Gate Guard: Guards entrance gate of industrial plant and grounds, warehouse, or other property to control traffic to and from buildings and grounds. Opens gate to allow entrance or exit of employees, truckers, and authorized visitors. Checks credentials or approved roster before admitting anyone. Issues passes at own discretion or on instructions from superiors. Guides visitors and truckers to various parts of grounds or buildings. Inspects outgoing traffic to prevent unauthorized removal of company property or products.
May record number of trucks or other carriers entering and leaving. May perform maintenance duties, such as mowing lawns and sweeping gate areas. May require permits from employees for tools or materials taken from premises. May supervise use of time clocks for recording arrival and departure of employees. May answer telephone and transfer calls when switchboard is closed. May be stationed at entrance to restricted area, such as explosives shed or research laboratory. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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