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Part-time Security Guard (Armed)

Location: Fresno, CA, US, 93727

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Date: Oct 31, 2020

Company: E. & J. Gallo

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Under immediate supervision, monitors and patrols assigned areas to observe and protect Company assets while adhering to all established Company and department policies and procedures.

Essential Functions

This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

  • Monitors vehicle traffic entering and leaving assigned area. Issues citations to persons operating vehicles in violation of established security and safety policies. Identifies suspicious vehicles and ID's operators of the vehicles.
  • Inspects all inbound and outbound vehicles, trucks and containers for assigned area.
  • Determines type of truck and paperwork requirements based upon commodity.
  • Acts as a Certified Weighmaster and properly completes certified weight tags.
  • Monitors pedestrian traffic entering and leaving assigned area. Stops suspicious persons and obtains identification.
  • Reports all security related activity for assigned area. Notifies Security Supervisor or authorities when needed.
  • Provides assistance to employees and visitors exposed to physical threats, medical emergencies, and environmental emergencies.
  • Understands fire systems, including enabling/disabling fire panels and troubleshooting panel alerts.
  • Responds to fire alarms and coordinates evacuation of employees and response of emergency services.
  • Maintains compliance with Chemical Facilities Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) and Custom Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (CTPAT)
  • Provides excellent customer service while on mobile patrol, at fixed posts or during special events.
  • Provides security services for special Company and family related functions when required.
  • Provides residential security services for family members/VIP’s as needed.
  • Investigates all security and safety related accidents and incidents. Documents the information on the appropriate incident form. Notifies a supervisor on duty if necessary.
  • Safely operates security vehicles as assigned and performs inspections on security vehicles.
  • Drives limousine or family owned vehicle if assigned or required by Security Supervisor. 
  • Performs special security or safety related services if assigned by Security Management.
  • Communicates professionally, respectfully and tactfully in both written and oral forms in order to establish and maintain effective relationships in the performance of required duties.
  • Exercises discretion in dealing with confidential information.
  • Enforces all existing security and safety regulations.
  • Successfully completes routine Taser training and understands laws and procedures surrounding use of Taser.
  • Successfully completes and demonstrates proficiency with routine firearms training. Understands laws and procedures surrounding the use of firearm, the use of force and de-escalation of force.
  • Participates in intense Active Shooter training and responds to “active shooter” incidents if warranted by circumstances.
  • Performs “Wellness Checks” (medical screening) as needed.

Supervisory Responsibilities



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 ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future

Minimum Qualifications

  • Required to be 21 years of age or older.
  • High School diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate.
  • Required to successfully meet all requirements, including background, for the issuance of a Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) Guard Card.
  • Maintain a Concealed Weapons permit from a law enforcement agency, if required.
  • Required to possess, or obtain within 6 months of hire date, a Firearms permit from the California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) as required by applicable law. Please note that effective July 1, 2018, California law requires that security guards seeking to obtain the required permit must complete an assessment to determine whether they possess the appropriate judgment, restraint, and self-control to carry a firearm while on duty. This test will be administrated by PSI Services LLC (PSI), which is an independent third party authorized to administer the assessment for BSIS. The Company has no control over the independent determination by PSI and BSIS as to whether you are qualified to obtain an Firearms Permit. If you do not obtain a Firearms Permit within six months of your date of hire, you will not be able to perform the essential functions of your job and your employment with Gallo may be terminated.
  • Basic MS Word skills required.
  • Required to pass WorkKeys assessment. 
  • Required to work nights, weekends and holidays as part of a rotating shift.
  • Required to work overtime if necessary.
  • Candidates for this position must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Required to obtain a California driver’s license or appropriate state driver’s license within 30 days of hire.
  • Maintain current CPR/AED and First Aid certification.
  • Required to complete Taser Training.
  • Required to climb stairs and ladders.
  • Required to stand, sit, walk or drive a vehicle for a minimum of 12 consecutive hours.
  • Required to frequently lift, drag or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Skilled in reading and interpreting documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Skilled in writing routine reports and correspondence.
  • Skilled in speaking effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with security, law enforcement, military or a degree in Criminal Justice.
  • Knowledge of security systems and equipment in a business environment.
  • Experience understanding and carrying out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Experience with performing duties and tasks that are standardized.
  • Experience with resolving routine questions and problems, and refer more complex issues superv isor.
  • Experience with working independently.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • Currently possesses a Firearms permit from the California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) as required by applicable law.
  • Currently possesses a Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS) Guard Card

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must be able to stand, sit, walk or drive a vehicle for a minimum of 12 consecutive hours. The employee must frequently lift, drag and move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift, drag and move more than 100 pounds. Must have eyesight correctable to 20/20 vision with peripheral vision.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics 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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.

Requisition ID: 72110 




Equal Opportunity Employer

Gallo will consider all qualified applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, consistent with the requirements of applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Fresno

Job Segment: Compliance, Legal

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