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Senior Manager, Event Security

Department: Stadium Operations

Direct Supervisor: VP, Security

Status: Full-time


The Senior Manager, Event Security will provide direct support in developing, implementing, and managing all safety and security plans and programs for all Hard Rock Stadium events. This includes 24/7 facility security as well as event day safety and security. This position will work closely with security and operations colleagues, local law enforcement and contracted security agencies to ensure a safe environment for all staff and guests.


  • This is a full-time position based on site at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL.


  • Assist in the development and implementation of safety management plans, incident, and evacuation plans for the front office and Hard Rock Stadium. Ensure all full-time, part-time, and event day staff are knowledgeable of these plans and understand their roles in the execution of the plans.
  • Support the 24/7 facility security operation for Hard Rock Stadium. Provide direct support for security planning, implementation, and oversight for all events including (but not limited to) Miami Dolphins home games, the Miami Open, Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix, soccer matches, concerts, and corporate events.
  • Consult with the events department to develop and implement safety and security plans and corresponding event security staffing templates for every event at Hard Rock Stadium.
  • Works with the Director of Stadium Security to administer and manage a computerized incident and event reporting system (ISS – 24/7). Require and coordinate data input from security staff, contract security, and law enforcement.
  • Oversee the installation and maintenance of security camera system including to the back-end storage system as well as lense and camera dome cleaning for optimal camera viewing.
  • Oversee the ID access control system which includes access control devises and locking mechanisms as well as printing of employee ID cards to a distribution list approved by the VP of Security.
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security protection/access control of the building envelope and primary/secondary perimeters. Utilize 24/7 staff, security contractors, and security systems to achieve on event and non-event days.
  • Work collaboratively with public safety and local law enforcement groups for events at Hard Rock Stadium.
  • Build and maintain relationships with local, state, federal law enforcement, intelligence, and private sector counterparts.
  • Conduct training and briefings for audiences ranging from senior level members to front-line associates.
  • Represent the stadium security department in government and industry security working groups.
  • Ensure compliance with National Football League security mandates and protocols.
  • Identify potential or existing security risks to the overall organization, identify and implement resolutions.
  • Keep up to date on industry security best practices.


  • 5 to 7 years of experience in a stadium or public gathering security setting or law enforcement.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired.
  • Experience in special event security and public assembly venue security is highly desirable.
  • Strong management, administrative, supervisory, training, presentation, consultant, and facilitation skills.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Skilled in assessing security risks and needs.
  • Ability to obtain necessary clearances for review of sensitive material.
  • Superior knowledge of technical aspects of security systems (including IP Cameras, door access, fire systems, and human resource scheduling programs).
  • Ability to work a varied schedule to include evenings/nights, weekends, and holidays as necessary.

Featured Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance (including voluntary coverage for spouses and children)
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Ticket benefits for events including Miami Dolphins games, the Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix, and the Miami Open
  • Employee gym, subsidized lunch program, and discounts on a variety of products and services
  • 401k and NFL Club Employees Pension Plan
  • Paid time off (PTO) and company holidays

The Miami Dolphins, Hard Rock Stadium and South Florida Motorsports are proud to be Drug-Free Workplaces. Offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.

It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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Job Details
Date Posted
13 Sept 2023
🇺🇸 Miami Gardens, FL, USA
Full Time
Required Experience
5+ years