Royal Caribbean Group

Deputy Security Officer

Royal Caribbean Group
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Security Officer
August 29, 2023

The Deputy Security Officer reports to the Security Officer and is responsible for implementing the Ship's Security Plan, and policies as stated in the Security Manual of SQM and the Guest Conduct Policy. The Deputy Security Officer must develop and implement procedures to ensure security obligations and apolicy are fulfilled; and is expected to contribute to the Global Security Department’s continuousimprovement efforts.

Hiring Requirements

  • A Deputy Security Officer is expected to be a highly skilled manager with security experience and a demonstrated understanding of how to successfully direct a dynamic security operation in a leisureenvironment. The Deputy Security Officer should possess excellent leadership ability, organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Candidates are required to have five (5)years experience in at least one of the following areas; Army/Maritime/Aviation/Police or Hotel Security environment with the ability to function in amulticultural environment. The Deputy Security Officer should have education/experience in counterterrorism and physical security which includes:
  1. Access control including anti-terrorist countermeasures, security screening methods andequipment operation (x-ray, metal detector, explosives/narcotics detection)
  2. Interpersonal skills that include strong communication and conflict resolution abilities
  3. Incident command, including first responder, scene and evidence preservation,investigation, interview and documentation
  4. Appropriate enforcement skills, including appropriate detention and physical search procedures
  5. Procedural knowledge, including familiarity with security-related civil and criminal law.
  • The Deputy Security Officer is also expected to demonstrate a high level of skill in protecting assets; crisis and emergency management, planning and response; contingency planning and the capability to organize investigations.
  • Managerial and organizational skills combined with literacy and knowledge of computers is very important for this position.
  • The Deputy Security Officer is expected to follow RCL policies that require the immediatenotification of the CSO and Miami personnel of all situations which have caused or may cause alessening of port security; inasmuch as any lessening of port security could impact future port callsby other RCL ships and ships of other cruise lines.
  • The Deputy Security Officer must maintain a thorough understanding of the ISPS code,Security Manual of SQM, his Ship’s Security Plan and Port Facility Security Plans at his ports of call.


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Royal Caribbean Group

Royal Caribbean Group

Royal Caribbean Group (NYSE: RCL) is a cruise vacation company comprised of three award-winning global brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, and Silversea Cruises. Royal Caribbean Group is also a 50% owner of a joint venture that includes TUI Cruises and Hapag-Lloyd Cruises. Together, our brands operate a global fleet of 60 ships traveling to more than 800 destinations worldwide.

We’re proud of the way our team members from different cultural backgrounds, ages, races, religions, education levels, sexual orientation, genders, and disabilities come together to create the incredible vacation experiences we’re known for. We believe that the diversity of our employees plays a major role in our success.

We are proud of our entrepreneurial spirit, the force that drives us to innovate. It’s that state of mind that helps us see opportunity where others see only risk.

Come join our RCG family and journey with us!

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