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Site Security Lead Saltillo

Date: Jan 12, 2023

Location: Garza Garcia, Coahuila, MX, 66210

Company: John Deere

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.


Title: Site Security Lead Saltillo 

Primary Location: Mexico (MX)  - Coahuila IJD Saltillo 

Function: Security 



John Deere is a foremost leader in the ag equipment business, and we continue to put a solid stamp on other industries. For over 150 years, the company’s portfolio of groundbreaking products has grown to include industries related to and outside of agriculture, including Turf, Construction and Forestry and Wind Technologies. The image of John Deere is no longer that of a signature green tractor meandering across a field; it’s been replaced with an image of acceleration, swift progress, and innovative leaping toward the company’s 200th year. The product line alone serves as proof with advances in machine performance, equipment automation, fleet management, and John Deere’s ongoing investment in emerging markets.


Note: All candidates should have their tax situation certificate (Constancia de Siituación Fiscal) up to date to be eligible for the hiring process.


Main Responsibilities

Develops processes and procedures for local use to ensure compliance to various laws. Manages daily activities of Plant Protection Officers to ensure protection of assets, materials, equipment, facilities, and people. Manages access control for all internal and external entities. May also have additional responsibilities in areas such as security and housekeeping.

What Skills You Need

  • Interprets local laws set by Homeland Security (such as Customs Trade Partnership Act against Terrorism) and develops processes and procedures to ensure compliance.  |  Provides administrative guidance, direction, and supervision to a staff of security personnel at a unit. This includes determining schedules, procedures, processes, and providing work direction.
  • Manages one or more of the following: house alarm system for key managers, janitorial services including contracts and consumables, and landscape maintenance contracts. May also provide safety kits or conducts security assessments.  |  Conducts facility security audits and makes enhancement recommendations to work site management for matters related to security equipment repairs, upgrades and installs, officer staffing requirements, changes in security processes and procedures, training needs, and officer performance issues.
  • Assigns and provides direction to security personnel responsible for specialty duties such as investigations, fire protection, training, emergency and Standard Operating Procedures preparation, fleet management, and mobile patrols.
  • Manages and conducts investigations related to security matters (robberies, intrusions, losses, etc.)  |  Manages security planning for international VIP visitors coming to Mexico (transportation, advance, escort, safe routes, risk assessment, etc) |  Directs and/or participates during crisis emergency or serious situations that require security planning, involvement, or intervention.  |  Develops and reviews various security reports related to security incidents, operating procedures, post orders, equipment inventory and inspections, training, and various projects.
  • Coordinates fire brigade and participates as a member.

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Effective writing skills, including grammatical usage, persuasive copy and style.
  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Knowledge about security systems and related technical information.
  • Knowledge of loss prevention strategies.
  • Knowledge about fire, security, life safety, and construction code information at the local, state, and national levels for various electronic systems.
  • Ability to develop clear concise written communication to various management levels throughout the enterprise
  • English language, written and conversational.


  • Bachelor degree or higher
  • Security certifications, licenses or degrees; desirable
Inclusive Leadership feed the Worlds
The World is counting on us to feed billions of people and build vital infrastructure in villages, towns, and megacities. We believe by strengthening the diversity of our workforce, we can give everyone their chance to leap forward. That´s why we celebrate diversity , champion equity, and promote inclusiveness so every employee can make the greatest impact as their true self.
At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement.


John Deere--a proven business leader-- watch your potential grow. 


This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.



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