Reporting to the Security Manager (HoS) or Alternate HoS in lieu, the Security Associate is responsible for supporting the security initiatives within the department to ensure that all regulatory areas are in accordance with Cannabis Act and relevant regulations within the licensed facility.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES :
Assist in operating video surveillance systems, monitoring all access control and intrusion detection systems; monitor and report violations of overall safety and security procedures through the licensed site;
Participate in training programs around SOPs pertaining to security and security record keeping compliance;
Support security programs, recording response to security incidents and breaches;
Support systems / programs of control that ensure loss prevent and detection;
Assist in coordinating with 3rd party security providers / contractors for security installations and monitoring systems for the licensed site;
Collaborate with Regulatory and QA Departments during internal audits regularly to determine security compliance according to Cannabis Regulations;
Assist in disseminating security changes or notifications to relevant departments and individuals within the organization in a timely and efficient manner;
Continuously monitor the changing regulatory landscape to assist in development, implementation, monitoring and assessment of strategic initiatives for the department and organization in the area of security; and
Maintain current knowledge of best practices for the provisions of the Cannabis Act and Cannabis Regulations that apply to the license holder; and
Other duties and activities as required.
You Are FOCUSED, DETAIL ORIENTED, ORGANIZED AND METHODICAL. Nothing gets by you and you are a master at time management.
You are a CLEAR COMMUNICATOR capable of speaking professionally, clearly and concisely.
You are a TECHNICALLY PROFICIENT, capable of working within many security platforms and infrastructure.
YOUR EXPERIENCE :
Demonstrated experience championing best practices in high-volume, dynamic environments;
Proven knowledge and experience related to the responsibilities of the position (i.e. Pharma, medical devices, food / beverage, high valued goods, etc.);
Cybersecurity experience strongly desirable; and
Demonstrated experience security compliance programs and systems.
WHAT WE OFFER :
Competitive Compensation Package
Rapid growth and advancement potential
Learning and development opportunities
Dynamic and innovative environment
Bachelor’ Degree in a related field (i.e. Security Management) obtained or recognized by a Canadian University or institution strongly preferred;
3-5 years’ experience in a Security Department within a similar production environment;
Professional security designation considered an asset (i.e. ASIS CPP, ASIS PSP);
Certification of Qualification from ITA for security alarm installation considered an asset;
Solid understanding of security plans and their applications;
Recent criminal record check completed (required prior to hiring);
Good ERP, MS Office Suite, Adobe Pro, G-Suite, AutoCAD and additional technical proficiency; and
Valid security clearance (ACMPR or Cannabis Regulations) strongly preferred.
Cybersecurity : 2 years (preferred)
Security : 3 years (required)
Bachelor's Degree (preferred)
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply with an updated resume in MS Word Format.
Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only those applicants whose skill set match our requirements will be contacted.
All applicants must have legal authorization to work in Canada for an unlimited period of time.