Vista Outdoor Part Time Security Officer in Lewiston, Idaho

Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Responsibilities and Qualifications


  • This is a part time position working 24 hours per week.

  • The shift is weekend swing working Saturday and Sunday nights from 5:00pm to 5:00am.

  • Make foot and/or vehicle-assisted rounds. Perform fire watch during rounds.

  • Watch for theft. Look for vandals and vandalism.

  • Check for illegal entry. Logs all activity in daily logbook, such as items that are not routine.

  • Follow Standard Works for Security Guard.

  • Report leaking pipes. Report mechanical faults of machinery and equipment.

  • Check doors and windows that are supposed to be closed and locked. Check gates to ensure they are closed and/or locked if appropriate.

  • Investigate vehicle/traffic accidents.

  • Check badges of employees accessing plant. Conduct random searches of vehicles and employees entering and exiting the plant.

  • Warns violators and documents any infractions such as loitering, trespassing, smoking in restricted areas, and carrying forbidden articles.

  • Make periodic patrol of parking lots, either on foot or by driving vehicle. Issue parking violations and watch for suspicious activity.

  • Assist in handling workplace violence scenarios. Escort employees and others off plant.

  • Use fire extinguisher to put out small, incipient-type fires.


  • High school or GED equivalent.

  • Good communication skills, both written and oral.

  • Must possess basic mathematics skills.

  • Must be able to work under stressful conditions.

  • Must be trained in threat response within 90 days of employment.

  • Must be certified in First Aid/CPR within 6 months of hire.

  • Must be certified in fire extinguisher use within 90 days of employment.

  • Must certify as 8-hour HAZMAT responder within six months of employment.

  • Must be able to work alone with minimal supervision.

  • Must have valid driver’s license without restrictions.

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here:

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to . Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Vista Outdoor will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.