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Security Guard

Date: Aug 15, 2019

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92113

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

 Shift                            ALL

 Band/Grade              [[RDScustom1]] 

 Security Clearance   No Clearance




Enforce company rules and regulations designed to protect company personnel and property. 




  1. High school degree or equivalent.
  2. An understanding of all Security, Safety, and Fire department operations. 
  3. Must know all plant rules and regulations relating to employees, contractors, vendors and visitors. 
  4. Requires knowledge of the layout of the shipyard.  
  5. Basic operating knowledge of computers to monitor fire, flood and other alarms. 
  6. Must be able to operate and communicate using radio equipment.
  7. A valid drivers license is necessary to operate Security vehicles.
  8. Position may require classified clearance.





  1. Guards must enforce company rules and answer questions from employees and visitors. 
  2. Assigned duties may include:
    1. parking lot patrol/enforcement;        
    2. monitor control room;                       
    3. gate;                                               
    4. various yard support duties.
  3. Other responsibilities and duties as assigned.          
  4. Guards must enforce company rules and answer questions from employees and visitors. Assigned duties may include: parking lot patrol/enforcement; monitor control room; gate; various yard support duties. Other responsibilities and duties as assigned.
  5. Actively participates in implementing and monitoring continuous improvement initiatives to improve safety, improve quality, reduce cycle time and reduce costs.


This position reports to the Supervisor Security.  Guards have little latitude as to what duties they perform, but great discretion in how thoroughly they perform their assigned jobs.  Guards have extensive interaction with employees and visitors. 




Physical requirements may include: the ability to climb on and around ships, handle potentially stressful situations, extended periods of standing and walking, ability to commute to all areas of the shipyard, ability to communicate clearly in English in order to receive and respond to emergency calls.  Physical environment includes work in an outdoor shipyard environment.


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