CCTV Operator

Full Time posted 4 weeks ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Security


Come and be part of Merit Safeguard in Hamilton as a CCTV Operator, where you will have the vital responsibility of preserving the safety and security of our customers’ properties. As a CCTV Operator, you will make use of your keen observation skills and surveillance expertise to closely monitor and address potential security risks. This is a thrilling chance to join a proactive team committed to protecting our clients’ resources.


  • Monitor both real-time and pre-recorded video footage from closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras.
  • Smartly detect and ascertain suspicious behaviors or security breaches.
  • Work together with security teams to promptly address incidents as they occur.
  • Manage and regulate the motion of surveillance cameras as required.
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with on-site staff and law enforcement authorities.
  • “Ensure incidents are recorded and documented effectively, maintaining precise records. “
  • Adhere to pre-determined protocols and procedures when it comes to video surveillance.
  • Please promptly report any technical problems encountered with the equipment.
  • Remain vigilant and concentrated during monitoring shifts.
  • Help to create a safe atmosphere for clients.


  • Having a high school diploma or a similar qualification is necessary, and possessing security training would be advantageous.
  • Prior experience in the position of a CCTV Operator or other security positions.
  • Being highly attentive to small details and capable of effectively multitasking.
  • Excellent abilities in effectively communicating and keenly observing situations.
  • High level of skill in operating surveillance equipment and software.
  • The capability to maintain tranquility and composure during demanding and tense circumstances.
  • Comprehension of security protocols and processes.
  • Must possess a legitimate security license as well as a certification in first aid and CPR.
  • Capability to carry out different shifts, which may include nights and weekends



  • Attractive remuneration commensurate with one’s skills and expertise.
  • All-inclusive health and dental coverage.
  • A retirement savings program that includes contributions by the employer.
  • Opportunities for enhancing skills and progress.
  • A work environment that promotes teamwork and provides encouragement and assistance.
  • A chance to greatly influence security operations.

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