Security Supervisor


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand.  We are seeking a highly motivated, passionate Security Supervisor to join our Security team at the STIHL Inc. corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA!  This individual will supervise security teams responsible for protecting the security and safety of property, personnel, and buildings, ensuring an exceptional guarding and security service is delivered.

STIHL offers competitive compensation and extensive benefits such as health insurance effective within one month of start, multiple bonus opportunities, relocation assistance, 401(k) with company match and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Supervises a team of security personnel.
  • Schedules security personnel to ensure 24 hours / 7 days per week coverage.
  • Inspects buildings and grounds to ensure protection from intruders, fire hazards, theft, and vandalism.
  • Develops emergency procedures, responds to incidents, and resolves problems or requests assistance of local authorities.
  • Escorts unruly or disruptive persons from the property or assists with stopping the disruption. Has authority for personnel actions and oversees most day-to-day operations of the group.
  • Monitors time and attendance records of security personnel.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Assumes additional related responsibilities as required.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 10+ years working in security or related field(s).
  • Knowledge in C-TPAT and Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ).
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach