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Security Supervisor

posted September 26, 2019

Fairmont Washington DC, Georgetown
Washington, DC
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About This Job

Security Supervisor

The Security Supervisor works closely with the Director of Security to ensure the Hotel operates in compliance with all requirements of local and federal occupational health and safety legislations, including FRHI Standards.

Hotel Overview: 

If creating memories and being part of an exceptional guest experience appeals to you, perhaps you would be interested in joining the outstanding team of hospitality professionals at Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown. Located in Washington's fashionable West End, Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown surrounds you with comfort and luxury. The perfect hotel for either business or leisure travel, the Fairmont Washington offers spacious guestrooms and the brilliant colors of nature found in the hotel's central garden courtyard. 


Summary of Responsibilities: 

Reporting to the Director, Security, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service 
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environments throughout the Hotel as required by industry standards and in compliance with all applicable legislation.
  • Work with each department head in eliminating workplace hazards and strive to prevent workplace accidents through safe work practices and by reporting and correcting any potential hazards brought to your attention or you observe.  

  • Ensure all safety standards and procedures will be followed by all colleagues at all times.

  • Chairperson of the Health and Safety Committee.  Ensure the Committee will focus on the awareness and increasing communication about health, safety and wellness in the hotel while ensuring all of the components of the Company’s Health and Safety Program are in place.  Ensure workplace inspections are completed in every departments, results are followed up on.  Sponsor various awareness activities throughout the year.

  • Ensure the General and Department Specific Safety Awareness standards and procedures are met at every level by complying with all applicable legislation and FRHI Standards.

  • Implement a safety award and campaign to bring awareness throughout the Hotel.

  • Ensure the hotel’s Health and Safety program meets the annual audit against the standards in the Health and Safety manual and applicable legislation to ensure full compliance.



  • Previous Guest Service experience preferred 

  • Seeking candidate with High School Degree 
  • Additional education in law enforcement preferred 
  • 2-3 year of relevant experience required 
  • Must be able to speak, read, and write in English  
  • Must have basic math skills and be able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide 
  • Must have intermediate computer skills 
  • Must have high reasoning skills including the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations. And the ability to interpret a variety of instructions in either written, oral, diagram or schedule form 
  • Current CPR Certification and First Aid training preferred 
  • Must be a team player and able to work in a fast paced environment 
  • Must be detail oriented and have proven organizational skills

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to): 

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift   
  • Will frequently be required to use a computer, telephone, copier, fax, and radio 
  • Will frequently need to be able to stand, walk, sit, use hands and fingers, talk or hear, and twist upper body 
  • Will occasionally need to climb or balance, stoop or kneel, and squat 
  • Will frequently need to be able to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Will occasionally need to be able to lift up to 50 pounds 
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to work in outdoor weather conditions


  • Annual Vacation & Paid Holidays
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Health Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Life & AD/D Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance for dependents
  • Pet Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Plan through MassMutual
  • 50% Food & Beverage Discount
  • Annual Parties, i.e. Summer BBQ, Winter Gala, Children’s Party
  • Colleague Cafeteria
  • Community Involvement with Charities, Schools, Environment, etc.
  • Destinations Travel Program
  • Gym Memberships to one of the best gym’s in DC, Balance Gym
  • Educational Assistance
  • SmartBenefits through Washington Metro Transit
  • Discount on Shoes for Crews

Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in U.S.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!


At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!


About This Employer

Fairmont Washington DC, Georgetown

2401 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20037

(202) 429-2400

415 Room Hotel

Located in Washington’s fashionable West End and adjacent to historic Georgetown, the newly renovated Fairmont Washington, D.C. welcomes guests in capital style. With a sunlit urban courtyard that soothes the spirit, the Fairmont is the perfect hotel for business or leisure travel. Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown is known for its engaging service and stylish surroundings. A relaxing visit to our hotel's fitness center, indoor pool and serene courtyard also provide guests with an array of rejuvenating experiences. The finest meeting space, accommodations, and personal service will draw you back to our four-diamond, luxury Washington, D.C. hotel's accommodations time and again.

Reintroducing a D.C. Icon

Welcome to a city that’s perpetually changing, yet timeless in its grandeur and elegance. And nowhere in the nation’s capital reflects this duality quite like Fairmont Washington, D.C.,  Georgetown.  While you’re visiting, we invite you to experience our outstanding hospitality—and to enjoy our recent renovation, which has added a dazzling new ballroom and revitalized our lobby, bar and courtyard to embody the beauty of the region, from blossoming cherry trees to the striking grid pattern upon which D.C. is built. 

At the heart of our transformation is our new 2,990-square-foot (280-square-meter) Kennedy Ballroom, destined to become one of D.C.’s most sought-after venues for weddings, conferences and everything in between. Adjacent to our Grand Ballroom and bedecked in the latest audiovisual technology and elegant decor, the Kennedy Ballroom will turn any gathering of up to 300 guests into a night they’ll never forget. With over 30,000 square feet (2,800 square meters) of meeting and event space, we have the perfect setting for any function. For cocktail receptions and more casual events, our completely remodeled lobby and courtyard are perfect for mingling, networking or just unwinding after a successful event.