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J.B. Hunt Transport Security Officer II in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Title:

Security Officer II


Administration, Facilities & Secretarial


United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

Under routine supervision, this position is responsible for maintaining the security, safety and well-being of all personnel, visitiors at corporate and/or remote premises. The incumbent will also protect the company's assets relative to theft, assault, fire and other safety issues.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities: • Adhere to security systems, technologies, operating standards and procedures; continually monitor existing security systems and technologies for possible security leaks or fraud • Work with management to ensure that employee safety is always being addressed and processes are updated to keep everyone out of harms way • Work with law enforcement agencies (local, state and federal) and remain compliant with local, state and federal regulations • Respond to medical events as needed • Provide security measures and assistance to employees and visitors when incidents occur • Perform security patrols and enforce identification procedures for employees and visitors • Monitor remote sites via cameras and call boxes to identify and report any suspicious or out of place activity; communicate with internal and external personnel on the phone or through email to resolve any concerns/issues • Maintain log of remote site issues, thefts, or lost/misplaced equipment while documenting all details of the event and remaining in communication with law enforcement as needed to provide appropriate information for reports • Identify, investigate and write reports on accidents, incidents or suspicious activities; record observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities; interview witnesses and obtain signatures for statements given • Grant access to employees and visitors entering building, validate credentials upon arrival and make temporary/permanent badges as needed • Conduct security awareness programs; monitor and document actual and potential security breaches • Conduct routine monitoring of facilities, campus buildings and/or parking lots in person or by video surveillance to identify and resolve any violations, issues, or concerns; report to management as appropriate • Complete additional training classes (30 hours) that cover employee safety and response including yearly checks on knowledge retention • Assist company managers in security and investigative matters • Answer incoming calls of security concerns and identify next steps to address the concern or help direct to the best point of contact


Minimum Qualification: High School Diploma or GED equivalent with 1-2 years of security-related experience and/or training; ability to pass a background check CPR Certification. Preferred Qualification: Experience in security, military and/or law enforcement Ability to communicate (written and verbal) effectively Ability to fulfill physical requirements of position Ability to maintain professionalism while dealing with difficult individuals Ability to make independent time-sensitive decisions Ability to remain objective Ability to work both individually and as a team Customer Service skills Experience working in a fast-paced environment Interest in learning new technologies/software applications Knowledge of basic employee safety Proficient time management skills Reporting skills Surveillance skills Willingness to work night shifts.


GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:

Military, Security, Security Administration, Security Operations, Transportation/Logistics

Job Opening ID:

00400469 Security Officer II (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominate force in transportation and logistics industry, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. affirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment in all terms and conditions of employment. J.B. Hunt is committed to both the spirit and the letter of affirmative action law and continues its good-faith efforts to comply with all applicable government laws and regulations. The company is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity. J.B. Hunt will recruit, hire, compensate, offer benefits to, upgrade, train, layoff, terminate, and/or promote individuals without discrimination in regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or other bases by applicable law.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. offers reasonable accommodation in the employment process for individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance in the application process due to a disability, you may request accommodation at any time by calling 1-800-777-4968.