Leadership Development Specialist

in Wadsworth, TX

Leadership Development Specialist Job

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  • Job Location

    Wadsworth, TX 77483, US

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    Full Time

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    Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday

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    Afternoon, Morning

Allied Universal®, North America’s leading security and facility services company, provides rewarding careers that give you a sense of purpose. While working in a dynamic, diverse and inclusive workplace, you will be part of a team that fuels a culture that will reflect in our communities and customers we serve. We offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more for all full-time positions!

Allied Universal® is looking to hire a Leadership Development Specialist. The Leadership Development Specialist is responsible for cultivating and maintaining the leadership and professionalism of the RSS personnel at the client site. Duties include the analysis, planning, design, development, implementation, and evaluation of RSS leadership development programs established to improve site personnel performance. Program responsibilities include recruitment, development and evaluation of Security Officers, Supervisors, and RSS management staff and managing post-training assessments to identify impact on personnel and performance to identify training program areas needing improvement. Support New Hire training when needed. Additional duties include performance trending and ensuring corrective actions are systematically initiated, trended, analyzed, and resolved. Perform additional duties assigned by the Project Manager.


  • Professional development of nuclear security employees
  • Conduct evaluation and assessment of contract security personnel.
  • Conduct coaching, counseling, and mentoring of RSS personnel to provide career development and contribute to succession planning
  • Drive culture change to embed continuous improvement in human performance, safety, and accountability
  • Participate in decision making for promotion of contract security personnel.
  • Participate in recruitment efforts and make recommendations for selection and placement of personnel
  • Support new hire training class activities
  • Make managerial decisions regarding leadership development programs; design, development, implementation, and evaluation of RSS leadership development programs


  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must possess the ability to obtain and maintain all necessary state or federal licensing requirements
  • Must possess a minimum of three (3) years of supervisory or management experience in a nuclear or military setting
  • Knowledge of and experience with the Systematic Approach to Training (SAT)
  • Prior instructional experience
  • Experience in the implementation of training programs
  • Coaching and mentoring experience
  • Security Computer knowledge and experience
  • Strong working knowledge of Safety Conscious Work Environment (SCWE) principles
  • Public Speaking
  • Presenting to Executive Level both client and AUS
  • Effective oral and written communication
  • Planning and organizing
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications
  • Problem solving
  • Active listening
  • Encourage effective teamwork
  • Assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Synthesize facts, concepts, principles
  • Compile, sort, and interpret data
  • Research, investigate, compile information
  • Write informatively, clearly, and accurately
  • Coaching, mentoring, motivating
  • Setting and achieving goals
  • Teamwork
  • Attention to detail


  • Bachelor’s degree in Education/Training, Leadership Development, or Business Management
  • Possess knowledge of Code of Federal Regulation requirements, Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
  • Prior experience/training in Human Resources and/or employment law
  • Task Performance Evaluation and On the Job Training experience
  • Protective Strategy knowledge
  • Proven background of implementing cultural and process change across enterprise and/or organization in a service-oriented industry

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Who We Are

Men and women who have served in the military are an integral part of Allied Universal and we salute our veterans and extend gratitude for your service.

Military service members are often on the front lines, sacrificing everything to protect our freedom. And at Allied Universal, these unsung heroes help do their part to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses in every corner of our communities.

When they join our ranks, they bring with them leadership attributes, significant life experiences and military core values that are a perfect fit to be successful among a large security force, helping to make a difference in our communities.

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