Job Description
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Security Officer – Permanent Casual

We are looking for permanent casual Security Officers to join the Corporate Security Department. Hours of work will be varied, including weekend shifts. Shift times are 12 hours in length, day shifts start at 5:30 AM and night shifts start at 5:30PM. There will be potential for these positions to become permanent part-time positions. Position hiring for night shifts, weekend shifts and call-in shifts. 

As a member of Corporate Security, you will be responsible for enforcing policies and procedures relative to the safety and security of company property and personnel, monitoring building entrances and exits as well as building grounds, reporting violations, fire, accident, theft and vandalism and assisting with the various day to day security issues for the Winnipeg plant. 

NOTE: Training to take place over the course of 3 – 4 weeks and will require 2 – 3, 12-hour days/nights of availability each week.     

The rate of pay will be $17.80 or more, if applicants have a year or more of demonstrated and relevant security experience.

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health Benefits
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • On-Site Cafeteria & Outdoor Patio
  • On Site Gym
  • A variety of committee driven employee engagement activities
  • Free Parking

What You’ll Do

  • Monitor building entrances and exits, conduct regular and lengthy security check patrols and respond to security and safety incidents
  • Ensure all security processes are followed and integrity is maintained
  • View and document activity of security tapes/key scans, issue daily security logs and security reports
  • Respond to questions, enquires and resolve problems regarding security related issues
  • Maintain employee access to security and card access systems (i.e. issue employee badges, deactivate employee access, issue PIN numbers, etc.)
  • Assist in security risk evaluations
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with other staff members and ensure a safe & secure work environment
  • Participate as Duty Officer and other duties as assigned

Who You Are

  • An individual who is always alert and aware of the surroundings.
  • An effective communicator who can collaborate with multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders
  • Customer service/team-oriented individual who is assertive, reliable and discrete with a high level of awareness
  • A highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision
  • Ability to function effectively in stressful and/or critical situations

What You’ll Bring

  • Completion of High School or general education degree (GED)
  • Education or previous experience as a Law Enforcement or Security Officer or other related security employment is an asset
  • Knowledge of CCTV, card access systems and applicable laws and regulations related to security services is an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Must possess and be able to maintain a Manitoba Security Guard License
  • Must have or be able to obtain a Standard First Aid Certificate, basic CPR Certificate
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Must be willing to work 12-hour shifts, including days/nights and/or weekends
  • Access to a reliable vehicle is required to be considered for this position Report Writing – All Security Officers must be able to communicate clearly and effectively in writing.
  • Interpersonal Skills – An ability to relate well to persons of all ethnic backgrounds and all socio–economic levels.
  • Computer Skills – Possess a basic knowledge of computer office applications.
  • Physical Fitness – Must have a fitness level consistent with the duties required of a security officer.

Apply now by submitting a cover letter and resume outlining fit and salary to

Pollard Banknote Limited is an equal opportunity employer, committed to promoting and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workforce. Reasonable accommodations are available upon request.

By submitting this application, the applicant consents to Pollard Banknote Ltd. collecting, using and retaining the personal information for purposes relating to the application process and if hired, the employment relationship.

Any and all personal information collected is held in the strictest confidence and in accordance with all applicable Privacy Laws.

We thank all candidates that apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory response from a Criminal Record Search.