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Genesis Security is always recruiting for professional Security Guards to protect premises, assets and personnel by being a deterrent presence to prevent illegal or inappropriate actions. Our aim is to deter, observe and report.

Responsibilities

  • Protect client property and staff by maintaining a safe and secure environment
  • Look for signs of crime / disorder and investigate disturbances
  • Presence to deter criminal or illegal activities
  • Take accurate notes of unusual occurrences
  • Report any suspicious incidents, work with law enforcement and first responders when required
  • Patrol buildings and perimeters
  • Monitor and control access at building entrances and vehicle gates
Requirements
  • Proven work experience as a Security Guard or relevant position
  • Valid BC Security Licence
  • Excellent knowledge of public safety and security procedures/protocols
  • Surveillance skills and detail orientation
  • Integrity and professionalism

Payrate: Starting at $17/hr

If you are interested in learning more about being a Static Security Guard, click the link below:

Static Security Guard

Genesis Security is seeking experienced mobile drivers (FT or PT) to join our rapidly growing Mobile Team.

Duties and responsibilities: 

  • Conduct mobile and foot patrols 
  • Responsible for the care and good working order of the assigned Company vehicle 
  • Inspect client property against, fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal activity 
  • Deter any criminal activity and other unwanted behavior, real or potential 
  • Respond to alarm calls in a timely manner 
  • Write incident and mobile reports outlining observations and activity during their assigned site visits and alarm responses 
  • Contact relevant authorities and Operations representative as per site / shift orders 
  • Train guards on sites 
  • Any additional duties given by the Operations department. 

Requirements & Qualifications: 

  • Valid BC Security License 
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License (International Driving licences not accepted) 
  • Clean Driver’s abstract (2 years) 
  • Be physically fit, energetic 
  • Mobile experience preferred, security experience a definite advantage 
  • Ability to work cohesively as a team member to achieve team goals 
  • Great time management and ability to multi-task 
  • Superior driving and organizational skills 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, write good reports 
  • Good presence and high maturity level 
  • Able to work unsupervised and good knowledge of downtown Vancouver and Greater Vancouver region. 
  • Must be willing to work up to 12 hours a day and graveyard shifts. Occasional afternoon to midnight shifts. 

Payrate: Starting at $18/hr

If you are interested in learning more about being a Mobile Security Guard, click the link below:

Mobile Security Guard

Genesis Security has been one of the most renowned providers of special event security services in BC for the past 25 years. We are currently looking to hire experienced event security staff to work with us as concerts, corporate / private events and sporting events return with a roar! We have thrilling concerts, BC Lions and Whitecaps games at BC Place; Vancouver Giants games at Langley Event Centre; Canada Day events and many more; other amazing conventions and shows held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, etc.

Pre-requisites:

  • Must have a valid BC Security Licence
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Friendly and approachable disposition
  • Excellent customer service approach and ability to de-escalate situations
  • Proven experience in crowd management, access control, deployments and evictions
  • Minimum experience:
    • 1 year event security experience for Event Guards,
    • 3 or more years events and or festival experience for Special Event Guards,
    • 3 or more years event And Event Supervisor experience for Event Supervisors

Please submit your resume to recruitment@genesissecurity.com for consideration. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Join our events team… opportunities to advance your career!

Payrates:

Subject to qualifications and experience.

$17 – 18 / hr for qualified Event Security guards

$19 – $21 / hr for Special Event Security guards

$21 to 25 / hr for Event Security Supervisors

Genesis Security has been one of the most renowned providers of special event security services in BC for the past 20 + years. We are currently looking to hire experienced event security staff to work with us as concerts, corporate / private events and sporting events start again as COVID-19 restrictions are gradually lifted. We have upcoming BC Lions games and concerts at BC Place, Vancouver Giants games at Langley Event Centre and other events at Vancouver Convention Centre, etc.

Pre-requisites:

  • Must have a valid BC Security Licence
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Friendly and approachable disposition
  • Excellent customer service approach and ability to de-escalate situations
  • Proven experience in crowd management, access control, deployments and evictions
  • Minimum 1 year and more event security experience for Event Guard, 3 or more years event & supervisory experience for Event Supervisors

Join our events team… opportunities to advance your career!

Payrates:

Subject to qualifications and experience.

$17 – $20 / hr for qualified Event Security guards

If you are interested in learning more about being an Event Security Guard, please click the link below:

Event Security Guard

Genesis Security is currently looking for highly customer-service oriented, compassionate and experienced OFA2 certified Security Guards to work at events, with potential for full / part time rotations at sites.

Candidate Profile:• Must have a valid First Aid Level 2 or 3 Certification (OFA2 / 3)• A valid BC Security License

• Excellent communication skills, additional languages spoken would be an asset• Pleasant in demeanor and project a professional and well-groomed image• Customer-service focused and a team player, with strong attention to detail• Positive and outgoing personality, a self – starter with high initiative• Background in the hospitality industry and events security experience preferred• Be observant, discriminating and dependable• Experienced is preferred

Please submit a detailed resume to hr@genesissecurity.com and shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Genesis is recruiting for top caliber customer service-oriented staff to work day shifts (0900, 1000 and 1100 hours start time) at Granville Island (a very popular entertainment and tourist spot downtown).

Parking Ambassador / Enforcement Officer (Granville Island)

Payrate: $18 /hr.

A) Ambassador

As Ambassadors / Customer Service representative, you are the “boots on the ground” providing a visible uniformed presence for the area’s businesses and patrons, to assist in matters of safety and crime prevention / reporting. You must possess strong customer service and communication skills, advanced problem solving and solution seeking abilities while remaining calm under pressure.

  • Provide excellent and customer service assistance
  • Assignments from Operations including dispatches, patrols and reporting safety concerns
  • Ability to provide vehicle traffic control in key areas

B) Enforcement

You enforce rules and regulations of parking facilities and parking permits are valid and on display. A large part of enforcement duties is issuing violations for parking infractions and traffic control.

  • Check for payment expiration of daily parkers
  • Provide a presence and report security related issues and concerns
  • Report any meter machine malfunctions

Pre-requisites, Skills and Qualifications:

  • BC Security Guard license
  • Traffic Control permit (will be trained)
  • Extremely self driven and motivated, with great initiative
  • Background in the hospitality industry and or parking enforcement preferred
  • Excellent communication & observation skills and ability to write good reports
  • Pleasant in demeanor, projects a professional and well-groomed image
  • Customer-service focused and a team player
  • Dependable and Committed
  • Comfortable with use of mobile and parking apps and phone technologies
  • Possess high energy levels, and patrol extensively
  • Ability to work outdoors under all weather conditions and be able to stand for long periods
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Candidates with the following experience / certification will be given priority:

  • Traffic Control Permit
  • Customer Service

Please send your detailed resume to hr@genesissecurity.com (Subject: Granville Island) to be considered for hiring!

The premium pay rate is $20.91 / hour 

Successful candidates will have to attend training courses provided by Genesis Security prior starting the job. Applicants cannot be on student visas. FT rotations available.

Mandatory Requirements: 

  • Valid BC Security Licence 
  • Minimum 6 month’s security experience preferably working at tough sites e.g. in DTE Vancouver. 
  • Speak, read and write fluent English, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. A lot of comprehensive and well written reports are required for every shift. 
  • Physically fit to patrol long distances continuously and climb a multitude of stairs as well as conduct regular evictions of trespassers. 
  • Pleasant in demeanor and project a professional and well-groomed image. 
  • Customer-service focused and a team player, with strong attention to detail. 
  • Positive and outgoing personality, a self-starter with high initiative. 

Candidates with the following experience / certification will be given priority: 

  • First Aid Level 1 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Customer Service 
  • Fire Safety

This opportunity will provide first-rate experience to aspiring law enforcement candidates.  

Please send your detailed resume to hr@genesissecurity.com (Subject: Premium Security) to be considered for hiring!

If you are interested in learning more about being a Premium Security Guard, please click the link below:

Premium Security Guard

These positions are not open to candidates on Student Visas.

Genesis is recruiting for experienced staff for a premium client’s sites that pays an hourly rate of $20.52 to start, $20.91 after confirmation. We are seeking full time Enforcement Security Guards (mornings or afternoons, 8 hour shifts) working in downtown Vancouver.

Successful candidates will have to attend training courses provided by Genesis Security prior starting the job. Applicants cannot be on student visas.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Enforce rules and regulations of parking facilities and ensure dashboard tickets and parking permits are valid and on display. A large part of enforcement duties is issuing violations for parking infractions.

  • Checking expiration of parking tickets displayed and parking permits/hang tags in vehicles
  • Providing a security presence and report any security related issues and concerns
  • Report any machine malfunctions back to Operations

Pre-requisites, Skills and Qualifications:

  • BC Security Guard Licence
  • Class 5 Driver’s licence with clean abstract
  • Parking Enforcement experience preferred
  • Extremely self driven and motivated, with great initiative and intuition
  • Excellent communication & observation skills and ability to write good reports
  • Punctuality, attention to detail and self discipline are givens
  • Positive, friendly, enthusiastic, energetic and personable with a professional attitude
  • Comfortable with use of mobile and parking apps and phone technologies
  • Possess high energy levels, physically fit to drive and patrol extensively, and ability to work outdoors under all weather conditions
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Applicants cannot be on student visas.

If you are interested in learning more about being a Premium Enforcement Guard, please click the link below:

Premium Security Guard

Genesis is recruiting for experienced staff for a premium client that pays an hourly rate of $20.52 to start, $20.91 after confirmation. We are seeking a full and a part time e-Bike Enforcement Security Guards. Applicants cannot be on student visas.

Rotation: 1130 to 1930 hours, Mon to Sun, working within Stanley Park, downtown Vancouver. Full & Part-time rotations available.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Enforce rules and regulations of parking facilities and ensure dashboard tickets and parking permits are valid and on display. A large part of enforcement duties is issuing violations for parking infractions.

  • Checking expiration of parking tickets displayed and parking permits/hang tags in vehicles
  • Providing a security presence and report any security related issues and concerns
  • Report any machine malfunctions back to Operations

Pre-requisites, Skills and Qualifications:

  • BC Security Guard Licence
  • Class 5 Driver’s licence with clean abstract
  • Parking Enforcement experience preferred
  • Extremely self driven and motivated, with great initiative and intuition
  • Excellent communication & observation skills and ability to write good reports
  • Punctuality, attention to detail and self discipline are givens
  • Positive, friendly, enthusiastic, energetic, and personable with a professional attitude
  • Comfortable with use of mobile and parking apps and phone technologies
  • Possess high energy levels, physically fit to ride an e-bike for 8 hours and patrol extensively outdoors under all weather conditions
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Applicants cannot be on student visas.

Full-time & Part-time rotations available

Please send a copy of your resume to hr@genesissecurity.com with the subject – E-Bike Security.

If you are interested in learning more about being a Premium Enforcement Guard, please click the link below:

Premium Security Guard

The iconic Vancouver Convention Centre (VCC) is seeking motivated, customer-service oriented individuals to join our team to work exciting and up coming large-scale events  – e.g. FAN EXPO, Travel Expo , BUILDEX Vancouver, Annual Wellness Show, Franchise Expo, and Many more expos, conferences, exhibitions, fairs, warehouse sales etc. till end of summer.

You will be working mostly indoors, 8  hours mostly, on-call up to full time hours and be part of the excitement and energy of VCC.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Access Control and Roving, all the while providing excellent customer service;
  • Ensure that the public are social distancing and following all rules and regulations including COVID protocols.

COMPETENCIES:

  • Effective communication skills and ability to follow instructions and provide clear directions
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to work effectively in a team environment
  • Strong customer service skills and ability to maintain a friendly, professional and courteous demeanor
  • Able to walk / stand for long periods of time

PREREQUISITES:

  • BC Security Guard Licence
  • Excellent customer service orientation and demeanor

Payrate: $17 / hr to start

 

If you are interested in learning more about being an Event Security Guard, please click the link below:

Event Security Guard

Job description

Iconic Vancouver Convention Centre (VCC) is currently seeking motivated, customer-service oriented and OFA2-certified individuals to join our team.

Rotation is flexible, from Sundays to Fridays, 2300 to 0700 hours.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor First Aid calls and assess treatment as required
  • Maintain First Aid supplies including emergency kits, oxygen tanks, wheelchairs, and first aid supplies
  • Monitor OFA email and prepare relevant paperwork as required
  • Ensure the interior and exterior of the Facility is secure
  • Identify and report any unusual activity or persons
  • Identify and report Facility damage
  • Provide access and escort for Clients, Official and Unofficial Suppliers, and Contractors through Facility spaces as required
  • Provide building lockdown and crowd control during facility related protests as required
  • Monitoring for goods left unattended
  • Unlock and lock retail washrooms per schedule
  • Act as floor warden during emergency situations

COMPETENCIES:

  • Effective communication skills and ability to follow instructions and provide clear directions
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to work effectively in a team environment
  • Able to walk for long periods of time
  • Strong customer service skills and ability to maintain a friendly, professional and courteous demeanor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid BC Security License
  • Minimum post-secondary education
  • First Aid Certification OFA Level 2
  • Computer skills required: Word, Excel and email
  • Knowledge of a two-way radio is an asset

If you are interested, please email your updated resume soonest possible to khippensteel@vancouverconventioncentre.com. Regretfully, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Iconic Vancouver Convention Centre (VCC) is currently seeking motivated, customer-service oriented individuals to join our team.

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Ensure the interior and exterior of the Facility is secure
  • Identify and report any unusual activity or persons in and around the Facility including VCC West retail tenants (exterior), seawall, and Jack Poole Plaza (this includes fire, theft, vandalism, trespassers and accidents
  • Identify and report Facility damage
  • Provide access and escort for Clients, Official and Unofficial Suppliers, and Contractors through Facility spaces as required
  • Provide building lockdown and crowd control during facility related protests as required
  • Monitoring for goods left unattended
  • Check all electrical, mechanical, communication rooms, central plant and sewage treatment plant at minimum once per shift during day and swing shift and twice per shift during graveyard – report anything out of the ordinary (water/oil leaks, smoke etc)
  • Unlock and lock retail washrooms per schedule
  • Cooperate with and assist in the investigation of incidents
  • Act as floor warden during emergency situations

COMPETENCIES:

  • Demonstrates effective communication skills including ability to follow instructions and provide clear directions
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as well the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Able to walk for long periods of time
  • Strong customer service skills and ability to maintain a friendly, professional and courteous demeanor

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid BC Security License
  • Must have high school and or post-secondary education
  • Knowledge of a two-way radio is an asset

 

Payrate: $17/hr

If you are interested, please email your updated resume soonest possible to khippensteel@vancouverconventioncentre.com.

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