Protection Services Officer : Ful Time – 40 hours per week

The Salvation Army Alberta
July 11, 2019
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Job Type
Commensurate with experience
Competition #
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Employee Relations Department Email: OR Fax: 403-410-1103 OR Mail: Employee Relations, Centre of Hope, 420 – 9th Avenue S.E. Calgary, AB T2G-0R9
Closing date
July 18 2019
Street Address
Centre of Hope 420 9 Avenue SE Calgary, AB T2G -0R9


Mission and Values Statement:

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church and charitable movement, active in over 130 countries worldwide. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity. The Mission of The Salvation Army is to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs, and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. This is expressed in spiritual ministry, and also by a wide variety of social services, which are extended without discrimination.

There are four core values that guide all aspects of the Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda Territory.

Hope:               We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service:            We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity:            We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship:    We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.

For more than 150 years, The Salvation Army has been serving and meeting the needs of people who are experiencing life challenges that leave them vulnerable and marginalized.  Its powerful mission and core values are what attract people to join the organization to further its work. Every position contributes to the spiritual and social services mission of The Salvation Army.

Here's what we have to offer you:

  • Rewarding work where you know you are making a difference to the lives of people in the community
  • Being part of an international organization doing important work worldwide
  • Benefits: health and dental benefits, employer RRSP contributions (matching not required), time off allowance, Employee Assistance Program


Here's how you will contribute to the program:

  • Supervision of clients and property through regular patrols
  • Scheduled inspection rounds, safety/security checks, and monitoring clients/residents
  • Maintaining logbooks and completing occurrence reports
  • Participating in and/or delegating physical searches; ensuring accurate documentation of searches and results in log book
  • Liaising with referral, emergency and other external agencies


What you need to get an interview:

  • Current Security Services License as per Alberta legislation
  • Grade 12 diploma and at least 1 year of related experience including security services
  • Current government approved Standard First Aid/CPR certificate
  • Satisfactory Police Information Check
  • Able to communicate with others in a clear, concise and, calm manner and in a way that prevents escalation of volatile situations
  • Proficient in written skills to log information on a daily basis and prepare written reports concerning incidents that have occurred on shift
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Desire to support the mission of The Salvation Army’s work in a compassionate and non-judgmental manner
  • Regular Full time - 40 hours per week (Monday and Friday 11:00 pm to 7:00 am)Please include Competition #: PS070819 in the subject line of your application.View our website to learn more about this and other programs we offer: thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

Imagine Canada Standards - Accredited

Related Jobs

Bilingual Operations Accountant   Toronto, Canada new
July 29, 2019
Operations Accountant   Toronto, Canada new
July 29, 2019
Warehouse Worker   Summerside, Canada new
July 24, 2019
August 9, 2019
July 18, 2019