Part Time Security Agent

Firelands Scientific Huron, OH, USA 2022-05-11
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The Security Agent reports directly to the Security Manager and is responsible for daily surveillance duties, random and scheduled site inspections, and overall security at the facility. The Security Agent will perform routine patrols, will assist in investigations regarding suspected theft or diversion, and will coordinate and communicate with key internal and external stakeholders, including law enforcement and/or authorized representatives of the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program (OMMCP), as necessary. The Security Agent may be stationed within the cultivation facility or the company’s main office to ensure a safe and secure environment across all sites and at all times.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Adhere to company security policies and procedures at all times

• Participate in ongoing security training

• Monitor surveillance cameras at control desk

• Perform routine perimeter checks inside and outside of the facility

• Utilize company radios for communication

• Implement appropriate security and safety measures to deter and prevent unauthorized entry to the facility or unauthorized access to areas containing inventory, money, or sensitive materials including confidential documents

• Monitor suspicious activity, contact law enforcement when necessary, and report all incidents to appropriate company management, including the Security Supervisor

• Develop and implement security procedures to prevent theft, loss, or diversion

• Provide documentation and reports of any adverse incidents, cooperating with management, law enforcement, and the Department, as needed

• Ensure proper operation of security equipment by completing preventive maintenance

• Troubleshoot and spearhead calls for equipment repairs as needed, in conjunction with the Security Supervisor, Facility Manager, and IT Technician

• Verify identification of any visitors attempting to enter the facility and escort visitors as necessary, in compliance with OMMCP and company rules and regulations

• Maintain a log of visitors granted and denied access to the facility

• Ensure secure transport of medical marijuana to licensed receiving facilities, in conjunction with the Security Supervisor and Secure Transport Agents

Supervisory Responsibilities:

• N/A

Relevant Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Public Security, Criminal Justice, Police Science, Law Enforcement or other relevant field

• 2+ years of relevant security experience or training

• Prior law enforcement or military experience

• Experience in a security role for a business in a highly regulated industry

• Ability to excel in high pressure scenarios

• Discretion regarding confidential or sensitive information

• High level of professionalism

• Excellent communication skills

• Must comply with state regulations and guidelines

• Must achieve and maintain all necessary certifications required by the state of Ohio as an armed security professional

• Must maintain security training and meet all requirements set by OMMCP, company policy and security equipment vendors

• Must be 21 years of age or older

• Ability to pass a background check and drug test required

• Clean driving record, and valid Ohio driver’s license required

• Ability to travel, primarily locally and during normal business hours

• Maintain personal auto liability coverage

Physical Requirements:

• Standing and moving for 3-5 hours at a time

• Long periods of prolonged sitting and standing

• Long periods of prolonged use of office equipment including computers and phones

• Requires normal range of hearing and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer

• May require lifting up to 50 pounds occasionally

Work Environment:

• Similar to a busy manufacturing facility or warehouse

• Constant interaction with internal and external stakeholders

FiSci is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees