New Job Nova Centre - Security Coordinator In Nova Scotia

NOVA CENTRE - Security Coordinator
NOVA CENTRE - Security Coordinator

NOVA CENTRE - Security Coordinator

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : From $17 an hour
Location : Nova Scotia

Full Description


We are looking to add to our growing "state of the art" security team for our state of the art building in the heart of downtown Halifax!

Inspired and shaped by our community, this one-million-square-foot mixed development is truly for everyone which makes for an exciting place to work. The property features facilities including : Retail space, a convention centre, commercial space, a hotel, restaurants and a 2 level parkade.

Nova Centre’s contemporary architecture pays tribute to our seafaring past, with the main tower resembling the rising sail of a ship arriving in the Halifax Harbor.

Why Join Us?

  • High starting wage
  • Health/Dental benefits.
  • GRRSP Plan.
  • Guaranteed, year-round hours.
  • Discounts at our sister company furniture stores.
  • Paid sick days.


Professionalism - serving our clients in an honest, efficient and utmost respectful manner. Caring ourselves with a high level of integrity.

Customer Service - With a people first approach, we communicate effectively, clearly and we are efficient in our response time.

On Point Deportment - Always looking sharp, we appreciate the importance of a clean uniform and appearance.

Positive Work Culture - Coming to work should be a happy and exciting experience, we encourage each other to promote this value.

We Are Passionate About Halifax - our team invests that passion—along with expertise, experience, and pride— reflected through our interactions.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide exceptional customer service to tenants and members of the public. Welcome them to the building and answer general inquiries (e.g., providing directions, etc. );
  • Provide a visible presence on the premises that enforces safety and security – particularly during high traffic times of the day;
  • Conduct regular foot patrols of the premise – identity and investigate any suspicious behaviour, threats and irregular activity;
  • Monitor our video surveillance system CCTV– identify and investigate any suspicious behaviour, threats and irregular activity;
  • Respond to emergency and security situations and including power outages, fire alarms, physical disturbances, etc. and provide proper response (police, fire, ambulance). Provide an Incident Report of the incident;
  • Prevent unauthorized entry and politely direct disruptive individuals to leave the premises;
  • Write clear and comprehensive reports utilizing our innovative electronic reporting software;
  • Monitor parkade to ensure traffic flowing in and out smoothly, deal with any issues as they arise;
  • Control Access to the property, this may include escorting contractors;
  • Provide specialized security services and sustain effective relationships with key stakeholders;
  • Act as ambassador of the Company – portray a positive, professional image as the face of the Company;
  • You will also be responsible for ensuring that policies and procedures are adhered to and enforced;

Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma;
  • Previous experience working in a security position is required - minimum 2 years;
  • Relevant post-secondary education (corrections; police foundations, etc.) would be an asset.

Skills and Abilities :

  • Strong interpersonal skills – ability to develop relationships with tenants and members of the public and portray and positive Company image;
  • Attentive, aware of surrounding and strong attention to detail. Ability to discern when things are not as they should be;
  • Dependable and punctual; a team player;
  • Ability to utilize technology and computer software;
  • Ability to solve problems, make decisions and respond to emergencies under pressure;
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills, including report writing.
  • Discretion when handling confidential and private information;
  • Ability, to stand and walk (indoors and outdoors) for extended periods of time;
  • Criminal background check required;

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $17.00 per hour


  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift

Work Location: In person

Expected start date: 2023-06-05