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Powder Guard Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$28,942 (CAD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$298

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Powder Guard is $28,942 a year and $14 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for a Powder Guard is between $22,879 and $33,949. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Guards industrial or commercial property against fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry, performing any combination of following duties.
  • Patrols, periodically, buildings and grounds of industrial plant or commercial establishment, docks, logging camp area, or work site.
  • Examines doors, windows, and gates to determine that they are secure.
  • Warns violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles, and apprehends or expels miscreants.
  • Inspects equipment and machinery to ascertain if tampering has occurred.
  • Watches for and reports irregularities, such as fire hazards, leaking water pipes, and security doors left unlocked.
  • Observes departing personnel to guard against theft of company property.
  • Sounds alarm or calls police or fire department by telephone in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons.
  • Permits authorized persons to enter property.
  • May register at watch stations to record time of inspection trips.
  • May record data, such as property damage, unusual occurrences, and malfunctioning of machinery or equipment, for use of supervisory staff.
  • May perform janitorial duties and set thermostatic controls to maintain specified temperature in buildings or cold storage rooms.
  • May tend furnace or boiler.
  • May be deputized to arrest trespassers.
  • May regulate vehicle and pedestrian traffic at plant entrance to maintain orderly flow.
  • May patrol site with guard dog on leash.
  • May watch for fires and be designated fire patroller.
  • May be designated according to shift worked as day guard; area guarded as dock guard (a.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,552
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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