Security Guard / Truck Washer

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 8415 Southeast 1st Avenue, Amarillo, TX 79118, USA
  • 01/25/2021
Full time General Labor Manufacturing Security

Job Description

Explore this opportunity with an industry leading manufacturer where you will learn in demand skills and become a vital team member ensuring a safe work environment for a very stable organization. Earn great pay and benefits while experiencing a very rewarding career with a very stable organization.

We are looking for a Security Guard to join our Amarillo, TX team. This is a critical role responsible for performing security tasks to ensure property, equipment and personnel are secure. This position will also provide support to the plant by keeping trucks and trailers clean in an effort to meet customer/supplier requirements as required.

Why join the Valley Proteins team:

  • Competitive pay – Average weekly pay is $500-600
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 company provided annual contribution towards your health savings account
  • 3% guaranteed company provided contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Advancement opportunities – We are always looking for key players motivated to move up into higher level roles


  • Ability to read and write at a level that allows understanding of all safety training.
  • Ability to use good judgment when monitoring activity on property and performing fire inspections.
  • Ability to deal with uncertainty, use good judgment, be objective, be dependable, and be professional when dealing with issues as they present themselves.

Essential Functions:

  • Maintains environment by monitoring activity on property and report any concerns to management.
  • Perform security and fire inspections of Company property as assigned.
  • Maintain logs and records as required.
  • Perform security checks at wastewater (certain areas) on a regular basis (especially of Sundays).
  • Wash truck and trailer equipment as assigned to ensure customer/supplier cleanliness standards are met.
  • Report all issues with equipment to appropriate personnel.

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.