Security Officer

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Date: Feb 24, 2024

Location: Wickliffe, OH, US, 44092

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

About Lubrizol  
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is committed to enabling a sustainable future. Our unmatched science unlocks immense possibilities at the molecular level, driving sustainable and measurable results to help the world Move Cleaner, Create Smarter and Live Better. Our solutions are used by people every day, improving billions of lives around the world. 

We value diversity in professional backgrounds and life experiences. By enabling a consistent, unbiased, and transparent recruitment process, Lubrizol seeks to create a positive experience for candidates so we can get to know them at their best. We recognize unique work and life situations and offer flexibility, ensuring our employees feel engaged and fulfilled in every aspect of life. 


Responsible for monitoring and protecting Wickliffe Corporate Headquarters facility employees and intellectual property from unauthorized personnel by investigating, observing, and reporting suspicious activity and responding to emergency incidents to ensure a safe working environment for the employees, visitors, and community.


  • Monitor the access control system to verify authorized personnel and visitors
  • Process all visitors, deliveries, and contractors and direct to appropriate areas
  • Conduct patrols of the site perimeter, labs, tank farms, and office buildings
  • Monitor closed circuit television (CCTV) to identify potential threats
  • Provide detailed reports of observations and incidents
  • Work with Health, Safety, and Environmental staff on shared activities
  • Ensure security and safety standards are being followed
  • Act as point of contact for internal and external responders during emergencies
  • Dispatch emergency personnel in the event of a plant emergency
  • Provide support for chemical spills, accidents, and security breaches
  • Monitor the fire and life safety systems (e.g., sprinklers) for upset conditions and notify appropriate personnel
  • Provide answering services during non-business hours (e.g., SDS requests, transportation incidents)
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Provide support to HR during employee separations
  • Conduct executive escorts
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Perform daily checks of security systems and report any problems
  • Provide gate coverage as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


Skills, Qualifications, Experience                      

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least two years of Security experience (preferred)
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work 
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to work in a team environment with contract officers
  • Must possess basic computer skills
  • Experience with integrated systems (preferred)
  • Ability to multi-task when competing priorities are present


Working Conditions

  • Accepts the possibility of flexible work schedules, including holidays
  • Provide shift /weekend support as needed
  • Have the ability to stand/walk for extended periods


Considered a plus

  • Associate degree in criminal justice or similar field
  • Experience with access control software
  • Experience at a chemical facility or similar
  • Certifications – CVI, NIMS, Ohio Peace Officer Certification (OPOTA)

If you’re interested in the position, we encourage you to apply. Lubrizol is always looking for candidates who embody our cultural beliefs in everything they do. If you’re All In, Lead Decisively, Take Action, Think External, and can Be Courageous, Lubrizol could be the place for you.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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