Overnight Security Officer - Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown - Atlanta, GA

    • Job Tracking ID: 512688-609639
    • Job Location: Atlanta, GA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: February 21, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • Hotel: Crowne Plaza Atlanta Midtown
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Job Description:

Position Purpose:
Performs protective and enforcement functions in a curteous and restrained manner in coping with emergencies, undesired conduct, distrubances and threats to life and property to maintain a safe and secure environment.

Essential Functions:


  • Spend majority of shift on foot patrol, walking, climbing stairs of the interior and perimeter of the hotel to observe and identify potential security and safety risks or undesirable conditions. Requires verbal communication using paper and two-way radio, bending, stooping and kneeling as in performing CPR.


  • Maintain order in the hotel, dealing with the welfare of guests, e.g. assisting with door lock problems: coordinate, expedient response to emergency conditions such as fire, safety hazards and threats to life and/or property in a calm, rational and persuasive manner. Handle undesired conduct, violations of hotel policy and civil laws as warranted for the security and safety of hotel guests, employees, patrons and property.


  • Answer security telephone and safety hotline calls and respond in a timely manner based on priority.


  • Observe the CCTV monitors for an unusual activity and in the case of suspicious behavior report directly, via radio, to the supervisor on duty: report any alarms similarly.


  • Use a clear, concise speaking voice, listen with empathy, provide accurate information and document legibly all appropriate incident information.


  • Memorize and monitor life safety system installed at property including layout of entire building, alarm pull stations, location of fire extinguisher and sprinklers.



Supportive Functions:
In addition to performance of the essential functions, this position may be required to perform a combination of the following supportive functions, with the percentage of time performing each function to be solely determined by the supervisor based upon the particular requirements of the hotel.

  • Check employee packages as they exit to ensure no food or property is being removed. Screen persons entering this entrance for purpose and authorization.
  • Receive, record and store lost and found items. Research and respond to inquiries from guests concerning status of items. Mail out claimed items to owner.
  • Provide accurate information to inquirers for directions, hours of operations, etc.
  • Escort guests and employees as required to parking lots, provide same for employees carrying house banks.
  • Assist guest with door lock problems using moderately complex hand-held electronic apparatus.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills:

Specific Job Knowledge, Skill and Ability:
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accomodation.


  • Through knowledge of the layout of the building, function rooms, and some knowledge of the city and surrounding areas.
  • Abillity to effectively deal with internal and external customers, some of whom will require high levels of patience, tact and diplomacy to defuse anger and collect accurate information.
  • Ability to listen effectively, speak, read and write clearly to ascertain and document important information.
  • Ability to stand, walk and/or sit and continuously perform essential job functions for duration of shift.
  • Hearing and visual ability to observe and etect signs of emergency situations.
  • Perform tasks requiring bending, stooping, kneeling, and walking significant distances between and within building on the property.
  • Ability to follow written and or verbal instructions.
  • Ability to grasp, lift and/or carry or otherwise move goods weighing a maximum of 200 lbs. Sufficient manual dexterity in hands.
  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders at rapid pace.
  • Ability to perform duties within extreme temperatire ranges.


Qualification Standards

Any conbination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school or any other combination of education, training or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Prior law enforcement or other military experience preferred.

Licenses or certifications:No special licenses required. CPR certification and First Aid training preferred.

All employees must maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance (specific standards available).

Prefer additional language ability.