Distribution Center Security

North Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States Full-time


The Distribution Center Security Associate is responsible for protecting company assets while preventing shrink from the Distribution Center. Candidates must be able to perform assigned tasks at various posts including but not limited to: truck lot posts, mobile response, central station, and associate entrances.


  • Control access and ensure integrity of shipments to and from the secure truck yard
  • Document safety and security accidents and incidents
  • Act as a central contact and control for all asset protection, safety, and security concerns
  • Ensure compliance of company policies and procedures

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.


  • 1-3 years experience in a related setting (asset protection, security of DC, or retail experience)
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish, preferred)
  • Proficient in Google platform (i.e. slides, docs, drive, sheets, sites)
  • Must obtain a valid driver’s license and a good driving record


  • Communicator: You possess strong communication skills and enjoy working with customers and coworkers.
  • Team Oriented: You are capable of embracing the ideas of others (even if they conflict with your own) for the sake of the company and client.
  • Self-motivated: You can work with a minimum of supervision and be capable of strategically prioritizing multiple tasks in a proactive manner.
  • Passionate: You must be passionate about online collaboration and ensuring our clients are successful; we love seeing hunger and ambition.


  • The warehouse environment is characterized by temperature extremes, noise, movement of conveyors and equipment, and other conditions associated with the operation of a high volume distribution center.
  • Lifting and moving material up to 50 pounds each
  • Bending, lifting, stretching, and reaching both below the waist and above the head
  • Frequent walking in the building and around area
  • Standing and walking for up to 10-12 hours a day
  • Ascending and descending ladders, stairs, and gangways safely and without limitation

Ocean State Job Lot offers a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance - If eligible
  • Profit Participation  
  • Service Awards
  • 401K plan - When eligible
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Personal, and Sick)
  • Store 20% discount


This job description does not list all the duties of the job.  You may be asked by supervisors or managers to perform other job duties and tasks, some of which may be essential to the position.  Management has the right to revise this job description at any time.  The job description is not a contract, either express or implied.  You are an at-will employee, meaning either you or the Company may terminate your employment at any time, with or without notice.