Student Security Guard (4 positions available)
Security Services

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve. The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full-and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include preparation for university and college, English as an Additional Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

MacEwan Security Services is recruiting four (4) full time Student Security Guards. This is a 16 week term, beginning in May 2016. This position is responsible for performing security functions such as: campus patrols, responding to alarms and emergency conditions, performing access control functions, documenting all activities and incidents, handling client complaints and concerns. This position requires shift work and extensive foot patrols.

The successful candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Student Security Guards are focused on providing excellent customer service. Previous control tactics training, current security license, and current First Aid and level ‘C’ CPR would be a definite asset. Qualified candidates must possess (or be eligible to obtain) a security license in Alberta.

This position is part of the Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP). Students must be returning to a post-secondary institution in their program of studies in September 2016.

How to Apply
Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to and select the job posting.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Term
Salary $17.92 per hour
Closing Date Monday, April 25th, 2016
Competition No. 16.04.057
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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