Gain valuable experience to assist with a career in law enforcement. Join our motivated and professional Downtown Safety Ambassador team where you will provide support in public safety, business aftercare and community engagement.
Hours of Work: 40 Hours per Week: 8.5 Hour Shifts between the hours of 8am -11pm, weekdays and weekends
Work Conditions: Both indoor and outdoor work
General assistance and aftercare for DVBIA members
Assignments from direct supervisor including dispatches, prime time patrols, safe walks and reporting safety concerns
Promoting and encouraging reporting of downtown crimes to VPD
Parking lot patrols and audits, reporting suspicious or criminal activity
Reporting on safety related issues affecting downtown businesses and civilians, including needles, encampments, graffiti, etc.
Reporting relevant items to the City of Vancouver and following up
Interaction with neighbourhood stakeholders, VPD, and other relevant agencies to communicate
Providing assistance to the public as needed
Job Skill Requirements:
Basic Security Training
Valid Security Worker License, or willing to obtain as a condition of your employment
Excellent customer service skills and command of the English language, both written and verbal knowledge of additional languages an asset
Strong time management skills with ability to multitask
High Energy individual who is capable of walking up to 10-15 KM per day
Demonstrated ability to lead, delegate, plan, organize, problem solve, and consistently make responsible and sound decisions
Computer and technological literacy (iOS, iPads, apps, social media, Microsoft Office XP)
Interpersonal sensitivity and tolerance required
Must be Willing to Commit to a 6 Month Period to be Eligible for this Posting.
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