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Full Time Security Specialist - YVR Area

Permanent Primary Location: DELTA, British Columbia - Canada Job ID R22013664 Date posted 07/15/2022 Zip Code V3M 5R9

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Delta, British Columbia Canada

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Job Description:

Logistics isn't just systems, supply chains, and epic infrastructure. It's a diverse team of individuals who bring their passion to the mission of UPS every day, offering better ways to orchestrate everything from complex international distribution networks to local business deliveries. It all begins with talented individuals like you – people who are ready to deliver on our reputation for billions of customers everywhere.

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We are actively looking for a Full Time Security Specialist who will be based in our Vancouver Hub Facility near YVR (Richmond BC).

  • Location: 5960 Ferguson Road, Richmond BC

  • Shift: Monday to Friday (Full Time hours - shifts will vary)

This is a full-time entry-level specialist position that will require occasional travel to regularly visit our facilities and operations in the Lower Mainland and in BC. Although the work consists of a regular Monday to Friday shift, the nature of the position will require flexibility to work during any calendar day and in different hours of the day.


Job Summary:

The Security Specialist ensures implementation of security processes and procedures at all assigned UPS facilities. This position addresses potential asset and process risks, audits UPS facilities' physical security, and addresses employee security issues. This will include initiating and assisting in various security investigations.

Shifts may vary depending on type of assignment. Travel will be required to visit and audit different UPS locations across BC and, in some cases, in other provinces. The Security Specialist also monitors claim and damage information to identify trending risks and respond appropriately.


Job Duties

  • Analyzes Packages Claims - Reviews paid claims date to identify accounts that need attention; Review reports to identify trends in asset loss and investigate to mitigate and resolve the issues;

  • Reviews Asset Loss Risks - Examines open-package information to determine relational data with sort operations staff; Conducts physical audits of potential high-risk areas in the facilities for possible routes of asset loss; Inspects delivery center facilities and property to check for unsecured access areas;

  • Coordinates with Law Enforcement - Conduct investigations and interviews; Acts as a liaison with law enforcement authorities;

  • Conducts Service Provider Audits - Examines delivery and route reports to determine if service providers are following proper procedures;


All Candidates are required to have the following Abilities, Skills and Knowledge:

  • Ability to follow set and standard procedures;

  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License (Class 5 is mandatory);

  • Able to work with spreadsheets and various data-tables for report creation and data audits;

  • Strong observation and judgement skills;

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;

  • Previous commercial asset protection, law enforcement or military experience is an advantage;

  • Comfortable in and able to remain calm in high-pressure situations; and,

  • Must be Bondable.


What we offer:

UPS offers a competitive compensation package which includes benefit options including health and dental coverage, group insurance plan, paid vacation, employee stock purchase plan and an unlimited opportunity to grow within the company.

Our employee benefits include the following:

  • Training and Development: UPS provides full training for all positions to ensure safety and compliance to policies and regulations.

  • Weekly Compensation: Employees are paid on a weekly basis, every Friday;

  • Generous Benefits Package: All UPS employees have extended health, dental, and vision benefits. UPS drivers have a Defined Contributing Pension Plan with Company contribution;

  • Promotion From Within: UPS is a globally known brand and has expanded in many countries and so UPS offers lots of room for advancement in many areas of the business;

  • Employee Discounts: All UPS employees have the chance to take advantage in employee discounts when purchasing UPS merchandise and other brands;


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the work required for the position and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities.

All candidates must successfully complete a series of interviews in order to qualify. Background and reference checks will also be required.


UPS Canada is a Federally Regulated Workplace

UPS Canada is a diverse and equal opportunity employer. Please advise our HR representatives if workplace accommodation is needed. Thank you for your interest in UPS Canada.

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