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Job Description:

  • 1) Guards entrance gate of industrial plant and grounds, warehouse, or other property to control traffic to and from buildings and grounds: Opens gate to allow entrance or exit of employees, truckers, and authorized visitors.

  • 2) Checks credentials or approved roster before admitting anyone.

  • 3) Issues passes at own discretion or on instructions from superiors.

  • 4) Directs visitors and truckers to various parts of grounds or buildings.

  • 5) Inspects outgoing traffic to prevent unauthorized removal of company property or products.

  • 6) May record number of trucks or other carriers entering and leaving.

  • 7) May perform maintenance duties, such as mowing lawns and sweeping gate areas.

  • 8) May require permits from employees for tools or materials taken from premises.

  • 9) May supervise use of time clocks for recording arrival and departure of employees.

  • 10) May answer telephone and transfer calls when switchboard is closed.

  • 11) When stationed at entrance to restricted area, such as explosives shed or research laboratory, may be designated Controlled-Area Checker.




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DOT:   372.667-030

Job Number: 4453