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Plant Protection Officer in Pueblo, CO at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 4/5/2019

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Job Description

Plant Protection Officer

City: Pueblo / State: Colorado                                                   

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.

Job Description and Responsibilities

We are seeking a Plant Protection Officer to join our Safety Team at our plant located in Pueblo, Colorado.  The Plant Protection Officer responds with the proper equipment and provides action to any medical, fire, security or other plant emergencies. The Officer controls personnel and/or materials entering or leaving the plant. Performs routine security parameters and identifies security risks or criminal activity. Responds to all medical calls and fires. 

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Direct plant personnel during emergencies
  • Obtains and maintains a Colorado Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Certification
  • Monitors and responds to various alarms 
  • Uses and directs use of firefighting equipment
  • Keeps work area and equipment clean and orderly 
  • Performs routine maintenance and assists Maintenance personnel
  • Maintains and refills fire extinguishers
  • Assists in fire and safety inspections
  • Assists maintaining housekeeping in and around the Fire Station
  • Assumes and carries out other Plant Protection duties as required
  • Utilize, assist and maintain machines, equipment & materials: Motor vehicles, firefighting, respiratory, and medical equipment, fire alarm monitors, 2-way radios, alarm and security monitory systems, computer, telephone, remote switchboard, appropriate hand tools, CO2, dry powder, halon, paints, water, oil, and necessary safety equipment.
  • Proactively and effectively protect company high-value risk assets (HVR) by conducting thorough patrols of the facility and of High Value Risk and High Value Production areas during each shift, limiting access to the facility to those persons in possession of company-issued IDs, performing sporadic but frequent vehicle and bag inspections, promptly responding to all incidents and then producing complete and timely Security Incident Reports in accordance with the standards set forth by company policy and Post Orders.
  • Makes verbal and written reports following emergencies or security incidents
  • Shall treat as confidential proprietary, personnel, trade secret and otherwise sensitive information from erroneous or unauthorized disclosure.

Essential Physical Activities:

Must be able to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, carry, finger, grasp, feel, talk to communicate, speak over public address system, and hear.  Needs to see to operate and maintain firefighting equipment and vehicles.  Frequently exerts forces up to 100 pounds to lift, carry, push and pull.

Work Conditions:

Subject to both inside and outside environmental conditions.  Exposed to elevated noise levels, vibrations and extreme cold and heat.  Physical Hazards-Close proximity to moving parts, fire hazards, electric currents, working in high places, exposure to high heat, hot surfaces, molten metal, chemicals, oils and lubricants.  Atmospheric conditions may require use of a respirator or a self-contained air support system.

The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job identified, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all of the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

Job Requirements


  • Colorado Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Certification
  • Must have a valid Colorado drivers license
  • 2 years in security related field
  • 3-5 years in related field
  • High School diploma or GED, preferred


All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.


EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.


In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.


With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:


  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program


Job Requirements


  • Colorado Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Certification
  • Must have a valid Colorado drivers license
  • 2 years in security related field
  • 3-5 years in related field
  • High School diploma or GED, preferred


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