Municipality of North Cowichan
  • 15-Jun-2020 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Duncan, BC, CAN
  • 31.49
  • Hourly
  • Casual - CUPE

The Municipality of North Cowichan invites applications from candidates with the proven skills, qualifications and abilities for the position of Guard (Casual). This position works out of the Duncan/North Cowichan RCMP detachment. 

The successful candidate will be required to work 12-hour shifts, including weekends and evenings, and will be responsible for guarding prisoners, preparing and maintaining related reports. Deployment to other duties may be required from time to time. 

Required Skills, Qualifications and Abilities:

  1. Completion of Grade 12.
  2. Possession and maintenance of a valid Class 5 B.C. Driver's License; a satisfactory current driver's abstract will be required.
  3. Experience in operating a wide variety of communications and office equipment.
  4. Experience in using word processing and database software.
  5. Experience in law enforcement, mental health or emergency response.
  6. Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
  7. Ability to problem-solve.
  8. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and prioritize own work.
  9. Ability to pass and maintain security clearance levels as established by the RCMP.
  10. Ability to obtain and maintain certificates in safety-oriented first aid and CPR (Level 1).
  11. The position may be physically demanding; candidate must be able to successfully perform all duties associated with the position. A medical certificate attesting to suitability for this position may be required.

This is a unionized position (CUPE Local 358) and the collective agreement may be viewed on our website.

Candidates being considered will be required to undergo a comprehensive evaluation of skills, qualifications, and abilities.  The successful candidate(s) must pass security clearance levels as established by the RCMP.


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