Director of Security

Job Locations US-NY-New York
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10 Hudson Yards


Hudson Yards is the largest private real estate development in the history of the United States and the largest development in New York City since Rockefeller Center. The site will include more than 18 million square feet of commercial and residential space, state-of-the-art office towers, more than 100 shops including New York’s first Neiman Marcus, and a collection of restaurants curated by Chef Thomas Keller. The urban development will include approximately 4,000 residences, The Shed, a new center for artistic invention, 14 acres of public open space, a 750-seat public school and an Equinox® branded luxury hotel with more than 200 rooms—all offering unparalleled amenities for residents, employees and guests. The development of Hudson Yards will create more than 23,000 construction jobs.

Hudson Yards is the fulfillment of a remarkable collaboration that includes a talented group of visionaries – planners, architects, engineers, designers, public servants, fashion icons, renowned chefs, business leaders, luminaries and more. They are working in partnership with New York’s development and transportation authorities, and with some of the world’s most iconic retail brands and leading companies – each of whom will call Hudson Yards home.

Strategically located between 10th and 12th avenues from West 30th to West 34th Street, Hudson Yards is the center of the metropolitan region with unsurpassed connections to commuter rail service, the subway system, the West Side Highway, the Lincoln Tunnel and ferries along the Hudson River. The extension of the No. 7 Subway line, opened in 2015, arrives at Hudson Yards’ front door. In the nexus of Chelsea and Midtown West, this dynamic neighborhood is next to chic art galleries, award winning restaurants, popular bars and nightlife venues, and highly respected international fashion and design. The neighborhoods surrounding Hudson Yards, including Chelsea, West Chelsea and Hell’s Kitchen are buzzing with chic art galleries, innovative restaurants and bars, and highly respected international fashion and design. City dwellers hungry for a taste of the outdoors now have a variety of green spaces to explore including the much-celebrated High Line, Hudson River Park and Hudson Park & Boulevard. With the new No. 7 Subway extension open as of fall 2015, getting to Hudson Yards will be fast and easy.


Ensure the safety and security of all employees, tenants, visitors, vendors, etc.


Key Responsibilities

  • In conjunction with the Hudson Yards Management Leadership, set security policy for the Hudson Yards campus
  • Assist in setting the training, hiring and supervising policies while reinforcing the Related Customer Experience
  • Oversee all Building, Asset Security Directors and evaluate performance making recommendations for improvement when necessary.
  • Oversee Post Orders, Emergency Action Plans, as well as Standard Operating procedures and Special Event checklists providing insight and recommendations as appropriate
  • Strategically assist in the security buildout of the Hudson Yards campus to include both on site OCC and off site Fusion Center operations
  • Liaison with Federal, State and City officials to assist in determining the appropriate threat level status for the campus
  • Meet with tenants and prospective tenants to address potential security risks impacting their operations as needed
  • Work in conjunction with Tenants and their security management to address the threats and needs of each individual tenant
  • Monitor performance of all subordinates to insure they are following proper protocols, consistent with the customer experience. Identify under-performers, looking for possible coaching or mentoring opportunities
  • Work to identify potential threats to operations by analyzing current/future planned procedures and develop measures to mitigate the threat
  • Any other tasks determined by the Director of Security, Hudson Yards and/or Executive Director


Key Role Skill Set


20+Years in Security/Law Enforcement related field required, prior law enforcement experience preferred.

Must have served in a supervisory/command position for 10+ years.



Education and Professional Qualifications


Bachelor’s Degree in related field required.




Related is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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