Covenant Aviation Security has a potential opening for a Site Security Manager at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport . The filling of this position is contingent upon contract award. The position is responsible for directing and implementing all assigned functional security programs related to 49 CFR Part 1542 for airport security functions at this airport.
Duties: Define and oversee security operations including evaluating the programs supervised in terms of mission accomplishment and priorities. Plan and organize the most efficient use of resources to meet these requirements through development and analysis of employee work schedules. Perform the full-range of both administrative and technical supervision that includes: assigning work; assessing employee performance; making selections and promotions. Hear and resolve complaints from employees taking appropriate action. Developing budgets Deal directly with all levels of Security management, Airport Authority, law enforcement, labor relations, Federal and State regulatory agencies, airline-contracted personnel, and local government officials.
Bachelor’s degree in security or related field or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
Within the past five (5) years, must have experience managing a security or screening operation at a 49 CFR Part 1542 regulated airport or other federally-regulated facility where security guards were employed.
Must have aviation, law enforcement or security operations experience.
Professional knowledge of the aviation industry sufficient to provide direction to meet and exceed client expectations for implementing security operations.
Skills necessary to develop and implement staffing plans.
Proven ability in realizing balance sheet and bottom-line results for optimal profitability and market presence. Implements lean operational techniques to reduce cost, increase customer satisfaction, and enhance quality in service.
Strong oral and written interpersonal communications skills.
AAAE Airport Certified Employee (ACE) Security Certification at time of hire is highly desirable but required within six months of hire.
Available to work various shifts, weekends and holidays.
Internal Number: 864
About Covenant Aviation Security, LLC
Covenant Aviation Security, LLC (CAS) provides transportation security services to port and airport authorities, select airlines, and the federal government. Our services include: security screening of passenger and baggage, airport employees, and cargo; access control; patrol services; aircraft protection; and vehicle and personnel escort. CAS has Department of Homeland Security SAFETY Act Certificates of Designation for our SPP screening operation under contract with the TSA and for our cargo screening operations under our CCSF. CAS was named one of the Top 100 Department of Homeland Security Contractors.