Armed Security Officer

Last updated 5 days ago
Location:Louisville, Kentucky
Job Type:Full Time

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A career at Brown-Forman is just like a good bottle of bourbon: unique and refined, with a bit of a kick. Making our products from barrel to bottle requires detailed planning along each step. Just like bourbon production, our employees work in many different aspects to create the best possible product. This way, our customers can enjoy the world-class brands we promise to deliver. Here’s the kicker - we, too, get to enjoy this process, just one of the sweet benefits of leading the market with the world’s favorite whiskey. Whether in the ground, in the store, or in the office, we hand pick all of our ingredients in order to be proud of what we achieve.

Why Does This Job Exist?

The Brown-Forman team of Security Officers is responsible for 24-hour physical security of B-F Corporate Campus with full capability to monitor other B-F sites. Through physical observation, video surveillance, and visitor check points, the officers are responsible for monitoring and responding to any security threat.

What You Can Expect:

  • Assume overall responsibility for the safety and security of designated areas

  • Ensure all employees and visitors have proper credentials for accessing buildings (ID badges and passes)

  • Monitor Security Cameras, Fire Alarms and News Media

  • Communicate with First Responders in emergency situations

  • Initiate PA Messages across campus

  • Patrol designated areas in accordance with Security Procedures (Interior and Exterior)

  • Secure Buildings/Gates

  • Issue Hot Work Permits

  • Respond to medical emergencies (Basic First Aid, AED Training)

  • Identify potential security risks and respond accordingly

  • Complete incident reports and required documentation for all security incidents

  • Escalate emergency situations to law enforcement as needed

What Exactly Are We Looking For?

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Minimum of 8 years experience in security and/or law enforcement

  • Ability to work various shifts, weekends and/or nights

  • Valid driver's license and qualifications to operate a motor vehicle

  • Ability to pass all physical requirements and skill based testing

  • Strong communication skills

  • Good computer skills

What Will Set You Apart:

  • Experience in security

  • Associate degree and/or specialized security training

  • Fire and/or loss control experience, EMT, or CPR certification

Schedule: This is an hourly position with a 40 hour work week. The starting shift will be Swing Shift. Scheduled shifts go through a bid process every 6 months and it is based on seniority.

Location: Louisville, KY

Who We Are:

For 150 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the experience of life by responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s Family of Brands, Finlandia, Korbel, el Jimador, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Coopers’ Craft, Herradura, New Mix, Sonoma-Cutrer, Chambord, BenRiach, GlenDronach, Slane, and Fords Gin. Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by approximately 4,800 employees and sold in more than 170 countries worldwide.


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