• Building Security Specialist

    Job Locations US-WI-Sheboygan
    Job ID
    Services - Other
  • Overview

    Assists with creating, implementing, and maintaining security / emergency response procedures and systems for the Acuity Corporate Headquarter and Business Resumption Center campuses.  Works with a team to establish a security presence on campus.



    • Provides a security presence on campus
    • Completes security inspections of Corporate Headquarters daily.  Completes additional inspections of buildings and grounds as situations dictate.    Questions unauthorized persons.  Reports and logs all encounters or unusual conditions found. 
    • Responds to Unauthorized Guest alarms.  Works with the Administration and area Management Teams to respond to alarms in their areas. 
    • Assists with the creation, implementation, enforcement, and update of formal security procedures.
    • Assists with the research, recommendation, procurement, installation, evaluation, monthly testing and on-going maintenance of security systems.
    • Maintains door access system times and schedules.  Issues/modifies building access cards/fobs for employees and vendors.  Completes background checks for all vendors prior to issuing access.  Audits access attempts for select access points and vendors quarterly.
    • Assists with the check-in/out and oversight of after-hours contracted work/personnel.
    • Coordinates pickup and confidential destruction of recycle paper with service provider and Building Maintenance Specialists.  Audits service contractor process annually.
    • Issues building keys as authorized.  Maintains the Log of Issued Keys.
    • Coordinates recruitment, training, supplies, and periodic meetings for the internal, volunteer emergency response team.
    • Coordinates the annual tornado, fire alarm and intruder drills at Corporate Headquarters.  Reviews tornado procedures and safe area assignments annually.
    • Maintains AED units.  Completes inventory, orders and stocks First Aid supplies accessible to all employees.
    • Maintains certificates of insurance for all service contractors.
    • Posts and quarterly updates SDS documentation in compliance with OSHA requirements.  Researches, communicates and audits contractors for compliance to other OSHA requirements.
    • Coordinates special event and holiday security.
    • Acts as liaison to environmental and emergency services agencies.  Completes annual filings as necessary. 
    • Responds to emergency and non-emergency calls regarding building and security concerns on a 24 x 7 basis
    • Assists with space set ups for various company and community events.  Works community events off hours.
    • Regular and predictable attendance.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.




    Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.  First Aid, CPR and AED certification required. 



    Prior experience in security, emergency response or law enforcement roles preferred.  Prior experience implementing and maintaining robust physical security / notification systems preferred.



    • Strong organizational, teamwork, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
    • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with all levels of management, employees and service providers
    • High degree of skill in analytical thinking and problem solving
    • Strong administrative/computer skills.
    • Ability to work under pressure, set priorities, multi-task and meet deadlines
    • Confidentiality
    • Near perfect attendance and schedule flexibility to meet the ongoing demands of a dynamic environment/facility.  Shifts to be worked between 7:00 am and 10:30 pm.
    • Valid driver license



    • Personal computer
    • Cell phone 
    • Up to a 12 foot step ladder
    • Extension ladder
    • Pallet jack

    Additional Information

    This job is classified as exempt.


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