially sensitive, confidential or may put persons at risk
- Applies the appropriate professionalism, maturity and tact to manage the incident
- Escalates incidents to the Supervisor immediately when unable to manage the situation at his/her level
- Supports incidents as documented or directed to do so by the Supervisor, or other authorized persons
- Advises the Supervisor of urgent matters, life safety incidents, etc., in a timely manner to ensure the appropriate triage is applied and the appropriate steps are taken
- Follows procedures, work instructions and other directions from the supervisor, G4S management, and the client
- Collects information and data, creates and provides reports, maintains effective communications with a wide variety of stakeholders
- Performs data entry in a timely, accurate and inclusive manner
- Adheres to and promotes the client's and G4S policies and procedures at all times
- Liaises with employees and vendors in a helpful, cordial and pro-active manner
- Participates in departmental meetings as required
- Communicates concerns, process improvement ideas or other opportunities for improvement to the Supervisor
- Performs other duties as required
- Minimum two years of work-related experience, preferably in the security industry or a dispatch environment
- Demonstrated experience in critical environments where decision making and actions can impact life-safety and business continuity
- Bilingualism (English & French) is highly preferred, but not mandatory
- Proven proficiency in Microsoft Office and the google suite of programs
- Demonstrates ability to work effectively with employee groups and builds partnerships at all levels of the organization
- Strong administrative and multi-tasking skills
- Ability to implement performance management with direct reports
- Demonstrated ability to problem-solve by active listening
- Strong analytical, interpersonal, listening and communication (verbal and written) skills
Essential Employment Requirements:
- Must have availability to work all days of the week and schedules that consist of day shifts and overnight shifts
- Preference will be given to those who have two years of relevant experience
G4S is an inclusive and equitable employer, encouraging applications from qualified women and men including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and Aboriginal persons.
G4S est un employeur inclusif et équitable, en encourageant les candidatures de femmes qualifiées et les hommes y compris les personnes handicapées, les membres des minorités visibles et les personnes autochtones.