Security Guard

Security Woodbridge, New Jersey


Description

Position at Garden State Dispensary

Garden State Dispensary is a subsidiary of AYR Wellness 

Ayr is looking for Security Guards to work in our Woodbridge, NJ facility to help set up and build a company that continues to help consumers to live their best lives.

Join the team in New Jersey as we venture to open new avenues in the Marijuana space.

Ayr is an expanding vertically integrated, U.S. multi-state cannabis operator, focusing on high-growth markets. With anchor operations in Massachusetts, Nevada and Pennsylvania and other states, the company cultivates and manufactures branded cannabis products for distribution through its network of retail outlets and through third-party stores.

Ayr strives to enrich and enliven consumers’ experience every day – helping them to live their best lives, elevated.

 

Job Description:

 The Security Guard is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of the staff, guests, vendors, and premises of the Ayr Wellness Facilities. Additionally, the Security Specialist will assist as needed with the deliveries of Ayr Wellness products via company vehicles either as a driver or passenger. Ayr Wellness is dedicated to becoming the foremost provider of sustainably grown premium cannabis products to our communities. Grown with Love.

Responsibilities

  • Secures premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring surveillance equipment, inspecting buildings, equipment, and access points.
  • Acts in the role of dispatcher during product deliveries as needed.
  • Obtains help by sounding alarms and/or contacting the proper authorities.
  • Prevents losses and damage by reporting irregularities by monitoring internal and external operations via CCTV, informing violators of policy and procedures, reporting trespassers to local authorities.
  • Completes reports by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities.
  • Maintains environment by monitoring and setting building and equipment controls, including controlling visitor access.
  • Maintains Company’s stability and reputation by enforcing and complying with company policies and legal requirements.
  • Reports all facility safety and security issues to management.
  • Assists in fostering a positive work environment, treating everyone with dignity and respect while perpetuating a curiosity for “everything cannabis”.

 

REQUIREMENTS/PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

 

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent is required.
  • Multitasking experience strongly required.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – specifically Word, Excel, and Outlook Email.
  • Valid driver’s license is required.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older 
  • Able to pass all background checks as mandated by the New Jersey Cannabis Commissions  
  • Strong attention to detail and situational awareness.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance.
  • Familiar with operation and monitoring of security cameras and access systems

 

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

  • Must be able to constantly remain in a stationary position in the security booth or in company vehicle.
  • The person in this position needs to frequently move about the inside and outside of the facility.
  • Constantly operates a CCTV system, computer and other equipment such as a cell phone and GPS.
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with staff, visitors and vendors regarding security procedures.  Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.
  • Frequently lifts, loads, unloads, moves, positions and transports items up to 50 pounds.
  • Regularly works in outside conditions that included inclement weather, heat and humidity.
  • The person in this position may be exposed to dust, kief, cleaning chemicals and fumes.  Although systems are in place to remove these byproducts, there is still exposure to some degree.
  • Must be able to work flexible days/times as business hours are 6:00 am to 10:00 pm seven days a week.  Working a weekend day and past business hours is required sometimes with little notice.

 

AYR Strategies is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of ethnicity, race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. This position includes access to comprehensive medical/dental/prescription benefits, competitive paid time off and other benefits.