Vernon Downs Casino & Hotel Security Officer in Vernon, New York
Seasonal Security Officer
Responsible for properly executing security duties on assigned shift to adequately protect the life and property of customers, associates and the company's property.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
Provide excellent guest service to both internal and external guests.
Actively supports the company culture of creating a fun and entertaining experience for internal and external guests.
Generates necessary written reports regarding security-related incidents involving customers, Associates and/or the race track side of the facility.
Escorts and observes customers and Associates to ensure their safety and protection, identifies potential safety hazards and report same to the appropriate individual for proper resolution.
Becomes familiar with hazardous materials used on property, and all applicable laws, rules and regulations governing same.
Acts as a Dispatcher during emergency situations, and coordinates solutions to same, informs outside agencies of any unusual or suspicious situations on property.
Operates company vehicles as directed to do so.
Maintains a working knowledge of the Company's facilities, as well as special events on property in order to advise customers and fellow Associates of same, whenever possible.
Ensures safe transportation of company moneys, assists in the opening and closing of the harness race track.
Interacts with customers and Associates in a positive, professional manner.
Ensures a maximum level of customer service and satisfaction throughout the property is achieved and maintained.
Facilitates the flow of information by attending regularly scheduled departmental meetings.
Maintains a series of non-critical keys, accessing locked areas as necessary.
Provides necessary security in the back stretch, barn, grandstand and paddock areas of the facility.
Assists with special events such as concerts, special race events, trade shows, which are held on the race track side of the facility.
Responsible for maintaining a consistent, regular attendance record.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma or GED required.
Vernon Downs offers a comprehensive benefit package, which includes, Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, a 401K plan, company paid life and short/long term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, associate discounts, a great working environment and much more!!
Located in the heart of Central New York's rolling hills and overlooking historic Vernon Downs Racetrack, Vernon Downs Casino & Hotel is your home-away-from-home for a uniquely fun and exciting getaway! Our spacious guestrooms and suites are steps from Vernon Downs Casino and Live Racing for nonstop action and live entertainment. There's something for everyone - from an indoor pool for relaxing and great food at our family-friendly restaurants, to conference rooms and banquet facilities for all your special event needs. Experience our relaxing location, comfortable accommodations, helpful staff, amenities, exciting casino and harness race track...it's all here at Vernon Downs Casino & Hotel!
This company is an equal opportunity employer, and selects individual best matched for the job based upon job-related qualification regardless of race, religion, color, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.
Job Type: Full time
High school or equivalent (Required)
NYS Security Guard (Required)
Interested candidates may apply online at https://www.vernondowns.com/about-us/careers/