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Security Guard

If you thrive on success and team work in a team culture, Agnico Eagle offers career opportunities on a global scale. We provide rewarding and challenging work that will help you grow your skills and your career. Agnico Eagle is committed to creating meaningful opportunities for our employees and we encourage everyone who works for us to contribute to their full potential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We provide a safe work environment and seek to ensure all individuals are treated with respect and dignity, free from harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Disability-related accommodations during the application and selection process are available upon request. Interested? We hope you are.


Location: Macassa Mine, Kirkland Lake, ON

Rotation: 7/7 schedule

This role is not a Camp Based opportunity.



At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.



We value you – your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.


Based at the Macassa Mine, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Security Guard to join our Security Services team.

The Macassa Mine is a high-grade gold producer, with grade improving at depth, and a key valuation driver for Agnico Eagle.  Located in the Town of Kirkland Lake, Ontario, the Macassa Mine remains one of the highest gold grade mines in the world. Macassa commenced operations in 2002, and with the discovery of the South Mine Complex has been able to increase its level of production significantly over the past five years. The mine is located in an area with well-developed infrastructure, including a provincial highway, a railway system and a private airport. High-grade ore is processed at the Macassa Mill, which currently has available capacity and is located in close proximity to the mine. 

The Security Guard will be responsible for monitoring and protecting the property, personnel, and interests of Agnico Eagle against criminal activity, loss, and liability.  The Security Guard controls access to Agnico Eagle owned and operated properties, and are tasked with responding to a variety of situations.   


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Control access to establishments using access control technology and operates security control room equipment
  • Conduct patrols of assigned areas to guard against theft, vandalism, fire, and trespassing
  • Ensure all Agnico Eagle’s safety rules, regulations, and policies are being followed by all personnel
  • Complete reports by recording observations, completing incident reports, conducting interviews, and investigations as directed
  • Inspect and adjust Security systems, equipment, and machinery to ensure operational use and detect evidence of tampering
  • Issue passes and direct visitors as required
  • Conduct of Security screening of all personnel and vehicles as required
  • Control and monitoring of CCTV systems
  • Other duties as assigned by supervision as operations require


Our ideal candidate has:

  • Minimum High School Diploma / Equivalency is required
  • Valid Ontario Security Guard Licence is required
  • Valid G Class Ontario Driver’s Licence with clear driver’s abstract is required
  • Standard First Aid / CPR is required
  • Good spoken and written communication skills are required
  • Industrial Security Experience is an asset
  • Police foundations / policing experience is an asset
  • Bilingualism (French / English) is an asset
  • Competency with Microsoft Office and computers is an asset
  • Ability to / experience working under pressure is an asset

Does this sound like you? If so, we would love to hear from you.


Together, we are building a world-class gold mine and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team. All of our team members are rewarded with a competitive benefits package and on-the-job perks, including:


  • Competitive salary
  • Group benefits package
  • Training and learning opportunities


Should you be the successful candidate for this role, you will be contacted by a member of our Human Resources Department to schedule an interview.

Together, we are Going for Gold in everything that we do and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team.