ACTS-Aviation Security Services has a potential opening for a Security Manager. 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 an airport in the United States. Duties include: 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 at a 49 CFR Part 1542 regulated airport managing a security or screening operation.
Must have a valid State of Illinois private contractor security license
Must have aviation, law enforcement or contract 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.
About ACTS-Aviation Security
ACTS, an ICTS Europe company, is an innovative provider of aviation security services which offers uncompromising value and results to our customers. Established in 2001, ACTS has grown to become one of the leading providers of security solutions to the US aviation market.