Safety Guard - Garner
Garner, IA US
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Job Description

CF Industries is a global leader in transforming natural gas into nitrogen. The chemical processes we use ensure we have the nitrogen we need to support life on earth - from fertilizer that feeds the crops that feed the world to products that remove harmful emissions from industrial activities. Through our nine world-class manufacturing complexes and best-in-class distribution system, we serve agricultural and industrial customers. We invite you to be a part of our nearly 3,000 employees making a difference every day.


AJ0186A11 Garner Terminal


Facilities Management

Job Summary:

Job Summary:
This position is responsible for monitoring and logging the security of the facility. Notifies appropriate CF and emergency personnel as circumstances warrant.

Job Description:


  • Conducts periodic inspection tours throughout the office building and grounds to guard against fire, theft, vandalism, illegal entry; and, product releases. Monitors safety hazards and other abnormal conditions. In the event of an emergency notifies appropriate personnel of the situation and evacuates the premises.
  • Observes various environmental conditions and responds to emergency alarm systems within the facility.
  • Observes and reports unusual conditions, including detection of unusual activities or NH3 leaks.
  • Secures all access points in accordance with established procedures.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to climb stairs (1-7 feet)
  • Must be able to lift fire extinguisher weighing 20-50 pounds in an emergency
  • Must be able to carry fire extinguisher up to 100 feet in an emergency
  • Must have dexterity in all body movements
  • Kneeling and bending are required on an infrequent basis
  • Must be capable of walking on various surfaces for distances up to approximately mile and capable of standing and moving for short periods of time (approximately 30 minutes)

Sensory Requirements:

  • Eyesight: good or corrected
  • Hearing: able to carry on conversation and hear audible warning signals
  • Color perception necessary
  • Normal smelling ability
  • Spatial perception necessary

Working Conditions:

  • Usually works alone
  • Heat: conditions up to 100 degrees for 15 minutes at a time without a break
  • Cold: conditions of actual -35 degrees or windchill of -65 degrees for no more than 20 minutes
  • Dust or chemicals - ability to wear escape breathing apparatus
  • Acid or Alkalis - occasionally in proximity
  • Noise: contact on routine working basis for short periods of time, capable of wearing PPE
  • Lighting: in contact with natural, fluorescent and/or incandescent
  • Dampness: outdoors at times

Successful incumbents will have:

  • High School Diploma, or equivalent life experience
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing as well as by telephone

Position Scope/Contribution:

Ensures security of the facility during non-operating hours

Internal Controls:

Understands and complies with established departmental processes and procedures designed to support internal controls efforts. Identifies and brings to the attention of department management internal controls deficiencies.

CF Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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If you need any assistance seeking a job opportunity at CF Industries, or if you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please call 847-405-2400 or contact us at .

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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