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Security Officer

Facility and Security Services
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date:
Friday, August 14, 2020

Pay Rate: 
$26.40 to $33.40
Employment Status: 
Casual On Call x 2 Positions
Monthly/weekly hours: 
No Guaranteed Hours of Work


Reporting to the Manager of Facilities and Security, the Security Officer is responsible for carrying out security operations which involves interacting and providing information and direction to the public, patients and staff. The Security Officer also responds to code calls and alarms in the buildings and patrols parking areas and follows procedures for parking violations. The Security Officer is responsible for the security and safety of patients, staff and the general public on the Whitehorse General Hospital Campus.

Knowledge and skills required for this position are as follows:

  • Knowledge of security and safety guidelines;

  • Knowledge of security systems, equipment and communication devices;

  • Strong communication skills (good English language skills);

  • Basic computer skills;

  • Ability to diffuse and resolve conflicts;

  • Ability to provide emergency response;

  • Ability to write reports and compose a variety of correspondence;

  • Professional and confident image;

  • Customer services to the highest level;

  • Ability to problem solve and provide effective solutions;

  • Must be able to stand and walk up to 12 hours per day;

    The successful candidate is required to have at least (1) one-year relevant security experience, must be bondable and must pass an enhanced criminal record check.

    Quoting competition #2020-336-337 in the subject line, email your resume by 4:00 pm, August 14, 2020 to

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    Yukon Hospital Corporation                                                                       

    Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status (Permanent Resident), Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.

    Posting Date: July 31, 2020

Last Updated:Fri, 07/31/2020 - 19:04