Allied Universal
Security Guard - Canada
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Toronto / ON
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At Allied Universal® our Security Professionals assist clients, and the public at large, by providing essential jobs that keep our communities safe and secure.  During this time, we need your help more than ever.  We have immediate employment opportunities.  Allied Universal also employs an interview process you can complete from the comfort of your home through our online application and video interviewing technology.  We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees and invite you to apply to join the team.

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In response to the impact COVID19 has on our clients, Allied Universal has an immediate need to hire full-time  temporary Temperature Screeners in Toronto.

The role of the Temperature Screener is to greet and screen employees and/or visitors entering our client site using the screening tool provided for any potentially communicable illnesses.  This will be done by scanning the foreheads for their temperature using the infrared thermometer provided.   A determination will need to be made if the employee and/or visitors have an acceptable temperature to enter the premises.

The role will also include monitoring all persons entering the site are following proper precautionary measures such as social distancing.

Additionally if anyone does not feel well, the Temperature Screener may be asked to temperature screen them during the day.


*NO experience required and basic training will be provided.



  • Be at least 18 years of age with high school diploma or equivalent
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner
  • A valid guard card/license, as required in the province for which you are applying. 
  • As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background check
  • Display exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • Have intermediate computer skills to operate innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites
  • Ability to handle crisis situations at the client site, calmly and efficiently
  • Must be/have :
    • Willing to wear protective protection equipment, such as gloves and mask. PPE will be provided or you can wear your own
    • Comfortable standing for long periods of time
    • Comfortable taking employees, visitors’ temperatures
    • Sound judgement and good communication skills


Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. With over 200,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information:


Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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About Allied Universal
Our relationships with our employees and clients are at the heart of everything we do, each and every day. Our national reach and local presence covers the continent. Every day, over 200,000 Allied Universal security professionals head to work prepared to secure and care for the people and businesses in our communities. They are responsible for protecting more than 42,000 client sites across North America covering multiple specialty sectors such as Higher Education, Healthcare, and Corporate Campuses.