Full Time Job

Facility Security Manager


The Woodlands, TX 05-18-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Departmental Summary:

The Global Security & Safety department is responsible for ensuring the safety, security and well-being of all ESPN employees, guests and assets. In addition, the department provides security and safety services for all ESPN owned and leased facilities and ESPN remote events worldwide.

Position Summary:

The Facility Security Manager will lead a team of approximately 20 security officers, and will be a significant contributor to ensuring property and people protection and the safety at The Woodlands facility located in Montgomery County, Texas. This includes all matters related to facility access, emergency response, safety protocols and participation is supporting the business continuity plan. Our Facility Security Managers take pride in ensuring their team delivers professional and effective security services during their assignment, and will be pivotal in bridging security operations and Security Management. Our Facility Security Managers must reflect the company's high standards and image in their day to day responsibilities and interactions including compliance with ESPN Global Security appearance guidelines.

• Directly manages security operations and security shift supervisors in assigned locations
• Ensures the proper operation and maintenance of security systems and equipment, including control card access, surveillance, fire alarm, work orders, and dispatch
• Works with security consultant to assess effectiveness of the security function, and recommend upgrades, repairs, and system improvements
• Ensures that shift supervisors fully orient and train new employees
• Instructs shift supervisors on the implementation and  use of new/upgraded security systems
• Advises the Facilities Operations Department regarding the security implications of new construction projects
• Coordinates with fire, police, paramedic, and other emergency resources to ensure that effective operating procedures and relationships are in place
• Operates within a clearly defined structure of defined operating processes
• Decisions are subject to close review and are determined by reference to operating policy and procedures

• Minimum of 5 years' security and/or safety work experience in a large, multi-site, global corporate, institutional or governmental environment; with at least one (1) year in people management, managerial and policy making experience in the security/safety field
• Is an experienced manager with very good leadership skills
• Has working knowledge of police, fire, medical, and other emergency service provider procedures in responding to emergency incidents
• Has working knowledge in preparing operational budgets
• Has good subject matter knowledge with a working understanding of one recognized body of knowledge

Preferred Qualifications:
• Advanced education in Security / Criminal Justice / Safety or equivalent
• Certified Security Professional
• Prior Military, Law Enforcement and/or Corporate Security experience
• University campus security experience
• Has knowledge of security equipment, systems, procedures and standards

Required Education:
• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1jk8m-18-207-240-77-42 in your application.

Company Profile

ESPN, Inc. is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment entity featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities.