SAINT JOHN, NB, Jan. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Corps of Commissionaires N.B. & PEI Division, Inc. announces the signing of a three year agreement with the Saint John Airport for the provision of facility security services. Commissionaires currently provide facility security, access and parking control at the Airport where 14 permanent and part-time Commissionaires are employed.
"This contract is recognition of the confidence in our security team and the high level of customer service that we have provided to the Saint John Airport for the past 25 plus years," said Pieter Kramers, CEO, Commissionaires N.B. & P.E.I. Division. "We look forward to continuing this successful partnership for years to come."
"The Saint John Airport is proud to continue our relationship with the Commissionaires. In addition to providing excellent services, safety, and value to the Saint John Airport – it provides employment opportunities for many of our local veterans," said Derrick Stanford, President & CEO Saint John Airport.
Commissionaires is Canada's premier security provider and the largest private sector employer of Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP veterans. Founded on the core military values of dedication, responsibility and sense of mission, it employs 21,000 people from coast to coast to coast. It offers a wide range of security services including professional guarding, monitoring and surveillance, threat risk assessment, non-core policing, by-law enforcement, digital fingerprinting, criminal and employee background screening, investigations, and security training. The completely self-funding, not-for-profit organization generates more than $500M in annual revenue, of which approximately 90% is returned to its employees. Its clients include a diverse range of public and private sector organizations.
For further information: To arrange for an interview, please contact: Mandy Chepeka, Communications and Marketing, Commissionaires National Office, T 613 688 0714, [email protected]