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Security Officer

Datum: 26-mrt-2021

Plaats: Amsterdam, NL

Bedrijf: XPO Logistics

Working as a Security Officer at XPO Logistics - Amsterdam

Our customer is one of the top 5 High Tech companies worldwide and one of the top 2 customers for XPO worldwide. It specializes in internet-related services and products, which include data centers, cloud computing, software, and hardware. Together with our customer we strive to make this a world class leading logistics operation.


Job Summary & Scope:  

Security is a top priority for our customer, as you would expect for one of the largest data center and cloud computing companies worldwide. As Security Officer, you will be responsible for maintaining a secure working environment in our large central storage and logistics facilities. High tech and high risk go hand in hand, your knowledge and actions will be critical for the protection of our customer’s assets, our operations and XPO in general. You will be reporting to the Regional (EMEA) Security Manager who is also fully dedicated on this account.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Support day to day Operational activities related to security
  • Recognition of defects and / or unsafe situations, intervene when it`s unsafe, report unsafe situations by internal and external parties
  • Assisting third party Security companies which are hired by XPO to to carry out security work and surveillance in the warehouse or general areas
  • Accommodate facility work or maintenance of the common areas on the premises of the organization, so that the common areas and Warehouses are secured, safe and workable at all times
  • Ensure that our teams follow detailed and defined security instructions, in line with our customer’s high security standards
  • Assist in customer inquiries and root cause analysis of incidents
  • Track and input security reports from all sites into reporting database
  • Follow up with sites to ensure they are reporting all actual activity on security and safety
  • Organize meetings with the Security company to roll out new procedures and instructions
  • Update and maintain all standard procedures on the sites
  • Participate in Lean Program at the facilities


What are you bringing:

  • You have at least MBO (post-secondary college) level of work and thinking, where necessary additional relevant diplomas and certificates in security 
  • You have at least three years of experience in a similar position 
  • You have good communication skills at multiple levels in English (Dutch language is a nice to have)
  • You have an enthusiastic and flexible attitude and you have a self-starting ability


What do we offer you:

  • A competitive salary, laptop and smartphone 
  • A position with a lot of responsibility, where you face new challenges every day
  • A team of enthusiastic colleagues who will always work with you for the best result

We offer a challenging position in a global organization and its international environment. We will provide you with trainings to make sure you have the full understanding of our client’s portfolio. In addition, we offer good working conditions, a competitive salary package and great career- and personal development opportunities which will develop your talents.


Working at XPO Logistics means working in a dynamic and international organization. A fascinating environment where there is a lot of room for personal input and development. Employees at XPO Logistics are in charge of their own success. Whatever your role at XPO Logistics, every day you face new challenges, enabling you to develop optimally. We support you in your development, so that you can contribute to the entrepreneurship of our organization.
Want to know more about XPO Logistics? Watch the video below or visit our website
In short, this is the next place you want to work
For more information you can contact Ronald Dankers (Corporate Recruiter), he can be reached by telephone number +31 6 1125 4017 or
Apply via the button and leave your recent CV + cover letter.


Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.


XPO is een toonaangevende leverancier van geavanceerde supply chain-oplossingen voor de meest succesvolle bedrijven ter wereld. Wij helpen onze klanten hun goederen zo efficiënt mogelijk te beheren met behulp van onze technologie en diensten. Onze grootste kracht is ons wereldwijde team - energieke, innovatieve medewerkers van alle ervaringsniveaus en talenten die XPO een geweldige plek maken om te werken.


Klanttevredenheid, persoonlijke groei van medewerkers en duurzaamheid staan centraal binnen de bedrijfsfilosofie van XPO Logistics. Vandaag de dag behoort deze ambitieuze onderneming tot de top 3 van Nederlands grootste logistiek dienstverleners.                                                                        

Banensegment: Corporate Security, Security Guard, Security Officer, Supply, Security, Operations