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Burns Harbor Emergency Response Officer

Universal Protection Services LLC - Burns Harbor, IN

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  • Company
    Universal Protection Services LLC Universal Protection Services LLC
  • Location
    Burns Harbor, IN
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description




Allied Universal is proudly celebrating 50 years of being in business and is the largest privately owned security organization in the U.S.

We attribute our growth and success to our exceptional employees. If you like being part of a winning team and providing exceptional customer service, we may have an opportunity for you!

We proudly support the 100,000 Jobs Mission, a group of leading U.S. companies whose goal is to collectively hire 100,000 transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020.

Allied Universal is looking for Emergency Response Officers (ERO). Three Emergency Response Officers per turn will be supplied by the Contractor on a 24/7 basis (504 hours weekly) to provide fire and security at ArcelorMittal USA Inc. (Indiana Harbor East) and ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbour Inc. (Indiana Harbor West).

Qualified applicants must be 21 years of age or older and have a valid driver\'s license. All applicants must be eligible to meet our company driving standards.

ERO responsibilities will include duties associated with the plant security and access control program consisting of personnel pass clearance and issuance; mobile and foot patrol; access control of employee and non-emoloyee personnel and vehicles entering and exiting the plant; control of material being brought onto and removed from the property; enforcement of the Plant Employee and Non-Employee Rules and regulations; enforcement of the Plant Traffic Safety Program, enforcement of the Homeland Security Facility Security Plan; investigation of vehicle accidents, property thefts, loss related incidents and other abnormal or unusual conditions, completion of all accident and security related reports and logs and any other reasonable related security tasks.

Additional responsibilities of the Emergency Response Officer position will include , but not limited to, the following:

* EROs will be responsible for the response to all hazardous material incidents as well as rescue situations involving but not limited to confined space incidents, aerial or high angle incidents, water related incidents, vehicle entrapment, and equipment entrapment.

* EROs will be responsible for the response to all fire prevention and suppression activities of whatever kind or nature relating to structures, buildings, and other assets located on the plant property.

* EROs will be expected to acquire a working knowledge of the fire detection, suppression, and transmission systems on the plant property including system operation, system deactivation, system support activities, and system restoration.

* EROs will be responsible for the completion of various fire maintenance duties. These duties will include but not be limited to:

* the pickup, refilling, servicing, delivery and required testing of plant fire extinguishers;

* low pressure hydrostatic testing;

* refilling SCBA bottles;

* inspection and recharging of C02 cartridges used in Ansul fire extinguishers;

* fire alarm system testing;

* hydrant testing;

* fire department connection inspections;

* hose reel inspections and any other reasonable fire maintenance related tasks.

* EROs will be responsible for completing all fire, fire maintenance and fire system related reports associated with their work duties.

Position Requirements

Qualified applicants for the Emergency Response Officers (ERO) position will meet the minimum requirements, as described below:

* HIgh school diploma or equivalent required. Some college education or business classes preferred.

* must be able to pass a State level fit test.

* Qualified applicants must be 21 years of age or older and have a valid driver\'s license. All applicants must be eligible to meet our company driving standards.

* Must have current certification as Firefighter II (State of Indiana),

* Must be certification at the HazMat Operations Level and qualified in confined space and high angle rescue operations.

* If not already certified in some aspect of emergency medical care, ERO's will be expected to take such training to at least the level of a First Responder.

* Must have a clean criminal record.

* Ability to successfully pass a drug screen/background check.

* Prior military, law enforcement or experienced ERO personnel preferred.


Allied Universal is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.


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