FSM - Security Officer 1st
Fort Smith, AR 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

Over the past 80 years, OK Foods has evolved from a producer of livestock and poultry feed to one of the world's largest fully-integrated chicken producers, but our company's core values of taking care of our people and producing only the highest quality products have remained constant. In November 2011, OK Foods was acquired by Industrias Bachoco out of Celaya, Mexico. Today, we employ more than 3,000 workers domestically in the U.S. dedicated to producing consistently high quality products our customers have come to expect from OK Foods.

Bachoco OK Foods Inc. is seeking a Security Officer for our Fort Smith, AR location.

Work Schedule: M-F 7am-3pm

Summary: Performs security duties for the facility by monitoring and controlling access to the facility. Observes people and property for unusual, illegal, or dangerous activity or conditions. Reports findings to the lead or supervisor.

Carries our policies and procedures established for the department. Assists security lead and security supervisor in all aspects of the department assignments.

  • Checks identification of incoming personnel, visitors, vendors, and truck drivers to secure the facility against intrusion.
  • Completes required paperwork to monitor truck traffic, seals, and destination.
  • Monitors radio and telephone communications.
  • Learns job duties, including food safety regulations, to improve ability and professionalism.
  • Assists in traffic and pedestrian control and access.
  • Assists emergency personnel when arriving at the facility.
  • Monitors all electronic surveillance equipment.
  • Directs deliveries and/or visitors to the proper areas.
  • Notifies the facility of incoming visitors to ensure a high level of food security.
  • Conducts escorts per request.
  • Performs and manages duties as roving officer, when needed.
  • Qualifies for company driver program & pass background investigation.

Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Certificates, Licenses, Registration: Must have a valid driver's license and qualify for company driving program. Where required by the state worked in, must have any applicable security licensing and training.

Other Qualifications: Must wear designated uniform and must be neat and clean. Must not wear jewelry or other bodily attachments that would prohibit entry into production work areas. Must maintain confidentiality and support the departmental objectives and all company policies.

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

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 regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and fumes or airborne particles, including dust. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

An Equal Opportunity Employer to include women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

*Notice to Third Party Recruitment Agencies:

Please note that Bachoco OK Foods and its subsidiaries do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of an executed Recruitment Services Agreement, there will be no obligation to any referral compensation or recruiter fee.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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