Security Jobs Oshawa

Paragon Security

Security Guard

Job Description 

Why Paragon?

Paragon Security, Canada’s largest family-owned security company, is uniquely designed to ensure our guards succeed. Your success is our success. Are you looking for a career in the security industry? A steppingstone into the world of policing? A place to call home while you upgrade your education? Be a part of a winning team, click Apply Now and join the Paragon family today!

Paragon Security is currently hiring security guards for properties in the Pickering Region. Apply today for full-time opportunities!


Unionized Group benefits includes:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance.
  • Paid On-site training
  • Yearly uniform allowance
  • Paid Sick Days
  • Employee incentive program
  • Peer recognition programs.

Requirements are very specific please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements. The candidates who meet the eligibility criteria will be contacted.

Basic Requirements:

  • Valid Ontario Security License
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Must be able to do any shifts which include Days, evenings and night shifts or rotation shifts.
  • Required to stand and patrol for long periods.
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Working knowledge of computer application skills

Major responsibilities include:

  • Ideal entry-level position for a career in Law Enforcement
  • Patrolling the interior and exterior of premises
  • Securing restricted areas
  • Completion of Incident Reports and critiquing of security personnel Incident Reports promptly, to include ensuring Incidents Reports are complete, accurate, aligned with the Standing Orders, and distributed accordingly.
  • Obtaining statements and collecting information for Incident Reports Performing Customer Service-related functions
  • Identifying Safety Hazards Qualifications and Experience Required:
  • Be physically capable of performing the required duties.
  • Continental schedule, able to work 12-hour shifts in a 24/7 environment.

Successful candidates after working with Paragon Security have joined: Toronto Police Services, York Regional Police Services, Peel Regional Police Services, Durham Regional Police Services, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Canadian Border Services Agency, Canadian Security Intelligence Services, Toronto Transit Commission – Special Constables, Toronto Community Housing Complex – Special Constables, Canadian Military, Waterloo Regional Police Services, Halton Regional Police Services

Paragon Security is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on age, ancestry, race, color, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, creed, disability, family status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex (including pregnancy & breastfeeding), or any other protected grounds as outlined by The Ontario Human Rights Code.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $15.50-$19.25 per hour


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Application question(s):

  • Do you drive or take public transit for commuting purposes?
  • What is your home postal code?
  • Are you legally entitled to work Full time in Canada?


  • Security Guard: 1 year (preferred)


  • Ontario Security Guard License (required)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (preferred)
  • Night Shift (preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (preferred)

Work Location: In person

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