Full Time

Security Management Trainee

June 17, 2020

Are you interested in a fulfilling career in security management but don’t know where to start? Footprints can help!

We are actively recruiting energetic and determined individuals who are looking to build a dynamic and rewarding career in the security industry. Through our Training and Career Development Program, our experienced management team will guide and support you on your journey to become an established Security Management Professional. By mentoring you through your security career development, you will learn all aspects of the industry, including operations, employee supervision and management, and client care.

Footprints Security is unique; our accountable approach to business driven by our Core Values separates us from our competitors. We are celebrating our 40th year in business and are looking for talented people to join our team!

We are locally owned and operated and pride ourselves on being a family-run business that serves the communities in which we live. When you join Footprints, you are not just getting a job – you are joining a family who wants to see you succeed in having a positive impact in Vancouver Island communities. We provide a healthy work-life balance with flexible schedules to meet your needs, and above average industry pay.

As a Security Management Trainee, you will be based out of our Nanaimo Head Office, and your time will be spent learning the operational side of the security industry, both at client sites and in an office environment.

The ideal candidate for our Security Management Trainee Program will have the following experience and qualifications:

  • University degree preferred; candidates without a university degree must have at least two years of experience in the security industry
  • A strong interest in the security industry and desire to learn
  • Advanced computer skills required, proficiency in MS Office assumed
  • Keen interest in management and organizational systems
  • A passion for safety
  • Familiarity with quality management systems; experience with ISO:9001 an asset
  • Eagerness and ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to mitigate problems and find creative solutions
  • Experience supervising teams in a remote setting
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbally and in writing

What Footprints Offers:

  • A solid career path in a growing industry
  • A comprehensive compensation package, commensurate with skills and experience
  • A fun, dynamic working environment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the security industry
  • Training, guidance, and mentoring to help you become a successful Security Management Professional

Footprints Security is an equal opportunity employer and promote an inclusive environment. We celebrate diversity and welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds.

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


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