Plant Guard - Alliance in Alliance, OH at PTC Alliance

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

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Job Description


Performs various duties such as, examining passes, credentials, registering and issuing visitors badges, receiving and transmitting telephone calls, tour plant on scheduled rounds registering at clock key stations and reporting observations.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Writes up traffic report, showing time in and out of commercial trucks entering and leaving plant area with such information as commercial name of driver, trucking company, license number, etc.

Registers visitors in book, issues visitor’s badge to each, directs visitors to proper persons.  Directs visitors and truckers to various parts of grounds or buildings.

Check credentials or approved roster before admitting anyone, admits only those authorized.  Opens gate to allow entrance or exit of employees, truckers, and authorized visitors.

Inspects outgoing traffic to prevent unauthorized removal of company property or products.

Inspects outgoing chemical trucks to insure they are in compliance with Federal and State  regulations and company procedures for transportation of hazardous waste.

Requires passes from employees issued by the Manager, Personnel & Labor Relations, or his designated representative, or the Labor Foreman for tools or materials taken from premises.  Requires passes issued by a supervisor from employees leaving work at times other than shift change time.

Receives and transfers telephone calls and answers telephone and transfers calls when switchboard is closed.  Ability to receive and transfer telephone calls from overseas, in-country and emergency calls with a working knowledge of the plant operation and all departments.

Records telephone calls of absent workers on standard form.  Notifies department/foreman.

Tours plant on scheduled rounds, recording time with key and observing and reporting any unusual conditions such as fire, fire hazards, theft, trespassers, safety hazards, etc.

Performs various scheduled checks of plant areas/items such as, fire extinguishers, water valves, parking lots, bulletin boards, etc.

In cases of theft, identifies perpetrator, reports incident, summons city police, recovers company property if possible, serves as witness in court if required.

Raises and lowers flag on special occasions as required.

Presents a neat and orderly personal appearance.

Directs traffic at gatehouse and parking lots as required.

Coordinates with traffic department on registering/directing inbound/outbound trucks.

Utilizes computer terminal as required.

Use provided equipment to monitor severe weather.

Plant Guard will activate Emergency Alarm System.

Performs first aid and CPR as required in emergencies in Plant Dispensary and Plant general.

Job Requirements

Education and/or Experience: 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and completion of police academy or military police training preferred, or 1 year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


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