Security Guard

Burris Logistics Jacksonville, FL, 4501 Dignan Street, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America Req #22
Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining account of all keys and equipment assigned to position.
  • Enter all Burris outbound trucks in TMW, where available
  • Record all inbound and outbound vehicles information
  • Monitor the team member, customer and guest sign in sheets for accuracy and completeness
  • Make daily rounds to check facility
  • Perform warehouse temperature checks
  • Fill in security inspection sheet and driver report for temp.,1st stop etc.
  • Monitor alarms, record data and inform personnel
  • Check trailers for proper operation and trailer temperature
  • Help reduce shrinkage and waste by accounting for all outgoing purchases and materials (ensuring all paperwork has been authorized and is in proper form)
  • Help to enforce all company policies by reporting violations to security supervisor
  • Check all backpacks, satchels, coolers, (incoming and outgoing) for security breach
  • Report any suspicious actions to appropriate supervisor
  • Must be able to interact courteously and tactfully with managers, coworkers, customers and/or vendors to the point that productivity and morale are positively affected
  • Must work in a safe and effective manner.
  • Regular and timely attendance required.
  • Must be able to listen for and respond to all alarms
  • Incidents must be reported promptly to direct supervisor
  • Assist or notify proper authorities in cases of emergency or escalated situations to ensure safety of all employees, customers or vendors
  • Adhere to dress code/look professional and act accordingly
  • Assist in transportation dispatch
  • Assist info center by calling drivers when needed
  • Any and all duties as assigned

Education & Experience

  • Education - High school diploma or GED. College coursework, continuing technical education or comparable business experience preferred
  • Warehouse experience preferred
  • Experience operating Material Handling Equipment preferred

Skills & Qualifications

  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Must be able to work unsupervised
  • Must be able to maintain confidential information
  • Good communication with transportation department, and Receiving and Shipping Department
  • Must be able to resolve minor problems such as reefer tanks filled, change temps on trucks
  • Ability to function during emergency situation crowd control
  • Organizational Skills
  • Constant awareness of surroundings
  • Must be able to read and write English – Incident report writing will be required
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Good phone etiquette – Multi lines
  • Basic knowledge of company business
  • Previous security experience
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Must implement security procedures using good judgment
  • Must be able to interact courteously and tactfully with managers, coworkers, customers and/or vendors to the point that productivity and morale are positively affected
  • Must be flexible in scheduling (nights, holidays, weekends, etc)
  • Must be able to work Overtime when needed
  • Ability to retain composure during stressful elevated situations

Physical Demands

  • 20/20 Vision with Correction
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Must be able to stand and sit for long periods
  • Must be able to bend squat, walk, push, pull, climb and twist repetitively
  • Must be able to operate in a very active fast paced environment
  • Extensive contact with the elements (while checking trucks and doing rounds) such as snow, freezing rain, wind, and heat
  • Occasional contact within the warehouse and freezer’s varying temps of 40 to –20 Fahrenheit
  • Must be able to tolerate loud noise

We offer benefits to meet a wide range of needs. From medical, dental, and vision plans, to 401k with a company match and flexible spending accounts, and legal aid, we’ve got you and your family covered.

Since 1925 Burris has been growing its business and its family of team members. From driver to warehouse, dispatcher to administration, the Burris team is known for integrity, reliability, and a dedication to customers. Join our team and experience a reputation to be proud of.

Burris Logistics is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and will not permit discrimination against or harassment of any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, genetic information, or on the basis of any personal characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

Other details

  • Job Function Safety
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Burris Logistics Jacksonville, FL, 4501 Dignan Street, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America