Responsible for the protection and safeguarding of plant assets,
personnel, visitors and customers.
* Supports division and site safety, quality, productivity,
environmental and cost reduction goals. * Patrols premises to
prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensures security of
doors, windows, and gates. * Monitors and authorizes entrance and
departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard
against theft and maintain security of premises. Enforces
identification badge procedures. * Conducts incident
investigations. Investigates alarms or disturbances and writes
reports on accidents, incidents, suspicious activities, safety and
fire hazards and other security related situations. * Monitors
vehicle traffic. * Protects property from theft, embezzlement,
sabotage, fire and accidents. * Answers telephone calls to take
messages, answer questions and provides information during
non-business hours or when switchboard is closed. * Provides any
needed assistance to customers, employees and visitors with the
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so
classified. May perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals to perform the essential functions.
* Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice or related field of
study and 2-3 years related experience or training; or equivalent
combination of education or experience. * Military or law
enforcement background, preferred. * Knowledge of security
operations, safety practices in a business environment and
enforcement procedures. * Ability to understand and follow standard
operating procedures. * Ability to make independent and good
judgment decisions within proper policy and procedures. * Incident
investigation and documentation skills. * Strong computer skills in
Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Outlook, Publisher and
PowerPoint. SAP and AS400 software experience, a plus. * Ability to
multi-task, prioritize daily work assignments, meet deadlines and
manage time wisely with minimal supervision. * Strong mathematical,
organizational skills and attention to detail. * Excellent verbal
and written communication skills. * May be required to work long
hours and weekends. * Ability to work well with others in fast
paced, dynamic environment. * Ability to be respectful,
approachable and team oriented while building strong working
relationships and a positive work environment.
Work Environment & Physical Demands
The work environment characteristics and physical demands
described here are representative of those an employee encounters
while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
* The majority of the time is spent in an office setting outside
of the production plant. The plant environment will include wet or
humid conditions (non-weather and weather related), extreme cold
and heat (non-weather and weather related), working near moving
mechanical parts, exposure to fumes or airborne particles, and
chemicals. * Noise level in the work environment is usually
moderate but can be loud when in the production area. * Specific
vision abilities required include close vision, distance, vision,
color vision and ability to adjust focus. * Frequently required to
sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear.
Careers and Benefits
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About Smithfield Foods
Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods,
Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a
global reach. Our 40,000 U.S. and 15,000 European employees are
dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly." and have made us
one of the world's leading vertically integrated protein companies.
We have pioneered sustainability standards for more than two
decades, including many industry firsts, such as our ambitious
commitment to cut our carbon impact by 25 percent by 2025. We
believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity and have
donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our neighbors in
need. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic brands,
such as Smithfield, Eckrich and Nathan's Famous, among many others.
For more information, visit www.smithfieldfoods.com, and connect
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Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to
workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender
identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled
individual or any other protected group status or non-job
characteristic as directed by law.