Jun 5, 2016

Security Supervisor

Employer:Black & McDonald Limited 
Location: Toronto, Ontario Canada

Job Description

Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking a Security Supervisor located in downtown Toronto. This position plays a critical role in overseeing, guiding and directing a team of up to 13 as well as advocate for safety,demonstrate principles, practices and processes that will optimize a safe and secure environment.

Security Duties & Responsibilities
Assist the department with:
Develop and monitor protective and preventative security systems and programs
Responsible for all surveillance, access control, key control and ID system
Develop and implement training procedures and strategies for security team
Manage security officer's daily activities, schedules and performance
Ensure documentation of inspections is complete and accurate; generate reports, export footage and follow up with appropriate personnel to rectify all issues. Reviews security reports to determine follow up action if required
Will participate as a member of the Emergency Preparedness Committee
Assisting with Fire and Life Safety responsibilities including but not limited to fires drills, fire plans and training
All other duties as required

Desired Skills & Experience

​Competency Requirements
Change orientation (open to change and the ability to identify where it is needed and how to make it happen)
Communicates effectively (verbally and in writing in English)
Continuous learning (ongoing effort to learn and contribute to the learnings of others)
Customer focus (understand the needs and perspectives of both internal and external customers)
Holds self and others accountable (take personal responsibility to meet commitments)
Problem solving and innovation (ability to approach problems logically and seek innovative solutions)
Teamwork and collaboration (work cooperatively and collaboratively with others)
Values and respects others (encourages and supports diversity)

Education & Skill Requirements
NFPA Fire and Life Safety in Healthcare Occupancies training an asset
Ontario Private Security & Investigative Services, Security Guard License
3+ years of related experience. Security experience in health care environment an asset
Two year community college Law & Security or Police Foundations diploma an asset
Completion of Non-violent Crisis Intervention Course
Ability to provide strong leadership with at least 3 years of recent experience in a similar unionized setting
Excellent interpersonal skills to mentor and lead a team of security officers
Above average interpersonal skills and written communication and presentation skills
Fire Marshals Fire Safety Program for Employees of Care and Treatment Facilities an asset
Excellent computer knowledge, Microsoft office suite

Company Description

In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.