The Supervisor, Ballpark Security - First Shift is primarily responsible for supervising and directing an assigned shift while developing, growing and leading Padres security officers. Provide a safe and secure experience for all who come to Petco Park while upholding the organizational core values to the highest degree possible.


  • Assigns, directs and trains staff regarding their post deployment while monitoring and evaluating work performance; rewarding and disciplining employees by initiating positive feedback or taking corrective actions and/or disciplinary procedures if necessary

  • Conduct daily shift briefings to ensure that assigned officers are prepared for their shift and receive all necessary training and information

  • Setting an example of proficiency and exemplary behavior for all officers on your shift

  • Participates in employee selection, hiring and onboarding process

  • Responsible for the overall scheduling of officers on the weekly schedule

  • Monitors and operates CCTV, access control, and fire alarm systems

  • Ensure security officers are trained to utilize ISS Incident Management Software for all department logs, reports, equipment inventory, preventative maintenance and shift pass on reports are accurately maintained

  • Conducts detailed internal investigations into incidents and provides detailed, objective reports for each shift or incident

  • Establishes, cultivates and maintains effective relationships with management, peers, outside agencies and subordinates

  • Attends necessary meetings to obtain event logistics and then inform reporting security officers of upcoming event logistics

  • Patrols all ballpark property as required, in a friendly and professional manner, while ensuring the security and safety of all employees, partners, and guests

  • Detects and resolves immediate safety and criminal issues

  • Responds to the scene of an incident and acts as an emergency first responder if required

  • Maintains absolute confidentiality on sensitive issues

  • Always follows established Ballpark Security Manual and procedures

  • Complete all other duties as assigned

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience in large public assembly facilities highly desirable. Courses in criminal justice or security training by recognized academy, school or organization desirable

  • Must possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines

  • Availability to consistently work First Shift from 5:00am until 1:30pm for five assigned working days ranging from Saturday through Sunday

  • Availability to work overtime shifts, including weekends and holidays, as needed.

  • Minimum physical requirements: able to travel to and gain access to various areas of the ballpark for prolonged periods of time during games and events; able to lift and transport up to 100 pounds; able to ride a bicycle for prolonged periods of time.

  • Fluently bilingual in English/Spanish a plus

  • Possess BSIS Security Guard certifications a plus

  • Previous Law Enforcement/Public Safety experience a plus

  • Possess high degree of discretion, integrity, professionalism, and accountability

  • Consistent, punctual and regular attendance

  • Professional image and demeanor

  • Strong ability to work with others in a collaborative, team environment

  • As a condition of employment, the job candidate(s) must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment background check and drug screening

The San Diego Padres are an Equal Opportunity Employer.