Security Guard (part-time)


• Monitoring and operating alarm, CCTV and access control systems;
• Dispatching;
• Responding to emergency situations in accordance with established procedures;
• Patrolling and providing security for assigned areas;
• Performing crowd control;
• Parcel inspection;
• Enforcing museum policies and procedures;
• Documenting incidents and preparing incident reports;

Client Services
• Providing direction and information to clients and visitors;
• Directing clients/staff in emergencies.

Other duties as assigned.

Posted Date 2013-04-25
Closing Date 2013-05-02
Type Part-Time Permanent
Salary $21.72 per hour (probationary rate)


• Law Enforcement diploma plus one (1) year of previous security experience, or an acceptable equivalent in education and experience;
• Must have a valid Ontario Security Guard license;
• Demonstrated interpersonal, customer service and oral/written English communication skills;
• Require CPR and first aid certification;
• Basic computer skills;
• Must have a valid Ontario drivers license;
• Demonstrated conflict resolution skills;
• Smart Serve training required;
• Must be physically fit.

How to Apply


UNION:  SEIU (Service Employees International Union)

HOURS OF WORK: 20 to 24 hours per week

HOURLY RATES: $21.72 per hour (Probationary Rate)

PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING TO:  Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2C6.  Please quote Competition #2013-035 – Security Guard on the subject line.  Send by e-mail: or by fax: (416)586-5827 by 5:00 PM on May 2, 2013. 

Note to Internal applicants:  All subsequent temporary job vacancies resulting from this job posting will be filled from the applications received.  Individuals interested in this or any subsequent temporary assignment should apply to this job posting.

The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We wish to 'Thank' everyone who applies, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.