Security Officer

Part-time, Permanent, Temporary Position, Available on: 2023-03-27

The Hershey Entertainment Venues Safety & Security Department is a key asset to our sweet destination – ensuring that guests and employees are safe, secure, and free to enjoy our many entertainment offerings and events. Join our team and help us keep it sweet! Additionally, our Safety & Security Department offers year round job opportunities working within all areas of our Hershey Entertainment Complex locations: HersheyparkⓇ, ZooAmericaⓇ, HersheyparkⓇ Stadium, HersheyparkⓇ Arena, GIANT CenterSM and Hershey TheatreⓇ.

As part of the Security Team, you will be able to work a variety of events and work with great team members. We also offer flexible shifts to our Security Team Members! As a part-time Security Officer, you will be responsible for maintaining the safety and security of all guests, employees, and property of The Entertainment Complex. You will also be expected to provide our guests with exceptional customer service all while gaining knowledge specific to your job duties.

Job Functions:

Providing exemplary service to guests and team members
Complete general security tasks
Inspect bags to prevent the introduction of prohibited items into the venues
Monitor all vehicles and employees entering and exiting Hershey Entertainment properties and venues according to department and company standard, to ensure all are authorized
Check ID cards and control vehicle and pedestrian traffic flow
Consistently practice safe work habits including, but not limited to, use of personal protective equipment, lifting, and reporting of unsafe situations

Basic Qualifications:

Must be 18 years of age or older on the date of applying
Must be able to speak and read the English language
Must have reliable transportation to and from work for your scheduled shifts

Additional Qualifications:

Criminal justice/safety/security-related training and experience preferred
Must be able to work with large crowds in a fast-paced environment
Must work well with other employees and be able to interact well with our guests
Must be detailed oriented and have clear written and verbal communications skills
Must display a positive attitude, eagerness to learn, and professional image in compliance with the Hershey Entertainment & Resorts guidelines. Please note: The Security Department may be more stringent on the appearance guidelines due to business needs.
Must have the ability to safeguard confidential information
Must be able to successfully complete all legal, company, and department training requirements to include, but are not limited to, passing required tests and certifications within established timelines

Working Conditions:

Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays
Must be able to work in a combination of indoor and outdoor weather conditions. Employees are subject to a variety of weather conditions, including but not limited to: extreme heat, sun exposure, cold, and inclement weather.
Must be able to stand and walk unassisted for up to 8 hours
Physical requirements include minimal sitting and lifting a minimum of 50 pounds
*Candidates offered Security positions will be required to complete pre-employment drug testing.

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company: Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

100 Hersheypark Drive Hershey, PA 17033

Contact: Chase Fisher
(717) 534-3152