Apr 13, 2016

Security Operations Manager

Employer: Fairmont Dubai
Location: United Arab Emirates - Dubai
Ref: DBI01944

Security Operations Manager Fairmont Dubai must provide a safe working environment for all Colleagues and it is then the Colleague responsibility to provide safety and security for all Guests. The Security department in turn is responsible to educate, inform and provide training to all Colleagues of Fairmont Dubai, so they can attain the necessary lifesaving skills in Fire Fighting, Emergency and Evacuation. The Security Operations Manager is responsible for providing a visual security presence to ensure that all Guests, Visitors and Colleagues will have a safe and pleasant experience while inside the Fairmont Dubai property.

Hotel Overview: A unique blend of contemporary design and urban chic, Fairmont Dubai is an icon in the business heart of the city. Just minutes from Dubai's key attractions, our hotel is linked to the Dubai International Convention Centre. Ten contemporary dining experiences intrigue the palate, our signature Spa and health facilities offer a wealth of amenities, including two terrace sundecks complemented by handcrafted mosaic swimming pools. Fairmont Dubai brings together luxurious surroundings and modern amenities with renowned Fairmont service 

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director, Security, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following
Implement, develop and continue all training on Fire/ Evacuation Response Plans including practical fire fighting at Fairmont Dubai and Colleague Village.
Implement, develop and continue all training on Outside Threat Response Plans.
Police all security procedures and policies regarding the nightclub and all outlets.
Provide and educate all security officers on training programs.
Thoroughly know all Response Plans and Crisis Management Plans
Maintain all Standard Operating and Local Standard Operating Procedures as related to the Security Department.
Impart Fairmont policies and procedures on all Security Officers.
Impart the “Code of Ethics” on all security officers.
Participate in training sessions as provided by Fairmont Dubai Human Resources Department.
Participate in all Occupation Health and Safety (O.H.S.) meetings and be a permanent member of the O.H.S. Team.
Contribute to improvement and development of the Security Department with written recommendations submitted to the Director of Security.
Liaise with Government authorities and be familiar with all regulations.
Control all security shifts professionally and responsibly.

Preferably with 5 - 6 years experience in the UAE or Middle east as Security Manager in a 5 Star Hotel
5 years minimum in Facility/Workplace security
Good Knowledge with Computers/Windows/ Microsoft Applications.
Diploma/ Certification in Security programs or Law Enforcement etc.
Fire safety certification
First aid certification
Able to adapt to a multi-national environment
Occupational Health and Safety certification preferred
Arabic speaker is an asset

Visa Requirements: Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Dubai. We will assist successful applicants with the visa process and provide flights and accommodation.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you're launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit www.fairmontcareers.com to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!


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! 

Closing Date : Ongoing 

Job Number: DBI01944

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