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GardaWorld Canada Reviews

Updated April 8, 2017
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GardaWorld Founding President and Chief Executive Officer Stéphan D. Crétier
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Pros
  • Good pay, good people, state of the art building (in 16 reviews)

  • I worked with good people and had a great account director (in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • Long hours and no set end schedule (in 22 reviews)

  • trucKS with no a/c in summer no heater in winter (in 9 reviews)

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  1. "security guard"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Security Guard in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Security Guard in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GardaWorld part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good pay, good hrs, the people are friendly

    Cons

    no site trainings. they need good leadership

    Advice to Management

    good


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Route Cash Services Agent Very Happy Employee 27yrs."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Route Cash Services Agent in London, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Route Cash Services Agent in London, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GardaWorld full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent salary and benefits. State of the art building to work out of. Safety is a GardaWorld main concern. Management have all been promoted from with in. Management and Union work together to make sure all employees are looked after. Training of new hires done very well. As with all businesses it is an on the job training environment so new hires be prepared to put in some extra time.

    Cons

    Heat and or A/C in the trucks sometimes is tough. Remember it is an Armored truck not a Cadillac.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing. Great job.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "security officer"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at GardaWorld full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    i am very happy working in this company

    Cons

    it is good satisfied confident mature and teamwork

    Advice to Management

    improve the service more


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  5. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company to be part of"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GardaWorld (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Top at Health and Safety

    Cons

    some over Malice people work there

    Advice to Management

    carry on building


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Security guard"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security Guard in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Security Guard in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    It's been worthwhile to work for garda

    Cons

    No benefits....management people does not really care about their guards....

    Advice to Management

    Give some thoughts about the people that work for you...Indeed ur company will be on the top


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Cash Service Agent"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cash Service Agent in London, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Cash Service Agent in London, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at GardaWorld (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay, good people, state of the art building

    Cons

    Trucks, some rough shape, in need of some TLC

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing great job


  8. "Security officer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at GardaWorld full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    International company
    Best managed company
    Listen to their employee

    Cons

    Did it find any


  9. "screening officer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pre-Board Screening Officer in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Pre-Board Screening Officer in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GardaWorld part-time

    Pros

    Nice coworkers, variety in work

    Cons

    Some management people are a little high strung


  10. "Good company to work for"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mobile Operative in North Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Mobile Operative in North Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GardaWorld full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Paid Training
    -Nice Vehicles for mobile security
    -Pay is good compared to other companies
    -Lots of opportunities as they have a lot of job titles
    -Never had to use healthcare plan but co-workers seemed to be very happy with it

    Cons

    -Technology is not the best (Mobiles/Walkie talkies often crash)
    -Union dues are about $80 a month

    Advice to Management

    I would recommend they look into upgrading the technology used for sending in reports.


  11. "Excellent"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Recommends

    I have been working at GardaWorld full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Security company to work with.

    Cons

    Find every thing very professional.



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