• Security Officer - Joliet

    Job Locations | US-IL-Channahon
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/6/2019 11:54 AM)
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  • Overview

    Headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana, International-Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) is an industry leader in the handling and storage of bulk liquid products through its ownership and operation of 19 terminals throughout North America. The terminals handle petroleum, biofuels, commodity/specialty chemicals, and vegetable/tropical oil products for customers including refiners, commodities traders and chemical manufacturers and distributers.

    The Security Officer is responsible for safe and effective security of IMTT's property and grounds. This person must maintain compliance with applicable state and federal security standards and regulations during the course of their daily activities. The security officer will ensure proper scheduling is done to ensure consistent security presence at IMTT's property and grounds. This position will require the Security Officer to wear company issued uniforms and steel toed work boots plus any required PPE. We are looking for someone who is motivated to continuously improve in all areas pertaining to the job role which includes quality, health, safety and environmental.



    Not limited to, but include:

    • Knowledge of plant safety, security policies and procedures
    • Implements and supports security initiatives and measures throughout the facility
    • Prepare and maintain accurate log forms and reports
    • Document all incoming and outgoing traffic from the facility
    • Report and respond to security incidents according to procedures
    • Checking and verifying identification
    • Denying unauthorized access
    • Screen and search vehicles and personnel in accordance with applicable regulations, standards and IMTT policies and procedures
    • Contact IMTT employee prior to allowing entrance by visitors, vendors or contractors for authorization
    • Perform facility patrols, both vehicle and foot patrols as directed by the Security Supervisor or the Facility Security Officer
    • Direct traffic as assigned
    • Control and issuance of keys


    • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Must be at least 18 Years of Age
    • Must have TWIC prior to working independently
    • Must possess a valid driver's license due to position driving requirements
    • Good computer skills are needed to be successful in this role
    • Security officer or related security experience or knowledge is preferred

    **This position could include assisting the Lemont facility as needed and requires you to have flexibility in work schedule.


    We are proud to be an EEO/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled employer
    We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance testing
    Qualified applications with criminal history will be considered for employment.


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