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Allied Universal Event Security Officer

at Allied Universal

Posted: 8/13/2019
Job Reference #: 321693
Keywords: security

Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-AL-Birmingham | US-AL-Birmingham
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Event Security
  • Overview

    We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. Allied Universal Event Services is nationally recognized as an industry leading crowd management, event staffing and consulting company. We provide experienced and trained professionals, managers and personnel, to every type of venue and event imaginable. Our team members service thousands of shows and events annually.

    The majority of our positions offer part-time and flexible schedules, which let you decide when you want to work! For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee assistance programs, company discounts, perks and more!

    Job Description

    This position is responsible for checking bags, enforcing access
    control and implementing policies and procedures for the safety of
    the guests and owners, while providing superior customer service
    for the best guest experience.

    ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Those duties necessary to meet the
    minimum requirements of the position. Other duties may be assigned:
    1. Assists in all aspects of event day preparation and execution.
    2. Allows appropriate entry into each venue, may collect and/or scan tickets, verify
    wristbands and badges, direct traffic coming in and out of the venue.
    3. Screens guests during entry via bag searching, hand wand or metal detector, and ID
    verification.
    4. Protects guests, staff, and venue ownership group assets by watching for security
    breaches at vital checkpoints.
    5. Responds quickly to potential crowd control issues and provides escorts for unruly
    guests when ejections are warranted.
    6. Demonstrates an understanding of the policies, procedures and regulations of
    different venues, facilities and events.
    7. Initiates a genuine, friendly and personal greetings to our guests as they arrive at your
    facility entrance, aisle, concourse area or other location and a sincere thanks as you
    complete your encounter with each guests.

    8. Provides guests with helpful directions and/or suggestions that will enhance their
    entertainment experience.
    9. Interactions with guests include a smile and use of a natural speaking voice, including
    natural inflection and a friendly tone.

    QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each
    essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills,
    and/or experience required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with
    disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • Be 18 years of age or older, high school diploma (or equivalent) required.
    • Be required to obtain a valid Guard License as required in the state for which you are
    applying.
    • As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background
    investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test and may be
    required to pass a Driver’s Record check.
    • Energetic and focused personality with a demonstrated ability to take initiative.
    • Professional, articulate and able to use good independent judgment and discretion.
    Must have proven ability to maintain correspondence, discussions and materials in
    strictest confidence. Must be able to work overtime as needed.
    • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills required. Ability to
    successfully interact at all levels of the organization, including with clients, while
    functioning as a team player required.
    PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use both
    hands, is frequently required to stand, sit, stoop, talk and hear (communicate verbally
    in person, and must be able to read, correspondence and report in English.
    • The employee must constantly walk, stand, and reach with both hands and arms. The
    employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. May be required to
    climb stairs on an intermittent basis at client sites.
    • Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read,
    interact with public and co-workers.
    • Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold,
    rain or heat.
    • Must be able to focus and multi-task in a busy environment, with the ability to
    successfully handle stressful situations in a calm and professional manner.

    Remain flexible to ever changing environments; adapt well to different situations.
    • Must be able to clearly speak, read and write English.

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. This is not
    intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Other duties and responsibilities may
    be assigned, with or without notice.

    Closing

    Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. With over 200,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information: www.AUS.com.

    We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

    Requisition ID

    2019-321693

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!