Security Guard

    Saratoga springs, NY
    Similar jobs pay $10.40 - $16.09

    Job Description

    Job Summary:

    The Role:
    Guard, patrol, and/or monitor the venue premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules. Will operate metal detector equipment for all guests, and employees at time of ingress.

    Job Functions:

    * Greet guests as they enter and leave the event.

    * Answer questions, resolve complaints, give directions.

    * Enforce venue policies and procedures.

    * Secure assigned post locations.

    * Report suspicious activity and violations of venue policy.

    * Check credentials to control access to designated areas.

    * Monitor crowd behavior and maintain/restore crowd control throughout venue.

    * Respond to guest conflicts and other incidents.

    * Complete incident reports when necessary.

    * Report unsafe conditions or other hazards.

    * Assist with evacuations and other crowd management duties.

    * Operate detecting devices to screen individuals and prevent passage of prohibited articles into venue.

    * Partner with fellow employees at the end of show to close the venue- this may include collecting recyclables from the lawn and/or reserved section, picking up and properly storing event equipment such as lawn chairs, barricade, Etc.

    * Warn persons of rule infractions or violations and apprehend or evict violators from premises.


    * Must be 18 years of age or older.

    * Able to pass a criminal background investigation.

    * Available to work nights and weekends (May-September).

    * Available for ALL Live Nation Events (30-40 events May-September).

    * Position requires standing for 6 or more hours and in outside weather conditions.

    * Must go through the New York State Security Guard Licensing process if not already in possession of a valid Guard Card.

    * Have a positive attitude and present a professional image.

    * A strong-sense of teamwork.

    Posting ID: 552789626Posted: 2020-05-21