Security Guard - Nights #75071

Company: Scarlet Security Services Ltd.

Job Description

Headquartered in Calgary, Scarlet Group of Companies is a rapidly expanding full-service security company with additional offices in Vancouver, St. John's, and Yellowknife. We are currently seeking night shift Security Guards with a background industrial security to join our team in Fort McMurray, AB. Successful applicants will provide security services to support the Wildfires Recovery/Rebuild efforts within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

Shifts will start at 7:00pm ending at 7:00am. The rotation is 4 days on followed 4 days off, then 3 days on followed by 3 days off.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited:

  • Secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment; inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points; permitting entry.
  • Obtains help by sounding alarms.
  • Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers.
  • Completes reports by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities; interviewing witnesses; obtaining signatures.
  • Maintains environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment controls.
  • Maintains organization's stability and reputation by complying with legal requirements.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

On the job perks

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Full benefits after 6 months of employment
  • Steady schedule
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • A fast-seamless transition from the offer acceptance to your physical start date
  • Employment with a Company working prominent contracts.


  • Reside in Fort McMurray
  • Available to work 7:00pm to 7:00am
  • A minimum of 1-year experience as a security guard
  • A full class 5 driver's licence
  • Prior security experience at port, remote, and industrial locations is considered an asset
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to understand and comply with site specific Post Orders
  • Prior experience in municipal policing services or RCMP is considered an asset
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • Be driven by customer and personal service
  • Strong teamwork and partnership orientation
  • Strong critical thinking and active listening.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Reside in Fort McMurray
  • Be available 7:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • A valid Alberta Security Licence
  • A valid Class 5 Driver's Licence
  • A clear 5 year Drivers Abstract
  • Standard First Aid - CPR C & AED
  • CSTS training or equivalent
  • WHIMS certification
  • Steel-toed boots
  • A willingness to submit to an alcohol and drug test
  • A willingness to complete a criminal record check.

Applicants residing outside of Fort McMurray will not be considered unless willing to relocate without company provided location assistance. Employer will not provide relocation assistance

To Apply

Please submit your cover, resume, and copies of all required license and certifications to the associated position advertisement.

In your mandatory cover letter, please identify the best method telephone number and email address to contact you at.

Applicants who do not follow these instructions may be eliminated from consideration.

Scarlet Group of Companies applies the principles of employment equity. They thank all applicants for their interest in employment; however, we will only contact selected applicants.


No phone calls please


Fax: 403-252-5392

About Scarlet

Scarlet Group of Companies is one of the leading security companies in Canada providing assorted risk management solutions for a variety of partners and clientele typically located in remote locations. Our team of security professionals are highly experienced and qualified.


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