Gardium Security: a work environment beyond compare
We are committed to establishing trusting relationships with our employees; we are sensitive to their needs and take concrete actions on a daily basis to ensure that they are stimulated and motivated. As well, to ensure that our team maintains its level of excellence, training and coaching are part of our priorities.
We offer positions in a variety of areas including security, investigations, tails, executive protection, labour disputes and even pre-employment background checks. Depending on your career choice, you may be eligible for:
Group insurance program
Opportunity to join a voluntary retirement savings plan
Unique in the industry, our human resource teams also offers a referral program, that rewards employees who refer successful candidates. Certain conditions apply.
All Gardium Security employees undertake to act in accordance with the core principles of our mission:
Act with honesty and integrity
Comply with internal rules and procedures
Treat others with respect
Protect the confidentiality of information and documents
Act in the interest of the company, always
Wear the uniform proudly
Make decisions that respect any given mandate and offer customer service that meets the standards of excellence that have made our reputation
Prerequisites for a job in security
Our reputation is based on excellence. In order to ensure that we maintain our high standards, it is essential to recruit the best candidates. Below are the mandatory prerequisites for a career at Gardium Security:
A valid permit from the Bureau de la Sécurité privée (BSP), as required by law
Valid first aid certification
A Secondary V diploma, or equivalent
Minimum 70 hours of security training (from a recognized organization) or a certificate of equivalence issued by the BSP
AEC in industrial and commercial security, an asset
Bilingual in Canada’s two official languages, an asset
You would like to join our ranks, but do not have the necessary qualifications? Take security training with one of our partners recognized by the Bureau de la Sécurité privée, and you will obtain the essential skills for the profession.
Once completed, the training allows you to obtain a security licence from the Bureau de la Sécurité privée needed to become a security guard.
Our partners also offer courses that lead to an AEP (attestation d’études professionnelles).
Here are the details on courses offered by region:
The course is offered at the Centre de formation professionnelle Léonard de Vinci. The Commission scolaire Marguerite Bourgeoys (CSMB) offers two training programs recognized by le Bureau de la Sécurité privée to obtain a private security guard permit. The basic program is 70 hours, and the program leading to an AEP (attestation d’études professionnelle) is 390 hours.
The course is offered at the Centre de formation professionnelle de Québec. Overseen by the Commission scolaire de la Capitale, the Centre de formation professionnelle de Québec offers two training programs recognized by the Bureau de la sécurité privée to obtain a private security guard permit. The basic program is 70 hours, and the program leading to an attestation de formation issued by the Commission scolaire de la Capitale is 405 hours.
At the Centre de formation professionnelle des Riverains, students develop their skills in a stimulating environment that encourages learning. We offer a training program recognized by the Bureau de la Sécurité privée for obtaining a private security agent. The basic program is 70 hours.
You can also obtain a position in security by completing the training in the comfort of your own home. Contact us for more information.
People are our priority
Our human resources team is accessible, dynamic and maintains close relationships with our personnel. The team simplifies the integration of new agents and provides them with ongoing support throughout their careers. In order to provide a work environment conducive to everyone’s well-being, the team relies on advanced standards and procedures in occupation health and safety, and takes labour relations seriously. Our goal is to provide a work environment that encourages professional fulfillment for all of our personnel. Do you have any questions, or are you interested in a job in private security? Go to our portal dedicated to employment at Gardium by clicking here.