Leadership Solutions

Security Manager


Lamb Weston


Kennewick, Washington


About Us

Started in 1950 on a small farm in the Northwest region of the U.S., Lamb Weston has grown to be one of the world’s largest frozen potato companies, happily delivering the delicious goodness of fries to more than 100 countries. Lamb Weston has created inventive products and processes that are standards in the industry. When we look at a potato, we see possibilities.

Our people are a valuable and integral part of our business and play a vital role in our success as an organization. At Lamb Weston we offer the financial stability and career potential of a true industry leader.

Lamb Weston will offer you the opportunity to put your education and skills to work as part of a great team, contributing to the achievement of the organization’s goals and objectives. You will be challenged to take responsibility, drive results, show creativity, and display initiative - and you will be rewarded for your contributions and impact.

Let’s explore the possibilities together.

The Role

Responsible for the development and implementation of security programs, policies and procedures. Serves the executive leadership team as the subject matter expert on security threats and risks.

Key Accountabilities

Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements such as FSMA, CFATS, and C-TPAT. Conduct security assessments of Lamb Weston’s food processing facilities and manage security assessments and audits of third party warehouses and distribution centers. Mentor the facility security coordinators and provide training, direction and counsel where appropriate. Conduct initial and periodic training of facility security coordinators and others as necessary. Assist Lamb Weston facility security coordinators in conducting self-assessments of their facilities and in meeting the compliance requirements of third party auditors.

Oversee the utilization of security systems across the enterprise to include video surveillance, electronic access control, and intrusion detection. Manage vendor relationships with security systems integrators and contract security providers. Provide training where proprietary security officers are utilized. Design and develop security training and awareness programs for delivery at the site level.

Manage the travel security program and monitor of terrorist, criminal, or geo-political threats impacting the Company and employees. Manage the executive protection and event security programs.

Conduct investigations of theft, fraud, drug use, or other security related incidents as directed. Conduct investigations of non-compliance with Code of Business Ethics in collaboration with Legal and Human Resources.

Develop and maintain relationships with appropriate security consultants, investigative agencies and international and domestic law enforcement agencies to ensure the corporation has current information required to protect the corporation’s personnel and physical and intellectual assets.


Bachelor's degree in business, security management, criminal justice, or an area of study relevant to this position. At least ten years experience in a security role in the manufacturing sector, of which three to five years were in a management role. Experience in the food or agriculture sector preferred. Certified Protection Professional (CPP) or Physical Security Professional (PSP) certifications preferred. Position reports to the senior director of EHS&S.


Lamb Weston is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

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