Bilingual Screening Officer

Occupation/trade:

Sector:
Sales and service occupations
Occupation:
Security guards and related security service occupations
 
Consult the National Occupational Classification for descriptions of these occupations
Number of vacancies of this type:
more than 20

Description

Reporting to the Service Delivery Manager, the Screening Officer is responsible for ensuring that the traveling public, their personal belongings, and the carry-on baggage and items they have with them are screened before they enter the sterile area of the airport. This will be accomplished by using metal detection equipment, X-ray equipment, and explosive detection equipment, as well as physical search techniques to search baggage, items and personal belongings. As this is a unionized environment, shift assignments are bid by seniority and can be any day of the week (including Saturday, Sunday, and holidays) and starting and ending at any time during the day.

Training:

Training / Diplomas:
High School Diploma
This training or diploma is
essential

Linguistic skills:

French Level:
Bilingual
French language is
essential
English Level:
Bilingual
English language is
essential

Professional experience:

Area of professional experience:
Number of years of professional experience requiried:
min. 0
max. 
This professional experience and its duration are
preferable

Contract

Contract type:
Open-end contract

Salary

Salary:
hourly
Amount ($CAN):
from 17.66 to 20.08

Work benefits and bonuses:

Accommodation provided:
no
Travel expenses to job covered:
no
Moving expenses covered:
no

Additional information (visa info, unusual work hours, etc...) :

Requirements: Must be bilingual in French and English Ability to work all shifts with emphasis on overnight shifts Must be able to obtain a Transport Canada Security Clearance Physical requirements include but are not limited to: standing for long periods of time lifting/pushing/pulling luggage and/or other items bending, stooping, kneeling performing surface lifts Ability to mentally focus and concentrate for a prolonged periods of time. Completion of High School; Some college/CEGEP/vocational is an asset Successfully complete all CATSA assessments including SOF and OJT programs. Must be able to obtain a valid medical certificate Proactive team member with excellent problem solving skills Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work under pressure in a dynamic environment Proven ability to take accountability for personal actions and decisions Excellent communication, both oral and written, customer service and conflict resolution skills Ability to demonstrate a high level of professionalism, tact and diplomacy Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills Ability to think logically and analyze information Computer skills an asset Knowledge of CATSA Organization, CATSA SOP’s, local COPs, Transport Canada Regulations as they pertain to screening and the Aeronautics Act an asset

Place of work:

British Columbia, Richmond, Terrace, Prince Rupert

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