Spirit Omega Inc.

Technical Security Advisor

Engineering & Technical - Calgary, AB, Canada - Contracted

Job Reference #: 44142


Company Overview

Major O&G Company is recruiting a Technical Security Advisor for a long-term, full-time position to work in Canada. This position requires 5+ years of Technical Security Systems experience in Oil & Gas and expertise in GENETEC/ Access Control/CCTV

  • Office Location: Calgary, Canada – Required to be on-site
  • Contract Duration: 24 month contract with extension based on approval of skillset, work ethic, etc
  • Language: English

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Effective coordination and management of all technical security systems
  • Project manage all Security installations (complete management from inception to project commissioning)
  • Coordinate with installers and contractors Assure strict compliance with GP, RP documents as well as information shared on the technical security portal. Responsible to coordinate and maintain project schedules, costs, budgets, review bids and invoices, equipment requirements and selection Responsible for system design and getting design approved by Houston Technical Security Verify system design meets business needs Provide Houston technical security with all close-out information
  • Maintain knowledge base and currency on security and asset protection technology
  • Produce and/or co-ordinate the production of all Technical Security Reporting required.
  • Responsible for assuring that the Access Control and CCTV systems are resilient along with all connected devices
  • Responsible for continually obtaining relevant advanced Genetec certifications for both video and access control.
  • Responsible for creation of a Genetec operator training syllabus as well as providing and implementing the required training. Create tests with randomized test questions to assure operator competency.
  • Prepare presentations for various Security training activities.
  • Develop and maintain a Maintenance Spreadsheet to control and manage required spare parts for technical security systems.
  • Responsible for monitoring various equipment and software warranties, licenses and equipment repairs, including shipping, tracking and returns exchanges.
  • Responsible to log all system issues as well as updating the status, progress as well as when the issue has been resolved
  • Responsible to assure that the security network is hardened from cybersecurity threats. This includes preventing the installation of equipment that has embedded malware.
  • Develop, maintain and manage the Technical Security Systems Preventative Maintenance Job Schedule (PMJS)
  • Attend on-site and remote training sessions.
  • Prepare and preserve documentation to evidence that those operating the technical security system have had the proper training.
  • Supports in-field repairs with appropriate tools and test equipment.
  • Support Security software Tools and Templates.


  • Culturally sensitive and aware
  • Current Driving License
  • Technical Security Systems Background
  • Technical Qualifications / Certificates - Specific to areas within technical security, CPP or PSP Certifications preferred. Computer network certifications desired
  • Three years of practical (hands-on) GENETEC experience
  • Experience in the design of technical security systems. Access Control, CCTV, Fiber Perimeter and Intrusion Detection System, Intercom Systems etc.
  • Technical security gap identification skills. Ability to identify gaps in security that provide an intruder easier access to an asset and ability to identify security hardware deficiency that needs repair
  • Demonstrated ability in all aspects of report preparation, including concept, design and production
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to respond to task related pressure - in particular to compressed time lines.
  • Demonstrated competency with MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, One Note, Visio and SharePoint
  • Demonstrated commitment to SSHE principles
  • Oil & Gas industry experience is preferred / desirable
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, and as-builds
  • Language - English required

**We thank all applicants for applying, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted directly**

Spirit Omega is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.  We welcome applications from anyone, including members of visible minorities, women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

Looking for more opportunities? Check out our website at www.spiritomega.org.

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