Data Center Security Specialist (2nd Shift)

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Work From Home (Virtual)


Founded in 1951, Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) is the global leader in storage and information management services. Iron Mountain is committed to storing, managing and transforming what our customers value most, from paper records to data to priceless works of art and culture. Providing a full suite of solutions – records and information management, data management, digital solutions, data centers and secure destruction – Iron Mountain enables organizations to lower storage costs, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and protect their data and assets from a complex world. Visit the company website at for more information.
Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a trusted records management leader since 1951.
Iron Mountain is an equal opportunity employer, and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity characteristics or expression, disability, medical condition, U.S. Military or veteran status or other legally protected classifications in making employment decisions.


The Security Specialist will be responsible for the verification of identification, authorization, and access credentials through badge inspection and monitoring security access systems at designated security stations, guard houses, and checkpoints. Will be required to monitor, notify, and take specific action as per procedures and guidelines while documenting pertinent events.

The Security Specialist is responsible for monitoring the property/facility for: security, access control, facility safety and cleanliness, personnel, property and asset protection.
•Conducting rounds, tours and inspections and verifications of secure doors, entrances & exits, dock doors, exterior grounds, and gates.
•Monitoring of security systems and CCTV.
•Keeping records both written and electronic; writing reports when required.
•Customer service, assistance, and support.
•Receiving of incoming deliveries, logging, and inventory of items.
•Controlling and inspecting incoming and outgoing property.


Other responsibilities include:
•Responsibility for the inventory of stored equipment for various FORTRUST departments, and customers.
•Providing support for the Operations department in customer service; internal and external, shipping and receiving, general custodial and inventory functions as well as other duties and responsibilities assigned by the department.



•Working in a 7×24 environment, on-call and responding outside of normal business hours may be required
•Occasionally lift or move up to 75lbs. This may include handling various types of equipment, to include heavy single boxed items up to 75 lbs.
•Wearing uniform and gear as provided
•Must be able to obtain an unarmed merchant guard license
•Must have basic Microsoft Office skills, i.e. PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook
•Excellent communication and customer service skills
•Professional attitude and reliability
•Solid written and verbal communication skills
•Attention to detail
•A background check will be required


Educational/Qualification Requirements
•HS Diploma/GED

Work Experience Requirements
•Familiarity with access control and related security equipment
•1 to 2 years security or related experience

•Security, military, or law enforcement background a plus
•Knowledge of OSHA requirements