Part Time - Event Security Guard

Atlanta Hawks & Philips Arena

Part Time
Atlanta Hawks & Philips Arena
Atlanta, GA

Job Details

  • Maintain thorough knowledge for all event security posts while meeting all department standards as outlined in the Event Security Policies and Procedures Manual
  • Regulates and controls access to restricted and secure areas. (i.e. event floor, event level, loading dock, locker rooms and other sensitive areas during an event)
  • Serves and interacts with internal and external guests attending Philips Arena games and events
  • Interacts professionally and notifies the proper authorities or personnel, as situations dictate while providing information and direction to inquiries in a positive and friendly manner
  • Effectively able to read and identify event credentials and tickets to determine proper access levels
  • Provide quick, professional and effective response while monitoring access to restricted and secure areas
  • Maintain open and smooth access routes on concourses and in seating areas throughout an event
  • Enforce and uphold integrity of Philips Arena by controlling employee and visitor access at all points of entry
  • Perform search and screening of personnel, bags and packages at all entrances and exits and ensure that no prohibited items enter or leave Philips Arena
  • Practice effective communication, both verbally and written where appropriate, in situations where reports are generated or direction is needed. Prepare effective incident/accident reports
  • Create a safe and comfortable working environment for all employees and visitors
  • Manage all security equipment through proper upkeep and maintenance
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor and not otherwise prohibited by Law or Company Policy 



  •  High school diploma/GED
  • Two years security experience
  • Clear criminal record check
  • Maintain crowd control and ensure guest safety through surveying and watching the crowd at all times
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented, professional image and integrity
  • Be able to sit, stand and/or walk for extended periods of time
  • Computer skills
  • Valid GA Driver’s License
  •  Must be able to work any shift including nights, weekends and holidays; and/or extended hours
  • Must be physically able to demonstrate proficiency with all security equipment, as well as obtain and keep current First Aid Certification and pass written tests related to security 

Get MVP Insight

Stay Ahead of the Competition

With MVP Access you get "insider" information on when your application was reviewed, how many candidates applied, blue ribbon insignia as a serious candidate, weekly career coaching tips, plus links to load your application.

MVP Access applications are viewed 9x more frequently than non-MVP applicants (based on data from 2011 - 2013).

See Job Insights, when you upgrade to MVP Access...

Applicants applied:

Upgrade to MVP Access
Apply Share
JobsMy AccountTeamWork OnlineContact