Security Officer

  • Job Tracking ID: 512608-741490
  • Job Location: East St. Louis, IL
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Part-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: August 31, 2020
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

SUMMARY: Responsible for safe guarding the assets of the Casino Queen and its guests. Responsible for performing all job duties according to Casino Queen procedures and Internal Controls. Responsible for safety of Casino Queen guests and employees. Responsible for the safety of the facility. Responsible for reporting incidents, accidents and illnesses that occur during the assigned shift.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job successfully, a Casino Queen Security Officer must be able to perform each essential function, as well as, the other requirements of this job satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required to perform this job. The requirements listed below are in addition to and incorporated by reference into those job duties set forth in the Casino Queen Internal Controls for this job title. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an employee with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Must possess superior customer relations and decsion-making kills.
  2. Responsible for security and emergency medical situations at assigned duty post.
  3. Maintains EMT License and CPR Card.
  4. Maintain, control and inventory all security equipment/supplies. Reports any broken, expired or contaminated supplies or equipment.
  5. Briefs on-coming Security/EMT Officers
  6. Knows and complies with all applicable procedures, rules, regulations and laws.
  7. Escorts Gaming chips, tokens and cash. Participates in hard count and soft count drops.
  8. Knows how to properly operate all security equipment.
  9. Participates in all mandatory training classes and meeting.
  10. Ensures only guests over 21 consume alcohol, enter the casino floor or gamble on Casino Queen property.
  11. Ensure only authorized personnel are in non-public areas.
  12. Regular attendance is an essential function of this job.
  13. Performs other duties as directed.
  14. Periodically required to testify in legal proceedings.
  15. Must be able to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays.

Experience and Skills:

REQUIRED EDUCATION OR EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or equivalent work experience. Previous Security experience and/or training preferred.

ESSENTIAL COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS In addition to the essential job functions, a Security Officer must be capable of performing the following essential cognitive functions:

1. Effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.

2. Friendly and courtesy at all times.

3. Ability to apply knowledge gained from training, work experience and education.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES REGISTRATIONS: Illinois EMT-A license and CPR certificate (PREFERRED)

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: In addition to the essential job functions, a Security Officer must be capable of performing the following essential physical functions:

1. Capable of negotiating stairs and ramps.

2. Capable of walking long distances on foot.

3. Capable of standing for long periods of time.

4. Capable of lifting, operating and transporting on foot all portable equipment within the Security Department.

5. Capable of bending, lifting, pushing, twisting, turning and stretching as needed to perform the various essential job functions and duties.

6. Capable of assisting other employees with various duties during emergency situations.