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Title:  US/LATAM Security Lead, Global Sec Ops

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Job Title:  US/LATAM Security lead, Global Security Operations

CommScope is recruiting for a regional security lead to join the Global Security Operations team and align Physical security operations with the needs of a growing company.  This position will report into the Global Security Director.  This position with be in the US/LATAM region.

 

Ideal candidate can be located in Reynosa, Ciudad Juarez or Tijuana

 

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The regional security lead oversees the physical security operations to include visionary planning, vendor/integrator selection and management, coordination/consultation with IT, installation, contract agencies, investigations and daily security operations supporting 50+ sites within the EMEA region.

JOB BRIEF:

We are looking for a competent US/LATAM REGIONAL SECURITY LEAD to organize and oversee all physical security operations of our company locations in the US/LATAM region.  Security personal and contractors in the security field will be under your command while you implement policies and procedures to maintain security Standards.

As Regional Security Lead, you will have to demonstrate excellent, physical security knowledge and emergency response skills.  You will need a strong commitment to security rules and knowledge of a hazards and threats to safety.  You will also need to exhibit leadership skills.

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Lead all Physical Security operations in US/LATAM region; Project management (systems installation and management), Guard service performance and post orders, enforce all policies and procedures.
  • Understand all sites within region their operational activity to best inform the management of what security would be required.
  • Inform Director of Global security updates of all activity within Region.
  • Maintain and manage budgets for security operations within region.
  • Travel within Region to support sites when requested onsite support.
  • Ability to Audit site’s for security operations and establish best practices.
  • Manage all guard services either inhouse or contract service giving direction on responsibilities.
  • Knowledge of CCTV and Access systems.
  • Access Badge management.

RESPONSIBILITES AND DUTIES:

  • Implement security policies, protocols and procedures.
  • Control budgets for security operations and monitor expenses.
  • Recruit security officers and guards.
  • Attend meetings with other managers to determine operational needs.
  • Plan and coordinate security operations for specific events.
  • Review reports on incidents and breaches.
  • Investigate and resolve issues.
  • Create reports for management on security status.
  • Analyze data to form proposals for improvements.
  • Build relationships with local law enforcement and landlords or facilities teams to support security initiatives.
  • Build a partnership with internal stakeholders to enable their work and to maintain a secure working environment.
  • Manage incidents ensuring swift resolution, minimal disruption and identifying lessons to continually improve responses.
  • Manage and maintain security systems (CCTV and ACCESS systems)
  • Responsibilities for badging centers and lead them to support sites.
  • Reinventing the company image.
  • Achieving goals.
  • Lead installations of security systems for new installations of systems.
  • Travel as required to meet business requirements.
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
  • Experience and expertise with risk assessments & mitigation, threat management, investigations & loss prevention, security technology integration, measurement & analytics, security-related policy development, budgeting, contract. Vendor negotiation and leadership.

Desired Core Values

  • Self-starter, Leader
  • Excellent communicator
  • Unwavering Commitment to Integrity
  • Commitment to Continues Improvement
  • Team Player
  • Commitment to Resilience and Hard work
  • Takes ownership
  • Brings Passion and High-Energy
  • Practices Customer Service to Internal and External Customers.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2+ years of experience in security leadership
  • Interpersonal and Customer service experience
  • Planning, Organizational, and motivational experience
  • Knowledge of Physical Security best practices.
  • Ability to utilize Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • High School diploma, Further education in security administration or similar field will be an asset.

PREFFERED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Security, Criminal Justice or related Fields
  • Experience in Law Enforcement, Military, Corporate Security
  • Prior experience with a security organization
  • Ability to speak English, Spanish and possible Portugese

 

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.

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