How to turn a security guard job into a rewarding career
At G4S, our guards are the heart of our security company.
Security guards play an essential role in safeguarding our communities. Whether they are acting as a frontline static guard, a mobile patrol guard or even a part-time security guard, every single person has an important part to play.
As a member of our security team our security guards receive the training and experience essential to helping our clients address the challenges facing them today. Whether you are interested in becoming a Director of Security, Elite Protection Professional, or a Business Development Manager—starting as a security guard can lead you to a rewarding career in this exciting field.
- Do I have a passion for protecting my community?
- Do I want to feel accomplished at the end of my day?
- Do I have an interest in using this as a jumping stone to police services work?
- Do I want to be surrounded by experienced and long-serving security professionals?
- Do I want a job with growth potential?
Here’s what they have to say about their own career journeys within the security industry:
Competitive pay, training & Educational Opportunities
As a G4S security guard, we promise to invest in you and your career in security. We provide you with the resources needed to grow and have success in the security industry. That includes competitive pay, award-winning training and certification and access to our G4Su online learning platform that hosts more than 4,000 programs and courses from top tier institutions including Dale Carnegie, the American Management Associated and curated content such as TED Talks.
You will also gain exposure to the unique security solutions required by clients across different industries such as government and public sector institutions, technology companies, manufacturing and distribution centres, commercial and residential properties, and financial institutions.
a SECURITY COMPANY BUILT ON A FOUNDATION OF VALUES
The key to our success in the security industry is built on our core values:
We are passionate about safety, security and service excellence.
We achieve this through innovation and teamwork.
Our employees demonstrate these values each and every day. We see it in our frontline security guards whose quick actions save lives during medical emergencies, or our HR team creating innovative new ways to apply for jobs safely during the pandemic—G4S employees truly go above and beyond to make a difference in our communities.
Join the G4S team today. You can view current openings here.