Security Guard | Full-Time Float Pool – Kingston Health Sciences (KHSC).

Paladin Security

Site Description:

KHSC consists of various facilities including: Hotel Dieu and Kingston General Hospital, the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario, Ininew Patient Services, Providence Care Hospital and Transitional Care Centre, Providence Manor, and Providence Care’s community-based health services and outreach. Together, they care for more than 500,000 patients and their families from across the region.



Job Skills / Requirements


Working as a Security Guard in a Healthcare environment, you will be responsible for completing investigations and incident reports, performing consistent patrols, and interact with the public to provide good customer service and keep the clients and visitors safe.

Job Description

KHSC maintains a pool of floor-trained security staff that are provided out-of-schedule FT hours.

While this is classified as a casual position, applicants will be required to fulfill full-time hours for at least the first 6 months of employment.



  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and flexible environment with maintaining the utmost professionalism
  • Strong interpersonal skills, flexible, and customer service orientation
  • Remain calm and effectively perform in emergency situations
  • Able to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
  • Availability Requirements: Must have open availability 24 hours a day and 7 days a week or, Must be able to work 3 to 4 12-hour shifts per week, including holidays, weekends, and weekdays Must be able to commit to provided availability for minimum 6 months
  • Job Requirements:

  • Must haveValid Security License for the prvince of OntarioValid First Aid/CPR – Level C from WSIB-approved source Minimum 6 months healthcare security experience preferred Minimum 1 year of non-healthcare security experience required Proof of (minimum) double COVID-19 vaccinationA copy of your immunizations records (Measles, Mumps, Rubella, TB Tests, etc.) Must be able to commit to full-time availability for no less than 6 months
  • Must be able toComplete extensive patrolling of interior and exterior of site (including in inclement weather)Remain calm in emergency situationsFollow and enforce site rules and regulations as set out by both the client and PaladinOperate independently as well as part of a team to complete tasksComplete reports at the end of shift as well as incident reportsCompassionately interact with patientsEnglish proficiency (oral & written) is required
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is considered an asset
  • 6+ months of customer service experience is considered an asset
  • Must be able to provide certifications in Stay SafeApplicants lacking these certifications can opt into Paladin’s Stay Safe training program prior to their onboarding training to ensure they meet the requirements of the positionPlease be aware: The Stay Safe training is not paid as it is a pre-requisite, however Paladin will cover all of the costs of the training with a 6 month commitment to the position/availability
  • Why choose Paladin?

  • Extensive paid industry leading training
  • Opportunities for advancement and growth
  • Unionized benefits (including Education Allowance & Pension Plan)
  • Free Uniforms
  • Annual Boot Allowance
  • Security license reimbursement
  • Dry cleaning & hemming/tailoring allowance
  • Paid vacation & sick days
  • Additional perks!