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Dec 10, 2020

Security Guard Supervisor

$17.00 - $18.00 hourly
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
Full time Other Professional Services

Job Description

Job Description


HD Protective Services is seeking to hire an experienced Security Supervisor. As a Security Supervisor, your main duty, will be to plan, implement and oversee our company's daily security operations. We also expect you to have strong leaderships skills as you will be managing and overseeing a team across multiple yard sites.


Physical Abilities


Physical requirements include bending, stooping, rotating, lifting, standing, and working in outside weather elements. Lifting 50+ pounds.

Work in busy environment with attention to safety with workers and other equipment, which includes loud noise, dust, and heavy machinery.




Oversight and mentoring of all Security Personnel.

Evaluation of contract performance and compliance (Service Level Agreements).

Training of current and new employees to contract standards.

Develop and implement goals / objectives for direct reports. Conduct employee evaluations, counseling, and discipline.

Creates, modifies, and always manages post schedules to ensure adequate coverage. Ensures schedules are properly maintained and are updated regularly.

Follows all company policies regarding timekeeping procedures, meal, and rest period breaks (where applicable), ensuring signatures and acknowledgements are properly documented (where applicable), and conducting weekly audits of timekeeping records to ensure accuracy.

Maintains regular proactive contact with Security Professionals to ensure all staff is being effectively utilized, properly trained, and ready for placement as needed.

Ensures a smooth-running operation by enforcing post specific policies and procedures through proper communication and training.

Maintains a well-organized, clean, and effective working area, and ensure all daily, weekly and bi-weekly deadlines are consistently met.

Prepares and runs all required reports as directed by managers, reviews such reports in a timely manner with management team, and takes appropriate action as necessary to address any report discrepancies or operational issues.

Able to work night and weekend shifts, as necessary.

Create and conduct safety and security training sessions for employees.

Proven ability to communicate effectively in speech and writing with members of management, law enforcement, customers, employees, and government agencies as required.

Inspect and patrol all our premises frequently.

Ensure the security, safety and well-being of all personnel, visitors, and the premises.

Provide excellent customer service.

Remain in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.

Respond to emergencies to provide necessary assistance to employees and customers.

Follow procedures for various initiatives, including fire prevention, property patrol, traffic control and accident investigations.


Security Officer skills & proficiencies:


Written and Verbal Communication

Following Complex Instructions

Interpersonal Skills

Knowledge of Security Operations and Procedure

Manage Multiple Tasks

Knowledge of Basic Security and Fire Inspection Procedures


Surveillance Skills




Emotional Control


Safety Management


Reporting Skills



Job Requirements


Proven experience as security officer or guard (2 years recommended)

Knowledge of legal guidelines for area security and public safety

Familiarity with report writing (2 years of experience)

Excellent surveillance and observation skills

Tech-savvy with experience in surveillance systems

Trained in First Aid/Basic Life Support

High School diploma is required

Valid Driver’s License



Certification/ License


Security Guard License

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Security Clearance Certification

Certified Protection Professional (CPP) (Optional)

Additional Information


Permanent, full-time position

What we offer:


Group insurance after three months

Group RRSP after six months

The opportunity to work with well-maintained equipment

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Employer Name


city or province


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