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Job Title: Access Control Security Guard

Miller Industries is seeking a Full Time First Shift Access Control Security Guard to work in our Ooltewah, TN campus.

Job Title

Access Control Security Guard


Ooltewah, TN


** Please complete an application in person or send an updated resume to to be considered for this position**

Miller Industries was founded in 1990. Since its inception, the company has provided innovative high-quality towing and recovery equipment worldwide. Listed as “MLR” on the New York Stock Exchange, Miller Industries has a total of three manufacturing facilities in the United States, one in England, and one in France.

As the World’s leader, Miller Industries provides a complete line of quality equipment including carriers up to 30 feet in length with deck capabilities of up to 40,000 lb and towing recovery units with boom capacities of 100 tons.


Security Guards are responsible for the safety of employees and visitors on site and must remain alert, looking for anything out of the ordinary throughout their shift. In an emergency, guards may call for assistance from police, fire, or ambulance services. Our security guards will be armed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned by supervisor.

  • Manage facility gate access at all U.S. Miller Industries locations through cctv monitoring.
  • Monitor cctv cameras, greet drivers.
  • Maintain regular communication with all US shipping, receiving and maintenance departments to ensure proper access and schedules for outside vendors.
  • Know all emergency procedures.
  • Perform routine interior and exterior camera scans utilizing CCTV to identify unusual occurrences.
  • Maintain alertness and notify proper authority of indications of trespassing, fire, and emergencies.
  • Proficiency with computers and aptitude to learn new security systems.
  • Protect the organization’s customers, staff, and property.
  • Monitor alarms.
  • Control access for employees, visitors, and outside contractors.
  • Conduct security checks over a specified area.
  • Write comprehensive reports outlining what they observed while on patrol.
  • Detain criminal violators.
  • Lock doors and gates of entrances and exits to secure buildings.
  • Answer alarms and investigate disturbances.
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security of premises.
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences.
  • Patrol industrial or commercial premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows, and gates
  • Perform door checks for all exterior doors at least 3 times per shift.
  • Assist HR staff when needed.
  • Must always maintain a professional appearance.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must possess or be able to obtain a State of Tennessee armed private security officer’s license/certification.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 2-4 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Previous law enforcement experience preferred but not required
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Firearms carry permit and regular training compliance

** Please complete an application in person or send an updated resume to to be considered for this position**

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vets.

Job Type: Full Time

Pay: $0

Requisition Number: O125

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