• Security Officer

    Location US-IL-Itasca
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Environmental Safety and Security
  • Overview

    It’s the people who make the difference. Our four-generation family business built on our founding values and principles delivers best-in-class quality products with a growing Fellowes family of employees. If you are leading your own career and want to work with brands committed to helping you be your best, then you’ve found your fit.



    Job Description


    Primary Functions

    • Maintain a safe work environment for employees, contractors and visitors.
    • Protect company property and assets.
    • Respond, investigate and document incidents that occur on company property.


    • Conduct internal and external tours of the facility to identify and report at risk behaviors, hazards, rule violations, and life safety/security equipment failures.
    • Operate and have knowledge of the building's life safety systems which includes fire alarm & fire suppression systems, access control system, public announcement system, and surveillance system.
    • Respond quickly, efficiently, and courteously to major incidents involving severe weather, accidents, injuries, fires, power outages, theft, building evacuations, etc.
    • Conduct thorough and professional investigations, submit incident reports regarding events that occur on or affect company property, and participate in ongoing legal investigations/lawsuits and attend depositions or court proceedings as required
    • Provide excellent customer service and facility access to our customers (employees, contractors, visitors, emergency personnel, etc.)
    • Work extensively with various computer systems and phones
    • Perform first aid, CPR, and use AED
    • Maintain the facility's key/badge inventory
    • Conduct drug & alcohol screens
    • Perform ESS audits and observations



    • Ability to lift 50 pounds
    • Perform current CPR & AED requirements
    • Proficient in Windows based and access control/surveillance software
    • Safely operate PIV and company van
    • Ability to see, hear, read, walk and smell (for purposes of conducting ESS observations and incident investigations)
    • Demonstrate high integrity and comply with all company rules, exercise good judgment, courtesy and professionalism



    • High school diploma required
    • Degree in Criminal/Social Justice preferred


    • Minimum 1 year of security related experience.
    • Corporate/Warehouse/Manufacturing experience preferred
    • Years of experience can be substituted for years of higher education within a Criminal/Social Justice program


    Additional Qualifications

    • Must be available to work 12 hours shifts from 6am to 6pm with a rotating schedule (3 days on, 3 days off, 4 days on, 4 days off)
    • Must posses a valid IL drivers license
    • Pass a criminal background check that includes no felony, theft or DUI/DWI-related convictions
    • Pass a drug test.


    Founded on a rich 100-year history, our reputation, passion for excellence and Fellowes values - a belief in people, integrity, innovation and continuous improvement - live in every product we make, and inspire best-in-class design, quality and performance in all we do. Our four core values drive our behavior, approach and response to the world around us. Initiative. Integrity. Teamwork. Passion. These values are steeped in the character of our founder, Harry Fellowes, who established a value-based culture at Fellowes over a century ago.



    Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran


    Fellowes, Inc. does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered Fellowes' property, and Fellowes will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Talent Acquisition Department.

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed