Security Attendant (Create a List for Casual Positions) - Security Division - Facilities Management

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Date of Posting: 
April 5, 2016
Security Division - Facilities Management
Security Attendant
To Create a Casual List
Hours of Work: 

8 and 12 hour shifts (Days/Evenings/ Nights)

$18.73 per hour includes vacation pay, as per CUPE 501

Facilities Management Security Services Division is seeking to create a casual employment list of Security Attendants.  


Perform such duties as:  staffing the Security Services office dispatch desk and assisting in the protection of persons and property in student residences. These duties will include but are not limited to: counter and phone reception;  response to emergency requirements; response to maintenance requirements; responding  to a variety of alarm systems and dealing with general building security; fire prevention; assisting with the investigation of complaints, preparing shift reports, etc. 


• Have completed courses in Law and Security, Corrections or possess an equivalent combination of training and experience
• Excellent writing, speaking and computer skills
• Be physically able to perform the essential duties of the position
• Knowledge of the UPEI campus would be an asset

This position will require week and weekend shift work. Compensation for these shifts as listed below.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website (

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

Successful Candidate(s): 

Reposted as 22E16R

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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