Security and so much more

Fingerprinting and Identification

Need fingerprints? A criminal background check? Are you applying for a record suspension? Do you require a US Entry Waiver? We can take care of the process. Our services are also mobile for VIP or group processing. Need ink and roll fingerprints converted to digital format? We do that also.

Workplace Protection

How well do you know the individual you are about to hire? We have the resources to help you check references, employment history and credit history. We can also take fingerprints and/or conduct a criminal background check. Other services: security risk assessments and workplace investigations.

Risk and Loss Prevention

Whether you are organizing a trade show, a music festival or a special event, we provide threat risk assessments, contractor or VIP security escorts, traffic and parking control, and a reliable, vigilant security presence. Our security experts also conduct threat risk assessments in the workplace to protect your people, property and information.

Security Solutions

From contractor escort services and mobile alarm response to municipal by-law enforcement and non-core policing, our security solutions are trusted, everyday, everywhere. We hire reliable people from diverse backgrounds: military, policing, security, management, computer science, skilled trades, administration, customer service, and more.

Commissionaires Ottawa: 75 years

Commissionaires Ottawa won the Consumer Choice Award in 2013, 2014, and 2015

We hire responsible, reliable people

I have served my country

Are you a former or serving member of the RCMP or Canadian Armed Forces (Regular or Reserve)? Are you a former or serving member of a Commonwealth, NATO or other Allied Military force? We want to hear from you!

I want a rewarding career

Are you a responsible, reliable individual who is interested in full or part time work with an award-winning, highly-respected security services leader? We compensate our security professionals better than any of our competitors.

I’m looking for part-time work

Are you a student enrolled in college, CEGEP, university or business school? We offer good pay, free-of-charge training and uniforms, and flexible, part-time hours. Experience as a security guard looks great on a résumé!

I have specialized security skills

Are you in your 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s or older? Did you know that Commissionaires Ottawa hires talent from all walks of life? We especially welcome people with security backgrounds and specialized skills.


Six offices to serve you better

Ottawa (HQ) | Ottawa (Centretown) | Gatineau | Petawawa