Guard 1 – Casual (Full Time)

Company

City of Prince Rupert

Description

CITY OF PR INCE RUPERT
EMPLOYMENT POSTING

Posting Title: Guard I (CASUAL)
Department: RCMP Detachment
Application Posted: May 11, 2021
Application Deadline: May 25, 2021
Union: CUPE Local 105
Rate of Pay: $30.07
Hours: The hours of work are based on 12 Hour day shifts (6:00 am to 6:00 pm) and 12 Hour night shifts (6:00 pm
to 6:00 am). Workers must remain on site during their complete shift. Scheduled breaks may vary depending on
operational events.

 

NATURE OF POSITION:

A casual RCMP Detachment Guard employment opportunity is available to provide holiday and sick time
coverage for full time employees. Reporting to the RCMP Office Manager, this position provides for the care
and wellbeing of persons incarcerated. The successful applicant will have the ability to maintain
confidentiality. Employment will be contingent upon the successful completion of a security clearance to
the RCMP “Enhanced Reliability” level.

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Responsible for the overall supervision of prisoners while in custody as per the provisions of
the RCMP National Operational Policy Manual. 

Monitor all prisoners to ensure their security and wellbeing. 

Organize meals for prisoners as required. 

Record prisoner activity and maintain the prisoners’ log book. Maintain the overall
cleanliness of the guard room and cell block. 

Assist regular members in the booking-in and release procedures of all prisoners. 

Conduct searches of cells and maintain cell block security. 

Ensure all personal effects removed from prisoners by RCMP members are properly
secured. 

Monitor fire safety and be fully conversant with the Detachment Fire Safety Plan. 

Administer prescription medications. 

Perform other duties applicable to the Guard room as laid out in Unit Supplements and the
Guard Room Training Manual.

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION & ABILITIES: 

Grade 12 or GED (General Educational Development); 

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software (Word, Excel & Outlook); 

Ability to learn and operate various computer information management systems including
PRIME; 

Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Email: asna.shareef@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
RCMP Detachment: Office Manager
100 6th Ave West
Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 3Z3
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be
contacted.