Security Manager

Green Thumb Industries

Homestead, FL, USA

Full time

Sep 13

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The Role

The Security Manager provides oversight and coordination ensuring the implementation of GTI security procedures and operational plans. The Security Manager will work closely with the General Manager of the facility and be a resource for the staff on regulatory compliance relating to security and ensure the safety and security of the facility and the protection of company employees and assets. The Security Manager shall be responsible for monitoring the site grounds, facility, visitors, vendors and staff. The Security Manager is additionally responsible for operation and monitoring of the sites video surveillance system, access control system and perimeter security system ensuring its functionality and compliance. The Security Manager’s main functions in this role is to ensure and coordinate compliance in security and general compliance by having an in-depth working knowledge and understanding of all regulations, GTI SOP and the state’s medical marijuana program. The Security Manager will own the security aspects of cultivation security daily operations, scheduling of security personnel, security plans, procedures, and policy as well as coordinate and oversee all daily security operations for the facility.


Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness

Possess an in-depth understanding of the regulations and laws as it pertains to the Medical Marijuana program including wholesale cultivation operational regulations as well as Dispensary operational regulations

Ensure the GTI Security Prime Directives, Protection of Personnel, Protection of GTI Operational Permits and Licenses are Protection of company assets and property are protected

Ensure the complete and strict adherence to state regulatory requirements, and compliance and implementation of GTI operational security plan, and SOP

Establish pertinent SOP, or update existing SOP and procedures for security operations at both wholesale cultivation and dispensary locations pertaining to security

Train security personnel and staff on regulatory and operational compliance

Possess complete working knowledge and understanding of the operation of the internal security system including camera system, access controls, and perimeter security alarm system

Supervise all security personnel staff assigned to the wholesale cultivation operation

Establish and maintain a security personnel scheduling to provide coverage of all operational and regulatory mandated hours

Participate in or ensure security personnel are opening and closing the facility on a daily basis and providing 24hour coverage to ensure compliance with State Regulation

Participate or ensure security personnel are providing continuous monitoring of camera system to ensure safety of employees and company assets as well as prevent product diversion or theft

Supervise security team Security Specialists to ensure all relevant security operations and tasks are being conducted

Possess an in-depth understanding of the state regulations and all GTI operational plans and SOP’s

Work in conjunction with the General Manager of the facility as it relates to all security, SOP and regulatory compliance

Fluent in all aspects of security for the building including: State regulatory security regulations, SOP, set up and oversight of security systems, Access controls and badging process (background check, finger printing)

Develop internal controls and policies designed to ensure that all compliance needs are met from a security and safety perspective for wholesale operations

Work closely reporting to GTI Director of Corporate Security on security operations, creating and updating SOPs for facility: maintenance, safety, deliveries, daily logs, checklists, medical waste compliance other responsibilities, as needed or necessary, and all other compliance needs

Establish and ensure access control parameters for visitors and employees at both wholesale and dispensary facilities are implemented and followed


Military, law-enforcement or security background strongly preferred

Bachelor’s or associate degree in Criminal Justice, Public Administration, or related subjects preferred

Training in firefighting, first aid or lifesaving drills

Recommended but not required ACT 235 Certification, Class G firearms license or willingness to acquire a certification prior to hire or shortly after

Recommended but not required, certification or training in Senior Security Management, Supervisory training, or like credentials

Unarmed self defense

Conflict resolution, de-escalation and redirection communication skill

Use of Force matrix

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness

Adapts and thrives in a demanding, fast-paced environment

Possesses a high level of critical thinking

Operates with a high level of professionalism and integrity, including dealing with confidential information

Must understand and comply with the rules, regulations, policies, and procedures of Green Thumb

Must have a solid understanding of the Cannabis laws, rules and regulations and passion to further their understanding and knowledge of the industry and the laws.

Working Conditions

Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

Occasional lifting and carrying up to 30 lbs

Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

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