To provide the overall security of the employees and premises through observation and intervention.
Log and inspect inbound and outbound trucks, employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security. Inspects seals or locks on inbounds loads
Notify warehouse operations of inbound carriers, etc.
Answer alarms and investigate disturbances
Call police or fire departments in case of emergency, such as fire or presence of unauthorized persons.
Patrol premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows and gates.
Warn persons of rule infractions or violations and escort violators from premises.
Maintain a constant view and surveillance of facility
Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized person or unusual occurrences
Partner with Safety Specialist on issues pertaining to safety
Makes scheduled tours of plant and grounds by vehicle or walking to ensure security, and watches for conditions that could result in injury or loss due to fire, water leakage, spills, etc.
Report to supervisor or police authorities any unusual or suspicious condition detected
Ensure employee safety and security
Conduct security checks of parking lots
Conduct physical checks of the building inside and outside
Assist with identification of visitors entering the building
Maintain standards and procedures for security documentation. Maintain a library of emergency response procedures.
Work with management to ensure that security issues are addressed as new equipment, facilities, services and systems are installed.
Perform other duties pertaining to the facility
EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status*
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Must be able to work flexible hours to meet operational requirements
Strong communication skills
Must be willing to work with minimal supervision
Must be able to maintain a high level of professionalism as this position will have access to confidential information
Must have a record free of criminal convictions
Need to be keen observer who is alert and aware of surroundings at all times
Must be able to walk grounds during scheduled rounds and able to stand for long periods of time
Previous foodservice and or warehouse guard duty experience preferred
Prior work experience as a security guard or military experience preferred
Capable of standing, walking, bending, squatting, lifting up to 70 lbs. for an entire shift
Ability to bend, stoop, push and pull
US Foods, Inc.