Sarnia Police Service Employment Opportunity

POSITION:   Court Security Officer
SALARY:    Category 4 – Current Civilian Collective Agreement

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Summary of Position

Providing Court Security as required by provincial legislation including:

  • Transporting all prisoners within the Provincial Court buildings, to and from Court; receiving all new prisoners from various courts; performing proper search procedures and ensuring the safety of all persons.
  • Serving of summonses and subpoenas from out of town police agencies.
  • Affecting the arrest of individuals within the court house with or without warrant and preparing associated reports.
  • Assist sworn police officers with prisoner escorts.
  • All other duties as required.

Essential Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate effectively with members of the Police Service, the public, other agencies and the judiciary.
  • Must be physically fit and able to pass Police Fitness Pin test.
  • Must meet Ontario Association of Chief’s of Police medical and psychological standards
  • Must be able to pass Use of Force Training
  • Must be able to maintain Special Constable status
  • Must possess valid Driver’s Licence
  • Positive work and attendance record
  • Must have an Applicant Testing Service certificate of results

Desirable Qualifications

  • Must be dependable, resourceful and demonstrate a co-operative attitude and good interpersonal skills
  • Diploma in Law & Security, Police Foundations or related discipline
  • Previous experience in security or police fields will be considered

Applicants possessing the essential qualifications are required to complete and submit the Mandatory Document Checklist, the Civilian Selection Application and the Authorization for Release of Information.   Applicants are required to specify which position they are applying for.

If you are interested in applying for this position, click here to read more about the application process.