NWS Security Escort - Seasonal

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

Cambridge Bay

Permanent Seasonal Security Escorts
Permanent Seasonal Security Escorts ? Inuvik, Cambridge Bay, Hall Beach, Iqaluit, Goose Bay
Raytheon seeks Permanent Seasonal Security Escorts to support the NWS system O&M Contract. The positions will be based out of the five (5) Logistics Support Sites (LSS) in Inuvik, Cambridge Bay, Hall Beach, Iqaluit, and Goose Bay. The successful candidates will need to be flexible in traveling in and between different zones within the Canadian Arctic locations.
Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Has overall responsibility for the site security while an activity is ongoing.
  • Acts as a point of contact for the LSS Manager and all personnel while on site.
  • Responsible to ensure secondary tasks assigned by the LSS Manager are carried out.
  • Has overall responsibility for the security of an unattended site they have been assigned.
  • Activates and deactivates an unattended site ensuring support services such as water and sewer are started and shutdown.
  • Is responsible to ensure the unattended site has been properly secured before departing the site by contacting the North Warning System Control Centre.
  • Ensures keys are controlled at all times.
  • Escorts personnel in security areas ensuring Controlled Goods are out of sight.
  • Ensures qualified personnel operate site equipment and vehicles.
  • Reports back to the LSS Manager and Technical Services on a daily basis; describing the day?s activities.
  • Completion of standard report forms and checklists.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Desired Knowledge / Skill and Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be Standard First Aid trained, including CPR Level A, and hold a valid certificate.
  • Must hold, or obtain prior to scheduled start of work, a Possession and Acquisition License (PAL).
  • Hold a valid class ?G? driver?s license, or provincial/territorial equivalent.
  • Must be familiar with safety regulations and practices, including working at heights.
  • Must be comfortable working in and flying to remote Arctic locations via helicopter and/or smaller fixed wing aircraft.
  • Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Effective written and verbal skills (English).
  • Must possess serviceable safety boots that meet standards for workplace safety.
  • Ability to integrate successfully into a small, multi-cultural and team-oriented department.
  • Ability to work under physically demanding, often adverse conditions in isolated Arctic locations.
Work Environment
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including Fall Arrest Harness, as required.
  • Ability to travel as part of a small team to and from locations, including personal meal preparation and tidying.
  • Ability to work under physically demanding, often adverse weather conditions in remote Arctic locations.
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity and an understanding of work in the Canadian Arctic.
NWS promotes employment equity as part of the Legislated Employment Equity Program and encourages those who are: a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority to apply. Individuals who are Inuit status with proof of land claim and the ability to communicate in Inuktitut is preferred. Individuals contacted for a job opportunity should advise the company of any accommodation measures needed in a timely manner.

Successful candidates will be required to complete a criminal reference check and pass a security clearance check to a secret level through the Canadian Government.

To apply or review a more detailed description of duties and requirements please visit: 103059


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