Invites applications for the position of:

Security Runner – Casual

Flexible Shifts (days, afternoons, nights) including Weekends

Coquitlam School District invites applications for a Casual Security Runner.  As the third largest school district in the province, we are located within a 40-minute drive from downtown Vancouver. The school district has a population of 32,000 students with approximately 4,300 teaching, administrative, managerial and support staff.

Working under the Assistant Director of Operations/designate, the Security Runner, provides district-wide security response services twenty-four hours including weekends and statutory holidays and performs a variety of routine assignments and duties under minimal supervisor.  Successful applicants must be available for all shifts which may include day, afternoon and night shifts.


·         Responds to fire and security alarms at all school district locations

·         Performs fire and flood watch

·         Inspects closed sites for eating/lighting issues, vandalism, etc.

·         Liaises with police and fire responders, security companies, the general public and building personnel

·         Opens and closes school district buildings for authorized users

·         Makes emergency vandalism repairs to secure the affected buildings(w) including boarding broken windows and cleaning broken glass

·         Organizes and maintains the maintenance department storage areas and assist in other areas as directed

·         Performs caretaking duties in emergency situations

·         Assists in filling caretaking requisitions and in re stocking supplies in district stores, assists with shipping and receiving

·         Performs annual inspections of emergency lighting

·         Assist in testing of building fire alarm and security systems.

Required Knowledge and Skills:

·        Grade 10 plus one year’s experience in the Facilities department

(i.e. Maintenance or Caretaking), or an equivalent combination of training and experience

·         A valid B.C. Class 5 driver’s license is required.

This is an on-call casual unionized position which offers $24.84 an hour plus 16% in lieu of benefits.

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The successful applicants must complete two criminal record checks.  We appreciate your interest but regret that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.