Surveillance Investigator, Investigation Services (Investigations)
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada


Paladin Security Group is the security company of choice amongst some of the most respected institutions in the country, protecting the public and government facilities. We are committed to offering the best employment and career development opportunities in the security industry because we want the very best and brightest people our industry has to offer.

Job Skills / Requirements


Our Surveillance Operatives play a crucial role within the department. They are tasked with obtaining information by covertly following individuals in vehicles, on foot and by other means in an effort to obtain intelligence for a specific purpose. Our Surveillance Investigators are required to work alone as well as a part of a team and have varying schedules dependent on the type of assignments currently being worked. Communication among our team is paramount as is report writing and the ability to blend into different situations and environments.


1. Conduct surveillance on various Targets as required. Generally speaking Investigators would be responsible for their own file load of Targets under Investigation.
2. Investigators spend most of their time in the field conducting covert surveillance operations in their vehicles, utilizing public transit, on foot and by other means as necessary.
3. Investigators are required to obtain covert video documentation of relevant activities of individual targets and write reports depicting the activity in an accurate manner.
4. Our Surveillance Investigators are also involved in various undercover operations as required.


• Minimum of 1 year documented covert surveillance experience is required
• A BC Private Investigator License Unrestricted / Under Supervision is required
• Applicants must have a reliable and suitable personal vehicle for surveillance
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• A curious and open minded, question driven disposition
• Excellent report writing and communication skills
• Post-Secondary education considered an asset
• Undercover experience considered an asset
• Surveillance equipment will be provided
• Ability to travel within Canada and Abroad an asset

Salary: $60,000 to $80,000 depending on experience


All interested applicants are encouraged to apply online at


Additional Information / Benefits

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Special Incentive Plans

Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check

This is a Full-Time position

Number of Openings for this position: 1