Become a Screening Officer and contribute to airport security!
Securitas Aviation ensures the safety of passengers from around the world by providing thorough security checks at Canadian airports since 2011.
Conduct preventative checks on passengers and baggage as per procedures.
Assist passengers throughout the screening process.
Screen vehicles entering the airport tarmac.
Securitas Aviation is a specialized division of the Securitas Group. We offer specific security solutions for the aviation sector and are active around the globe.
Securitas Aviation Canada is responsible for airport security at 32 locations in eastern Canada, including airports in Nunavut, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador.
What are the responsibilities of a Screening Officer at Securitas Aviation?
Be customer service oriented. Deal with passengers in a professional manner.
Screen passengers and their baggage using dedicated technological systems and/or manual search.
Monitor the flow of passengers through the checkpoint to ensure efficiency.
Test baggage for any prohibited materials, using technological equipment.
What are the prerequisites to becoming a Screening Officer?
Be willing to undergo extensive security & reference checks
Be 18 years of age
Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident as defined in the Immigration Act with an employment authorization document
Have a high school diploma or equivalent
Be willing to work shifts on a rotational basis, holidays and weekends
Comply with all Transport Canada medical requirements
Our agents in action
Screening passenger using a hand-held metal detector
Boarding passes validation
Divesting personal belongings
Manual search of carry-on baggage
Screening carry-on luggage with X-Rays
Want new challenges?
Become a certified Screening Officer.
Video call with a recruiter.
- Medical Form (appointment with a doctor required)
- Background Check Form (fingerprints may be required)
- Security Clearance Form
Official Job Offer
Job offer and uniform.
Temporary Pre Certified Officer (Optional)
Candidates can start working in limited functions before becoming a certified officer
Paid Training (includes 2 exams)
The agent can now work and perform security checks.
Find out about working conditions by choosing your region (airport).
Pre-certified agent: salary of $20.99/h
Certified agent: salary from $24.57 to $28.26/h
Premium of $0.25/h for work performed on positions requiring advanced certifications
Premium of $0.25/h for work performed on Saturdays and Sundays
Premium of $0.25/h for work performed at night from 11pm to 7am
2-7 vacation weeks (based on seniority)
Collective insurance: Life, Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
Pension fund / RRSP program: After 1 year of seniority, 1% matched by employer / up to 5.5%
Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
Sick hours: 64 hours for full-time agents and 32 hours for part-time
8 Personal days (unpaid)
Employee recognition program (earn medals and exchange them for gifts)