Event Security Officer - Westchester County Arena
Job Title: Westchester County Arena - Event Security Guard
Company: BEST Crowd Management
Location: Westchester, NY
Pay: $21 / hr
Job Type: Part-time (Work home games for the Westchester Knicks)
Join the dedicated and professional team at BEST Crowd Management, a leading provider of crowd management and event security services. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on safety, BEST Crowd Management ensures the success of various events by providing top-notch security solutions. As an Event Security Officer, you will play a critical role in upholding our reputation by ensuring the safety and security of attendees, staff, and property.
* Make a positive impact by maintaining a visible and professional presence to the standards of the client as well as BEST.
* Patrolling assigned areas to deter unauthorized activities and ensure the safety of everyone present.
* Monitor access points, conduct bag checks, perform entry screenings, and remain vigilant to any suspicious parties or situations.
* Respond promptly and effectively to any security incidents or emergencies, including medical emergencies, disturbances, or unauthorized entry.
* Collaborate with event staff, law enforcement, and emergency services to coordinate security efforts and resolve any issues that arise.
* Provide exceptional customer service by assisting attendees, answering questions, and offering directions when needed.
* Report any security related occurrences or incidents to the appropriate supervisor, law enforcement, or medical personnel.
* Create and maintain documentation of any relevant activity performed or observed and submit this documentation to the leadership team.
* Uphold company policies, procedures, and guidelines to maintain a high standard of professionalism and security effectiveness.
* Be at least 18 years old (age requirements may vary depending on local regulations).
* Hold a high school diploma or equivalent (some college education is preferred).
* Previous experience in event security, law enforcement, or a related field is advantageous.
* Possess strong physical fitness and the ability to stand or walk for extended periods.
* Exhibit excellent observational and problem-solving skills.
* Demonstrate exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
* Work effectively in a team and collaborate with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
* Maintain flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays based on event schedules.
* Possess a valid security license or be willing to obtain one (if required by local regulations).
* Enjoy competitive pay based on your experience and qualifications.
* Take advantage of opportunities for career growth and advancement within the company.
* Enhance your skills and knowledge through training and development programs.
* Benefit from flexible scheduling options to accommodate your personal needs.
* Be part of a positive and supportive work environment that values diversity and inclusion.
Note: At BEST Crowd Management, we believe in equal opportunities for all applicants and employees.
We highly appreciate the contributions and perspectives that each individual brings to our team.