Pre-Board Screening Officer / YZF Airport



Job Description:YZF Pre-Board Screening Officer – Yellowknife Watch your career take flight at GardaWorld! GardaWorld is the largest provider of aviation services for the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA), offering screening services in 28 airports across Canada. Pre-Board Screening Officers are specialized professionals tasked with protecting air travelers by screening them and their belongings, while exhibiting the highest degree of vigilance and providing excellent customer service in a challenging environment. Our officers undergo rigorous specialized training, up to 180 hours, both in class and on-the-job in order to acquire CATSA Screening Officer certification so it is not essential that you have previous security experience, training or licenses. We are seeking eager candidates with great communication skills and customer service experience that are comfortable working in the airport’s high-tech, fast paced environment. We are currently recruiting Pre-Board Screening Officers at the Yellowknife Airport on a part-time basis with opportunities for full-time once training is completed. Responsibilities:You are responsible for screening passengers, non-passengers and their baggage using screening equipmentYou are an ambassador for customer service and interact with passengers and stakeholders alike in a professional mannerTo ensure that the screening of passengers is completed efficiently and pleasantlyYou assist in maintaining the flow of passengers to influence efficiencyYou follow aviation regulations and standard operating procedures at all timesYou report all incidents using established communication channels Job benefitsHourly salary: $20.33 – $21.62Excellent benefitsPaid training at $17.88 / hrUniform is provided Requirements: Job requirements: One (1) year of customer service experienceSecurity experience or license NOT requiredMust be a Canadian citizen or a Permanent ResidentNo previous criminal background for which a pardon has not been grantedOver 18 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)Available to work and commute day and night shifts, including weekends and statutory holidaysPhysical requirements include but are not limited to standing for long periods of time and lifting/pushing/pulling luggage and other heavy items (up to 22kg). Skill requirements: Strong communication, excellent customer service and people skillsStrong team work abilities and interpersonal skillsAbility to prioritize, remain calm and multi-task under pressure in a dynamic environmentFluency in English, spoken and written. Fluency in French is an asset.Alert and detail-oriented APPLY HERE: *Our officers must be able to obtain a Transportation Canada Security Clearance (RAIC) and a valid medical from CATSA, in addition to successfully completing the extensive training program. *The hiring process can take between 3 to 6 months to complete. For candidates who hold a valid Transportation Security Clearance or previously held a valid Transportation Security Clearance in the last 24 months, this process may be accelerated. GardaWorld is an equal opportunity employer and takes pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability or any other protected status. We thank all applicants for their interest in the position; however, we will only communicate with selected candidates. This will occur via email so ensure to regularly check your email for correspondence from us, including emails redirected to your junk / spam mailbox. You can apply only once within a 6 month period. Using more than one profile to apply multiple times within this timeframe will result in automatic disqualification. YOU CAN ONLY APPLY FOR THIS ROLE VIA OUR COMPANY WEBSITE. APPLY HERE: Company Description:Join North America‚Äôs leading Secure Transportation Team! Due to continued growth, GardaWorld, the largest privately-owned security and cash Services Company, is seeking highly qualified individuals to expand and complement our industry-leading Secure Transportation team. This is your opportunity to build a long-term career as a security professional in a challenging, high-profile security environment.