Security Guard

Security Guards are responsible for patrolling the premises and ensuring the security of the facilities. This position also completes inspections to ensure safety. Security Guards must be available to work nights and weekends.

  • Operate vehicle and perform all tasks in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.
  • Patrol company properties to prevent and detect signs of intrusion, vandalism, suspicious activities or people, and safety/fire hazards.
  • Ensure the security of doors, windows, and gates by inspecting to verify they are closed, locked and alarms set.
  • Respond to alarms and investigate disturbances.
  • Monitor and authorize entrance of after-hours visitors, employees, or others, to maintain the security of the premises.
  • Prepare reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized people, or unusual circumstances.
  • Call police or fire departments in case of emergency.
  • Inspect and adjust security systems or equipment to ensure operational use and to detect evidence of tampering.
  • Arm and/or disarm building alarms.
  • Professional interaction with internal and external customers.
  • Maintains a positive work atmosphere by performing and communicating in a manner that promotes good relationships with all employees, co-workers, and management.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the job.
  • Must possess knowledge of basic security and fire inspection procedures.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills to be able to communicate effectively and professionally with internal and external customers.
  • Must possess professional demeanor.
  • Must be able to work independently, identify issues, make decisions, assist management, and resolve problems.
  • Self-starter, aggressive work ethic and ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends, including holidays
  • Safety conscious.
  • Must be able to read and speak the English language well enough to communicate, understand, and respond to questions, directions, traffic signs, signals, and training.

  • Legally eligible to work in the United States.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Good Driving record; able to meet Rumpke driving qualifications.
  • Must be able to produce satisfactory pre-employment drug test and background check results.

  • Exposure to various areas/buildings within the location.
  • Exposure to extreme weather conditions.
  • Exposure to dust, noise, heat, cold, and fumes.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature, complexity, and level of work to be performed by employees assigned to this position and is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and/or skills required. It does not prescribe or restrict the work that may be assigned. Furthermore, this does not establish a contract for employment and is subject to change at the discretion of the company.

Rumpke Waste and Recycling is committed to equality in all aspects of employment. It is Rumpke’s policy to provide equal opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.