Security Manager , Caribbean

Employer: Fairmont Southampton
Location: Caribbean (Bermuda-Southampton)

Closes:  04 January 2016
Ref: SHP01079

Hotel Overview: 
Reigning from Bermuda's highest point, over a majestic 100 acre estate, The Fairmont Southampton is located on the southern shore of Bermuda. The Fairmont Southampton has been the island's premier luxury resort since its opening in 1972 and is regarded as a leader in the hospitality industry on the island.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director, Loss Prevention & Safety, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Assigning and supervising the daily operations of the Department
Assisting with recruiting, training and developing team; includes performance evaluations
Assisting with maintaining and processing all 'hard key' requests from other departments, and managing the key files
Assisting with maintenance of alarms internal/external, and surveillance equipment, fire and life saving equipment and reporting defects immediately
Assisting with maintaining integrity of Lost and Found Items, and disposal of such items in accordance with the hotel's policy
Assisting with fire drills, and general evacuation procedures and the subsequent training in these disciplines; maintain equipment
Assisting with general maintenance and updating of all security files, radio distribution
Enforcing and following department policies, procedures and service standards as well as all Health and Safety policies
Enhancing job knowledge: participating in educational opportunities, reading related publications etc.

Other related duties

3 years related experience with a minimum of 1 year supervisory experience
Knowledge of alarm and fire systems, security and health and safety procedures and practices etc.
Valid driver’s licence (Heavy Truck)
Exceptional communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, teamwork, observation and problem solving skills
Proven guest service skills
Must be alert, accountable, reliable and flexible
Proficient with MS Office Suite of applications required

Visa Requirements: 
Only applicants who are Bermudian, a Spouse of Bermudian or hold a Permanent Resident's Certificate are eligible for this position.

About Us
At Fairmont Hotels & Resort we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That's why you'll find exceptional work opportunities - throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific - as well as industry - leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London's The Savoy, New York's The Plaza, and Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award - winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!