$27.76-$41.52 Hourly / $4,811.73-$7,196.80 Monthly / $57,740.80-$86,361.60 Yearly
Plans, coordinates and oversees the operational effectiveness, security and safety for all client and contractor production use of the upper loading dock, lower loading dock, Exposition Halls, Front Driveway and other production areas of the Center’s main facility and campus.
Inspects work of contract event personnel to ensure that all Convention Center operational, security and safety policies and procedures are adhered to and that work is performed in accordance with safety, security, efficiency and quality standards.
Inspects and enforces security and safety practices for designated contractor personnel operating on the campus during special events.
Communicates and coordinates extensively with other City personnel to include local law enforcement, first responders, special event clients and third-party contractors on event set-up and break-down as well as on all other important issues concerning the operation of special events.
Develops specifications for projects to improve special event operations, reduce the cost of operating expenses and increase efficiencies and improve overall security and safety standards.
Conducts investigations of accidents and other security and safety incidents and prepares oral and written reports and other correspondence as directed.
Assist with developing and implementing Security and Emergency Management Policy and Procedures.
Support the implementation of emergency preparedness protocols throughout the organization as directed.
Conducts training of security and safety procedures, practices, and programs. To include conducting training and annual exercises that include but not limited to Emergency Evacuations, Active Shooter, Shelter in Place, Fire Alarm Systems test and Human Trafficking. Identifies and resolves security and safety related problems/issues.
Assist as liaison with public law enforcement, first responder and other agencies as it relates to security and safety response.
A proactive security specialist who is willing and able to perform physical duties on the job and has a quick response in times of crisis or emergencies.
Assist with conducting threat or vulnerability analysis to determine probable frequency of criticality, consequence or severity of natural or man-made disasters or criminal activity affecting the Tampa Convention Center
Extensive knowledge of: CCTV, access control, monitoring system and security practices, as well as security and safety report.
Working knowledge of: the operation of a municipal convention center, including the methods, practices, procedures, equipment and materials used in special events; bag and weapon checks and the use of magnetometers; principles and practices of security management and event logistics; security procedures and responsibilities; occupational hazards and safety precautions and mitigation procedures as well as applicable codes and regulations, rules and regulation of city, county and state entities regarding operations related to all aspects of special event production.
Ability to: coordinate and oversee the work of a large staff of technical and unskilled temporary contractor security labor forces in a manner that promotes the best interests of the Center; establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, contractors and service providers, convention center clients and the general public; to communicate security and safety plans effectively both orally and in writing; maintain records and prepare reports; handle crisis situations; interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner.