Access Control Specialist

Vacancy number • PUB406477

Access Control Specialist

  • Closes March 30
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Courses

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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Location: SASKATOON

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Courses


Access Control Specialist

Saskatoon, SK


The Access Control Specialist works under the supervision of the Security Superintendent to ensure the physical security of employees, contractors, visitors, and facilities. They enforce access control policies by assigning access based on established protocols and maintaining access control permissions as advised by the Site management. The specialist also maintains direct communication with the Superintendent of Security and site management.

About this role


  • Manage the company’s Potash Access Control
  • Conduct physical security checks, inspections and monitoring of all internal security systems for site and camp.
  • Facilitate reasonable cause drug and alcohol testing requirements in line with the off-duty Drug and Alcohol Management Procedure.
  • Maintain Emergency Response communication skills and competency through site training and events.
  • Maintain access management equipment and report any defects or deficiencies to Technology
  • Processes requests for card access and modifications; monitors, tracks, and evaluates card access activity system-wide
  • Facilitates collaborative efforts to develop appropriate processes; coordinates Access Control projects with the appropriate stakeholders
  • Complete access management reporting and contribute to handover meetings.
  • Handle sensitive and confidential information and maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Provide support and access management guidance to onsite Security teams.
  • Support legislative compliance for security & access management service provision.
  • Provide advice on all issues relating to access management.
  • Facilitate the communication between workgroups, individuals, the community, and Security & Emergency Management to ensure effective emergency response when required.
  • Supports line in building an understanding of, and compliance with, relevant Access management reporting.
  • Effectively communicate both in writing and verbally;
  • Follow protocols and escalate as needed;
  • Maintain an average level of personal fitness to fulfill response activities.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned.
  • Functional Expert – Consistently delivers in the execution of defined Security & Emergency Management work
  • Operational Capability – Credibility developed through time spent in Security & Emergency Management environments
  • Stakeholder Engagement – Demonstrates the ability to engage & work within the operations



  • Certificate or Diploma in Security Administration/Management /Criminology or Criminal Justice.
  • Understanding of relevant Canadian and Saskatchewan Security Legislation
  • Minimum Two years of experience working with security technology systems for a complex organization, troubleshooting problems, analyzing information and data, designing queries and reports and creating operational policies and procedures.
  • Experience with electronic access control systems (CCure900, Gallagher, Honeywell, johnson etc)
  • Demonstrated ability to reliably deliver team results and meet deadlines


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About Us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing – anywhere in the world.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
  • Our contractors create and maintain lasting industry relationships that can be leveraged throughout their career.
  • We prioritize employee needs in order to build strong partnerships that support our employees’ long-term professional success and development.

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