Valencia College — Security Director

**If this position sounds inspiring, please complete an online application by visiting: ** 

Join Our Team!
Valencia College is now hiring a full time Security Director to join the Campus Security Services team at the East campus. 

In this role, the Security Director manages a staff of security supervisors, officers, staff assistants and clerks. They are primarily responsible for ensuring overall safety of their areas of responsibility and for all security matters to include proactive patrolling, and protecting Valencia College assets against crimes, fire, man-made and natural disasters to ensure the safety of all students, faculty, staff and visitors (all defined as members). Customer service is a priority to maintain professional relationships with all members within the scope of Valencia. 

Join one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. There are plenty of places to find employment, but at Valencia College, you’ll find fulfillment. 

The ideal candidate will have: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution [Required] 
  • Criminal justice or a related field of study or related field [Required] 
  • Significant and progressively responsible command management experience in the field of corrections, military, law enforcement, or related field [Required]
  • Security or related training certificate that meets or exceeds security requirements under Florida Statute 493-5203 (Class D) [Required] 
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License [Required] 
  • Multi-site supervisory experience [Preferred] 
  • Experience with electronic security and surveillance systems to include CCTV, proximity readers, biometrics, and industry trends [Preferred] 
  • Certificates in NIMS and ICS to include: 100, 200, 300, 400 and COOP 547, 548 and HSEEP [Preferred] 
  • Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse employee and student populations AND a demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion

Please click here for a complete job description.

If this opportunity sounds inspiring, please complete and submit an online application along with a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position.

Valencia’s Total Rewards package for the Director, Security position features: 

  • Free medical, dental benefits and paid life insurance premiums 
  • Generous paid time off – (first year up to 5 weeks of vacation time), sick leave, personal days, and other holidays
  • Florida Retirement System (FRS) membership 
  • YMCA membership benefits 
  • Educational and Professional development opportunities for you and your dependents and so much more….

Moreover, we believe you will appreciate the commitment to work-life balance plus the inspiring, motivating, and teamwork-oriented environment that we enjoy every day. 

Department: Campus Security Services

Location: FL Based – Orlando, FL 32825 – East campus

Salary: $54,881 to $66,543 per year 

Closing Date: Sunday, October 17, 2021, at 11:59pm EST 

Equal Employment Opportunity
Valencia College is an equal opportunity institution. We provide equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all.