Event Security Officer (Part-time) with Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena in Atlanta, GA

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Facility Operations/Event Staff: Security
At the Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena, our team is changing the game and entertaining our fans in and out of the arena. As an organization, we rock a bold attitude that focuses on teamwork, authenticity, & innovation. The fans are our passion, and their positive experiences are what propel us to create awesomeness. We work hard and run fast, yet we take the time to appreciate the details in the work we do and celebrate our successes. At the end of the day, we are an entertaining group that strives to do things a little differently and stand out.
 The Atlanta Hawks Safety & Security Department is looking for sharp individuals to join our team! Team members can work Hawks basketball games, national conferences as well as sold out concerts and shows. If you are interested in working security for the most popular and exciting venue in Atlanta, please apply today!
 Qualified candidates will need to meet the following requirements: 
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills 
  • Must have great verbal and written skills 
  • Must have outgoing, personable, professional attitude 
  • Must be able to work in a team 
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check 
  • Must have High School Diploma or GED 
  • Must meet the physical requirements (walk/stand for extended periods of time & carry up to  25lbs) 
  • Must have reliable transportation 
  • Must be able to work at least 80% of events on a month to month base 
  • Provides excellent guest service to guest and employees by keeping a friendly and professional demeanor 
  • Conduct metal detector screening, and search all bags entering the arena 
  • Enforce and uphold integrity of Arena by following policies and procedures as outlined in Safety and Security Handbook 
  • Regulate and control access to restricted and secure areas 
  • Patrols and monitors all areas of the venue and identifies safety risks/violations, and able to resolve them 
  • Circulates among visitors, patrons, or employees to preserve order and proper egress flow 
  • Interacts effectively calmly with irritated or emotional guest and employees  
  • Prepare effective incident/accident reports, both verbally and written when appropriate 
  • Resolve escalated security situations, providing appropriate warnings if necessary 
  • Assist with directional and informational inquiries 
  • Perform a variety of duties often changing from one task to another of a different nature without the loss of efficiency or composure 
  • Other duties as assigned 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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