Security Guard (Terrace)

Job description and duties

Coast Mountain College (CMTN), Terrace Campus, invites applications for a non-regular term Security Guard. This appointment will commence as soon as possible and ends December 31, 2021 for a minimum of five hours per day on an on-call basis. A flexible schedule is required as some evening and weekend work will be required. Salary will be in accordance with the BCGEU Support Staff Scale, Level 5.

Duties: Monitor and patrol CMTN buildings, facilities and grounds and investigate disturbances or matters of concern.

Tasks and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Secure all buildings and residences

  • Inspection of parking lots

  • Check security access systems after college business hours

  • Deal with issues arising that may include: interpersonal conflict, drug / alcohol use, violence, vandalism

  • Maintain and enforce residence rules

  • Log reports on rounds

  • Liaise with RCMP and Emergency Services

  • Address safety issues


A BC Security Worker License or be eligible to obtain it (at applicants cost) within 30 days of hire date; Grade 12 diploma; and First Aid certification / Survival First Aid along with training or background knowledge of fire safety procedures.

Required skills and abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to act as an authoritative figure while working alone

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with faculty, students and the public

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

Application information

Respond in confidence by submitting a cover letter and current resume, quoting competition #21.069B to:      

Coast Mountain College, Human Resources


NOTE: Only complete applications (with a cover letter and resume included) received to the above noted email address will be considered.

CMTN provides quality learning experiences that help prepare our students for successful, positive futures.  We celebrate the diversity of our northern and Indigenous populations and reflect this diversity in our programs, services and workforce. In accordance with CMTN’s strategic plan, we encourage applications from Indigenous individuals.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Closing date
This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.
Competition number
Job status
Posting type
Open to both internal and external candidates
  • Security
  • Terrace