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2 weeks ago

Security Guard Supervisor, Manufacturing Plant

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Job Description

Backwoods Energy Services is currently seeking an experienced Security Site Supervisor for a team of guards at an Industrial Facility just outside Calgary, in the Carsland, AB area.

Wage: $23.00 / Hour

Schedule: 4 on/2 off, 7AM-3PM & 3PM-11PM

Where: Industrial Facility, close to Caresland area

Travel Compensation: 1 Hour of additional pay per shift

What we offer:

  • Reliable Work hours
  • Competitive Wages
  • A competitive Health Benefit Package
  • Flexible Shifts to suit a work life balance
  • Uniforms and PPE
  • Training Opportunities
  • Career Growth Opportunities
  • Recognition Programs
  • Making impacts within Indigenous Communities and People

The Role:

This is a Security Site Supervisor Position at a manufacturing plant 30 minutes outside of SE Calgary, AB. Ideal candidates will live close to the SE side of Calgary - so they can get to site the easiest.

  • Regularly work with security staff to improve quality of service and ensure basic expectations are being met
  • Assist in overseeing cost spending and tracking to ensure profit margins are met, and indirect costs are minimized.
  • Manage equipment assets according to contract needs ensuring company owned assets are utilized first, rentals thereafter. Manage truck maintenance, damage and repairs ensuing minimal cost and maximum operational efforts.
  • Oversee and administer and maintain the use of security software.
  • Ensure Backwoods HR programs are being fully implemented and engage with HR Manager on any people matters as required.
  • Ensure operational efficiencies and continual operational improvement.
  • Ensure all contracts are read, understood and being followed as required and project profits are maximized, and clients are satisfied with our services.
  • Capable workforce leader, able to provide expertise, best practices, and lead by example.
  • Ensure proper guidance is in place to drive decisions to mitigate potential risks that might arise.
  • Work will not only take place during conventional business hours, will require some on-call shifts on a rotational basis and able to assist as required in the event of an emergency.
  • Evenings, weekends, and holiday work is required.

What We're Looking For:

  • Local to the Calgary / Caresland area (required)
  • Alberta Security License (required)
  • 2 years supervisory/managerial expereince (required)
  • 1 year Industrial Security experience (required)
  • Class 5 Driver's License with no more than 6 demerits (required)
  • Standard First Aid with CPR (preferred)
  • CSTS (required)
  • H2S Awareness (preferred)
  • Objectivity, emotional control and dependability
  • Able to follow complex instructions, both written and verbal
  • Knowledgeable about security operations and procedures
  • Site orientations as needed and requested

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: $23.00 per hour


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift

Application question(s):

  • Our mission is to drive economic opportunity by empowering Indigenous people and communities. Do you identify as part of one of the following Indigenous groups: Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation, another First Nation, Métis, or Inuit? If so, which? This is not a mandatory question and if you prefer to not disclose this information, you may leave this field blank.
  • If you were referred by a Backwoods Employee, please indicate the name of the referring employee in the space provided
  • Are you able to make the commute to and from Caresland, AB each day? (an additional hour of pay will be provided for travel time)


  • Mobile Security: 1 year (preferred)
  • Supervising: 2 years (required)
  • Security: 2 years (required)


  • Class 5 Driver's License (required)
  • H2S Awareness (preferred)
  • Alberta Security Services Worker License (required)
  • Standard First Aid with CPR (required)
  • CSTS or equivalent (preferred)

Work Location: In person

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