Job Posting 84606

Operations Security Coordinator
BC Housing
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Coquitlam, BC
closes in 12 days (Thu, 7 Jul)
full time  •  To be discussed


($45,449.88 - $51,540.17 annually)


Reporting to the Director, Facilities Maintenance, the Security Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of the security services delivered on the səmiq̓ʷəʔelə (Riverview Lands), Lower Mainland Directly Managed (LMDM) properties, and various development sites to ensure the safety of all sites and tenants. He/She/They ensures the security service provider adheres to contract provisions, reviews all security reports, and follows up with the Maintenance Manager or Facilities Coordinator on any actions required. The position receives and manages requests from various Branches and LMDM managers, liaising with the provider to deliver security services as requested.


The successful candidate will have the following:



  • Diploma in business administration or other related field.
  • Considerable experience in the security services industry, and liaising with law enforcement personnel on matters relating to trespassing, break and enters, property damage, and coordinating police files and evidence, for the possibility of potential prosecution, or property damage insurance claims.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience acceptable to the Employer.
  • Criminal Record Check is required.



  • Considerable knowledge of security and intruder alarm systems operations
  • Sound knowledge of the philosophies, principles and practices associated with the security services industry
  • Sound knowledge of security service interaction with law enforcement personnel
  • Sound knowledge of contracting practices within the security services industry
  • Sound knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations and practices
  • Ability to oversee security services operations over a large geographical area as well as on a large singular site
  • Ability to review, understand and interpret security service contracts, commercial leases and licenses, as well as take action to ensure adherence to contract provisions
  • Ability to manage the implementation of security related activities, analyse and solve issues and make effective decisions
  • Ability to build, facilitate and maintain effective relationships within BC Housing and with a variety of stakeholders including consultants, contractors, sponsors, municipal/provincial government officials and tenants
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong consultative, facilitation, negotiation, conflict resolution, problem solving and consensus building skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office computer applications

As part of our commitment to maintaining safe and healthy spaces, BC Housing has introduced an interim mandatory vaccination program for all employees. We require proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Individuals who cannot be vaccinated for reasons related to a protected ground under human rights law (such as medical issues or sincerely held religious beliefs) may request an accommodation. Upon receiving a request, we may request additional information to determine whether the applicant can be accommodated in the desired role without undue hardship.   


How to Apply:

Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position.  This information will be used as part of the selection process.

Your cover letter and resume should be submitted as one document in your profile when applying for this position. Please add your cover letter to your resume and submit both documents as your resume.


Please review the Job Description prior to applying


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