Employment - Security Officer

Security Officer

Cabot Cape Breton


Weekdays Weekends Evenings Nights Shift Holidays


Built by dreamers, for dreamers.

As a Security Officer, your attentiveness, efficiency and commitment will ensure that the resort remains a safe, enjoyable workplace and travel destination for our staff and guests.

Core Accountabilities:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Ensure the overall safety and security of resort guests, colleagues and premises
  • Conduct regular foot patrols of pre-determined locations on Cabot and Cliffs resort properties including Staff Housing
  • Check in with Night Auditor during shift
  • Assist with general maintenance duties
  • Assist with guest lock outs, battery failures and opening of room safes
  • Monitor utilities and equipment; including adjusting thermostats, septic controls, softeners, boilers, sprinters, propane, etc.
  • Act as a member of the Emergency Response Team, responding in cases of fire, accident, safety concerns, calls for medical assistance and evacuations if necessary
  • Ensure that any violations to law or resort policy is investigated and reported
  • Respond to all emergency situations and provide First Aid and C.P.R. as required
  • Correct and report any fire hazards or health and safety hazards
  • Report and investigate occurrences of accidents, complaints, criminal activity, and crisis situations
  • Participate in regular Occupational Health and Safety committee meetings
  • Maintain records of all actions in a Daily Activity Report
  • Maintain supplies in all First Aid Kits throughout the property
  • Assist guests regarding resort facilities in an informative and helpful way
  • Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
  • Follow all safety policies 
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Physical Demands:

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps
  • Ability to work mostly evening and overnight shifts


  • Previous experience in a Security role required
  • Certification in CPR First Aid required
  • Defibrillator training
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Inverness County
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Cabot Cape Breton
NOC Code
Security guards and related security service occupations (6541)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined
To be Determined
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
End Date
Language Proficiency Level
Intermediate (CLB 5-7)
Posted on
July 20th 2021
August 7th 2021