Newell Brands Security Officer in Columbus, Ohio

Position Title: Security Officer

Location: Pataskala, OH

Reports to: Sr Site Director

The Security Officer is ensuring safety and security of all Yankee Candle employees, guests, vehicle and foot patrols of all buildings and their properties.


  • Loss prevention in retail, manufacturing andlogistics environments, emergency response, alarm response, CCTV monitoring

  • Investigation of incidents and other tasksrelated to the Security Department.

  • Assists in maintaining a safe and securecampus for all employees and guest by monitoring movement of both through CCTV,DVR and Access Control Equipment.

  • Assists in conductinginterviews with witnesses, gathers pertinent information regarding accidentsand incidents.

  • Maintains reports ofa confidential nature including medical emergencies, employee and guestcomplaints, employee terminations/suspensions, security of all Yankee CandleCompany premises.

  • Assists in issuingappropriate access control level for all employees temporary, full time andseasonal by updating access control system, making badges, issuing keys toappropriate staff and maintaining records of such as well as terminating accessupon suspension or terminations.

  • Routinely responds tomedical emergencies, fire and burglary alarms.

  • Other Duties as assigned


· High School diploma or equivalent experience


  • Previous law enforcement certification or equivalent

  • First responder and CPR certification

  • Valid driver’s license required


  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Public relations and general administrative skills.

  • Ability to work with confidential information and situations.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Must be able tostand frequently; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach withhands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch; or crawl; andtalk; or hear. Required to sit occasionally

  • Must be able tolift and/or move more than 50 pounds frequently

  • Must be able towork in comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors suchas temperature extremes, moving machinery, loud noise, and fumes which maycause discomfort

  • Specific vision abilitiesrequired by this job include close vision, distance vision, color visionand depth perception

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.