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Security Manager

Logistics
The following sections provide information on this position:







Security Manager - General

The Security Manager - is responsible for providing safeguards needed to protect personnel and property from loss or damage.



Security Manager - Specific Responsibilities

The major responsibilities of the Security Manager are:

  • Review Common Responsibilities.

  • Establish contacts with local law enforcement agencies, as required.

  • Contact the Resource Use Specialist for crews or Agency Representatives to discuss any special custodial requirements that may affect operations.

  • Request required personnel support to accomplish work assignments.

  • Ensure that support personnel are qualified to manage security problems.

  • Develop Security Plan for incident facilities.

  • Adjust Security Plan for personnel and equipment changes and releases.

  • Coordinate security activities with appropriate incident personnel.

  • Keep the peace, prevent assaults, and settle disputes through coordination with Agency Representatives.

  •  Prevent theft of all government and personal property.

  • Document all complaints and suspicious occurrences.

  • Maintain Unit/Activity Log (ICS Form 214, 5 KB PDF*).


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