Special Event Security
in Regina, SK

Regina, SK
Full-time - Permanent
Experienced
Competition Number: EC4204013A

WHO IS REAL?

After taking a brief pause during the pandemic, it is with great optimism and excitement that Regina Exhibition Association Limited (REAL) announces our activation of the REAL 2.0 plan for our future, within the exciting world of sport and entertainment.

We are moving forward at full speed with strategic objectives to: improve operational performance; develop new business and expansion; create an activated district, leveraging commercial development.

If you are revolutionary and courageous, exemplify teamwork and safety, accomplish the extraordinary, stewards of our legacy and above all else, always have fun … then you are REAL! And we want you on our team!

THE OPPORTUNITY AWAITS YOU

REAL finds itself in the enviable position of managing one of the most interesting and versatile connected spaces in North America with an opportunity to impact the lives of millions by creating life-long memories and delivering exceptional experiences.

The Special Events Security Officer is responsible for ensuring crowd control at events, enforcing procedures, rules and regulations. Ensuring the personal safety of staff, visitors, and property. Maintains security and safety for assigned areas. Maintains working knowledge of the locations of various departments, buildings, access routes and admitting requirements.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  1. Provides crowd control, proactive crown management and monitoring for any potential crown control issues and concerns.
  2. Screening patrons during ingress using walk-through metal detectors, bag searches, and hand wanding techniques
  3. Performing safety and emergency procedures and ensuring security duties are carried out in compliance with all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws and REAL policies and procedures.
  4. Responds to incidents by:
    • Responds to incidents, and manages CSSS response to emergency situations, criminal activity, and other major events. Makes immediate and appropriate decisions to prevent or minimize personal injury and/or damage to personal and public property.
    • Acts as an on-scene Incident Commander for all emergencies, demonstrations, large protests, and events on campus, working in a unified command capacity with local police, fire, and emergency health services agencies. Provides information and recommendations to the Command Centre.
    • Mitigates risk to the campus to ensure life safety and operational continuity. Notifies the Command Centre for activation of the first responders in the event of an emergency.
    • Notifying Command Centre of all incidents.
    • Maintaining detailed reporting on all events and proper incident reporting
  5. Performs patrolling of areas and security checks by:
    • Securing premises and personnel by patrolling property; access points; permitting entry.
    • Obtaining help by sounding alarms.
    • Preventing losses and damage by reporting irregularities; informing violators of policy and procedures; restraining trespassers.
    • Controlling access to buildings and protecting employees, guests, and the public
  6. Performs other duties on an as and when required basis.

Requirements

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We live our core values: Be original, Be a host, Be inclusive, Be proud, Be resilient, Be smart, and Always own it.

We are looking for individuals interested in flexible working arrangements as a casual Special Event Security. Shifts will be a combination of days, nights, and weekends based on operational requirements and your own availability!

WHAT IT TAKES

Apply today if you meet the following requirements:

  • Grade 12 education or GED is preferred.
  • Must have valid Serve-It-Right (SIRs) certification.
  • Must be at least Nineteen (19) years of age.
  • Formal training and/or work experience in the field of security services or crowd control is preferred.
  • Physical ability to handle confrontational/violent/abusive/intoxicated situations.
  • Valid Driver's License must be maintained.
  • Able to walk/stand for prolonged periods is required.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated experience in public relations.
  • Excellent decision-making skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively and effectively with others.
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment, and adapt to change.
  • This position is an in-scope position under the RWDSU Collective Agreement.
  • The successful candidate must also possess and maintain a satisfactory Criminal Record Check (CRC).
  • Benefits

    We offer competitive wages and attractive benefits, along with the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and fun industry. For more information visit our website at www.realdistrict.ca. Submit resumes via the link provided.

    While REAL appreciates the interest by all applicants, only those selected to advance to the next stage will be contacted.

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