Parsons Corporation Security Officer in Faro, Yukon Territory
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Parsons has been successful in winning environmental and mining projects in Northern Canada and will be aggressively pursuing additional northern projects. We are a world-class leader in providing in-depth engineering, construction, technical, and management services. Our employees deliver landmark commercial, industrial, environmental, energy, power, and renewable infrastructure - and provide innovative solutions to complex environmental, water quality, supply, treatment, watershed, and wastewater projects. We hire colleagues with an entrepreneurial spirit who thrive on solving project challenges in a high-energy environment. Parsons is helping to build a healthier and more sustainable world.
Parsons is now hiring a Security Officer for our Faro Mine Site. In this role, under minimal supervision, you will perform a variety of nonroutine tasks in support of the professional staff within the assigned unit.
The Security Officer is a first responder and assists with the overall security of the Faro Mine Complex grounds. The Officer is responsible for the security of customers, employees and property. Specific duties include the following:
Prevents and detect signs of intrusion
Ensures security of doors, windows, and gates
Oversees all security and surveillance issues
Maintains the administration of security programs
Answers alarms and investigates disturbances
Creates and provides various daily and monthly reports
Monitors and tracks all incoming and outgoing employees, customers, vendors and suppliers
Calls police or fire departments in cases of emergency or presence of unauthorized persons
Functions as onsite Emergency Medical Responder
Ensures confidentiality is kept in accordance to laws with regards to first aid
Perform other duties as assigned.
Must have current Emergency Medical Responder Certification
Must be able to administer First Aid
Previous training and experience as a Security Officer or in a related field preferred
Must have a valid Class 5 driver's license.
Must be able to effectively follow and give directions.
Must be able to complete required paperwork to report abnormalities or incidents.
Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time.
Must be able to work a variety of shifts.
Must be comfortable working both indoors and outdoors in various elemental conditions including rain, snow, heat, cold, etc.
Ability to lift up to 20 kg
Computer Skills -Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.)
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Ability to work well under pressure and provide good customer care.
Good organizational skills, with ability to manage and prioritize several assignments simultaneously
Proven ability to concentrate, pay attention to detail, organize, and be a team player
Proven understanding of safe work practices and mitigating risk
Ability to work with little supervision and function in a multidiscipline environment
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.