Careers & Training

WG-EmployeeWhether you’re looking to start a new career in security services or you’re a seasoned security professional, we invite you to explore a future with Westguard. Our men and women in the field are the true ambassadors of our company and we are fully committed to providing an environment of respect and personal growth for our staff.

We support this commitment with competitive compensation and benefits, comprehensive training, reliable equipment and supervision, and opportunities for advancement, community involvement and a work/life balance.

This steadfast dedication to quality service and communications is supported by a Westguard corporate culture defined by a caring and compassionate approach to our people, our local community and the environment.

We are always looking to expand our team with men and women who share our core values: Respect, Empathy, Accountability, Courtesy and Honesty.

To see our current list of job opportunities, please visit our employment portal.

Our list of regular opportunities includes security managers, security supervisors, control room operators, mobile patrol guards, dispatchers, and investigators. Check back often!

Training Programs

Westguard provides government-required Basic Security Training through our regional offices on a monthly basis. Our course has been adapted to ensure that all graduates meet the modern day requirements of providing enhanced customer service, leading to greater employment opportunities. To see our upcoming schedule of classes, please look at our calendar and select your appropriate region.

We also provide opportunities for ongoing growth and professional development, with a wide selection of classes through our Advanced Training Centre including areas such as Occupational First Aid, Control Centre Monitoring and K-9 Detection.

iBelieve Employee Recognition and Awards

Westguard recognizes that, like all successful organizations, people are our greatest resource.

AwardsThat’s why we developed our iBelieve Award Program to recognize and reward employees who, through their deportment and knowledge, their friendly greeting and first impressions, and most importantly their proactive customer service, are truly able to make our clients, their staff and their customers feel safe.

It is due to the outstanding efforts of these employees that Westguard continues to grow and be recognized by our surrounding community.

Employment Equity

Westguard is an equal opportunity employer and we value the cultural diversity of our staff. We offer flexibility in scheduling to accommodate students, family caregivers and part-time personnel.