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Guard

Regular Full-Time
Competition #: 19-U052

Web Site: tol.ca

Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, to approximately 128,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty.  A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for up a regular full-time Guard to join our team of professionals in the Protective Services – RCMP Division, Front Counter/Cells Section.

Reporting to the Operations Support Supervisor, the chosen candidate will be responsible in this unionized position for custodial work involving responsibility for the guarding of prisoners held at the Langley RCMP Detachment.  An employee of this class maintains surveillance over prisoners to ensure their security and welfare, notifies the officer of any unusual occurrences, and maintains a prisoner log book.  Some independence of judgment is exercised in routine matters, while unusual matters or problems are referred to a superior.  Work performance is reviewed in terms of alertness, attitude and adherence to well-defined practices and procedures.

Completion of the 12th school grade and some related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. It is essential that the ideal candidate have strong interpersonal skills and will be energetic, enthusiastic, well organized plus be able to communicate effectively (verbal and written) with all levels of internal and external contacts. 

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these  must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.

Please have these ready to upload when you apply:
 
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR certificate is required.

RCMP reliability status is required. (Note - Not required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment).

The rate of pay for this CUPE position is $23.44 - $27.45 per hour (5 steps, 2019 rates) plus
benefits.  The hours of work are Monday to Friday (one week of days 6:00am – 2:00pm; one week of afternoons 2:00pm – 10:00pm; one week of nights Sunday to Thursday 10:00pm – 6:00am; rotating); Non-standard hours and/or non-standard work week.

If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit tol.ca/careers to apply.

The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm, April 22, 2019.

We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Location: Langley, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Police Services
Posted: April 8, 2019, 2:24 pm
Expires: April 22, 2019, 4:30 pm