Corporate Security Officer

Posting Date: 26 September 2020

Location: Victoria, CA, V8Z 0B9

Company: Babcock

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Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.


In Canada, Babcock is best known for our work in the Marine sector; providing critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet. We are now expanding our Canadian business into the Aviation sector by providing Aerial Emergency Services to the Province of Manitoba.


Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis.  Collectively at Babcock, our employees exude the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver


In this role, you will:


  • Act as the Government Security subject matter expert, specifically for Contract Security and Controlled Goods programs
  • Provide completion of CGP exemptions for visitors and temporary workers
  • Support and assist with implementation of new physical security systems
  • Maintain facility alarm system user codes; adding/removing user codes, modifications if required
  • Program staff access cards for various areas of company buildings
  • Ensure positive maintenance of facility keys for critical information assets, office doors, secure rooms, and security locking containers.
  • Perform building sweeps for unattended critical information assets
  • Assist the Security Manager in monitoring and approval of workflow requests for virtual data
  • Performs security assessments for new hires commencing employment and advise the business of the results
  • Implement recommendations from internal IA Health Checks; analyze and close gaps in health check assessments
  • Host external agencies performing security audits and inspections (corporate or government)
  • Create, maintain, and refresh training packs for Information Asset Owners
  • Provide support to the Information Asset Owners with departmental activities and ensure positive record of access by users (i.e. joiners, movers, leavers)
  • Support the Corporate Risk and Quality department in the maintenance of Business Continuity Plans and appendices for the Victoria office
  • Complete outbound visit clearance requests for the industrial security program
  • Update the Business Impact Assessment, Risk register, and SCP strategy document
  • Maintain IAMMs documentation including evidence binder information
  • Assist with the development of security policies, procedures or security management plans
  • Assess security threats and risks associated with said plans
  • Liaise with public First Responders to keep abreast of changing response methods
  • Other duties as assigned


 As our ideal candidate,


  • You hold a post-secondary education in Security Management from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • You have 5 years’ of experience working within the Industrial Security Program and the Controlled Goods Program
  • You have 3 years’ of experience working within a Corporate Security Program.
  • You have extensive knowledge of Physical Security systems (Card access, CCTV, & alarm systems) and management of online security systems
  • You have intermediate experience writing security and/or emergency incident reports
  • You have knowledge of emergency management, conducting security related investigations, conducting business continuity program exercises.
  • You have working knowledge of establishing or maintaining business continuity programs, principles for information & cyber security as an asset
  • You are eligible for a Canadian NATO Secret Security Clearance, ITAR and Controlled Goods.


Applicants, please apply online through our LinkedIn posting or through our website at

Given our commitment to employee development across the board, employees enjoy a long and satisfying career at Babcock in an environment that values their contributions, rewards them properly, and is committed to their safety and wellbeing.  Employee benefits may include but are not limited to:


  • Relocation assistance for individuals and families
  • Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available
  • Company sponsored continuing education
  • Employee recognition and bonus programs
  • Reimbursement of annual professional membership dues
  • Health and Wellness Program
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Employer matching of employee retirement contributions
  • Paid vacation that increases with years of service


Babcock is committed to promoting employee equity and building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.

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