Security Personnel

Sioux Lookout First Nation Health Authority

Security Personnel

Internal/External Posting

Full-time Position     Location: Sioux Lookout, ON

Starting salary rate at $22.952 per hour


Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Team Leader, the Security Personnel provides security for the Hostel facility, parking lot and other SLFNHA property.

Who can apply: Persons of First Nations ancestry will be given preference (s.16 (1)CHRA)

Applicants must possess:

  • Minimum Grade 12 and/or post-secondary education
  • Experience/Education in Security. Certification in Provincial Security Worker or Police Sciences a definite asset
  • Knowledge of Non Crisis Violent Intervention an asset
  • Ability to lift 20 lbs.
  • Active CPR & First Aid a definite asset


Knowledge and Ability:

  • Conduct hourly checks for Hostel building, parking lot and other SLFNHA property
  • Monitor clients with protection issues as directed
  • Patrol parking lots, taking note of any suspicious behavior. May direct person(s) to leave the area
  • Call local police in regards to client/escort trespassing violation
  • Monday to Friday after 4:30 pm/weekend, Front Reception and Front Desk coverage
  • Assist maintenance in shoveling and sanding afterhours and weekends
  • Ensures incidents are reported to the Director of Client Services and Team Leaders in a timely manner
  • Ensuring the CCTV security system is in working order at all times, operational and report equipment issues
  • Providing maintenance checks on CCTV security systems (i.e. cameras)
  • Monitor corridor/link, front, rear, side entrances and emergency exits for persons that are trespassing. Make sure fire exits are cleared of obstructions and if exits are blocked, send incident report to Health and Safety
  • Working with Meno Ya Win Health Centre Security department on any operational issues that may arise as directed
  • Ensuring all security access doors are in working order and report any maintenance issues to maintenance or 24 tech support
  • Ensure lights in parking lots and rear entrance bollards are working effectively
  • Monitor fencing around propane tanks (locks, fencing is secured), report any deficiencies to maintenance, ensure gate fencing is closed and locked at all times
  • Responsible for all security exits ensuring they are clear of any hazards (snow)
  • Assist with the luggage when necessary
  • Participate in training and orientation of new staff (preferably Senior Personnel)
  • Conducting room checks every shift
  • Take out/sign out wheel chairs for client usage
  • Specialty Security – supervision of clients at times
  • As part of rounds – electrical room
  • Trouble shooting on panels
  • Take lead and give direction in evacuation process
  • Direction with contractors to ensure snow removal of doorways and sidewalks is completed when snow fall is in excess of one inch
  • Provide assistance when required and any other duties assigned


 Please send cover letter, resume, three most recent employment references and an up-to-date Criminal Reference Check with a Vulnerable Sector Check to:


Human Resource Department

Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority

P.O. Box 1300, 61 Queen Street

Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8

Phone: (807) 737-1802

Fax: (807) 737-2969



Closing Date: June 25, 2021


No resumes received after this time will be accepted.


The Health Authority wishes to thank all applicants in advance.
However, only those granted an interview will be contacted.


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