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Security Guard EMT

Date: Feb 22, 2021

Location: MIDLOTHIAN, TX, US, 76065

Company: Gerdau

BASIC FUNCTION (Primary Purpose):

The Security Guard EMT ensures the safety of all people and property at the location by monitoring traffic into and out of the location, and by performing other related responsibilities that contribute to the location’s safety.  In the event of emergencies, this role responds to and provides appropriate treatment and transportation assistance to ensure the safety of sick or injured people at the location.


Primary Duties & Responsibilities:


Description of duty/responsibility


Administer first-aid treatment to sick or injured persons and transport to medical facility if necessary.


Removes or assists in removal of injured persons from scene of accident.


Communicates with professional medical personnel regarding treatment and handling of sick or injured people.


Completes and maintains all necessary records, forms, logs and paperwork required for services provided.


Guards entrance gate to control traffic in and out of plant.


Directs visitors, contractors, and truck drivers to appropriate location of plant.


Inspects outgoing traffic to prevent unauthorized removal of company property.


Answers phone and transfer calls to appropriate department as needed.


Performs routine inspections of fire extinguishers and maintains inventory.


Assists in training of co-workers as needed.


Logs in visitors, vendors and contractors upon entry in to the plant.


Performs general cleanup of work area.


Keeps protective service equipment and vehicles maintained.


Updates safety management boards and communicates high alert weather conditions to all plant personnel.


Conducts onsite drug or alcohol tests as directed by plant management.


Trains for and assists in Technical Rescue.


Scope (brief description):

To control the access of all personnel, including employees, visitors, contractors and truck drivers, to the mill and provide other duties related to the protection of people and property of Gerdau.  To provide appropriate emergency care and transportation assistance to all sick or injured people at the location.


Supervisory Responsibilities & Reporting Structure:

  • Supervises who (level and number):  None
  • Reports to:  Safety Manager


Qualifications and Educational requirement(s):

High School Diploma or equivalent

EVOV and precepted EMT-B certification or higher.

Ability to climb stairs/ladders, balancing, bending, kneeling, sitting and standing/walking for long periods of time.

Able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Must have valid driver’s license.

Able to work rotating 12-hour shifts.


Metrics for success:


  1. Metric 1:  All people on company property are accounted for at all times.
  2. Metric 2:  A ready supply of fire extinguishers is always maintained.
  3. Metric 3:  All sick or injured people on company property receive the appropriate emergency care.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth