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Security Officer

posted October 31, 2019

Home2 Suites by Hilton Philadelphia - Convention Center
Philadelphia, PA
759158 l

About This Job

The Home2 Suites Philadelphia Convention Center is looking for a Security Officer that patrols the hotel and grounds. Responds to security and emergency situations in safe and efficient compliance with policies and procedures, brand standards and federal, state and local regulations.

Promptly reports emergencies, accidents, injuries, missing articles, damage, engineering items and safety hazards to management. Reports any deviations from policies, procedures, brand standards and regulations to management.

Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Conducts patrols of the property, including interior and exterior areas.
Ensures hotel property is secure and maintained safely.
Monitors and responds to camera feeds.
Responds to security and emergency situations.
Completes shift reports and reports incidents to management.
Ensures guest and employee safety with vigilance and responsiveness.
Exercises good judgment and decision-making ability.
May work independently.
Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned. Participate in task forces and committees as requested.
Consistent professional and positive attitude and actions when communicating with guests and associates.
Ensure maintenance problems are promptly reported through proper channels.
Comply with all company policies and procedures.
Practice safe work habits and comply with sanitary, safety, security and emergency procedures.
Write shift reports including reports on any incidents of theft, accidents or injuries when assigned.
Any other tasks/duties as requested by management.

The Company may consider equivalent combination of acceptable education and experience providing the knowledge, skills and abilities cited below.
Education and Experience
High school education plus schooling in law enforcement, loss prevention or related major
One or more years of related experience
Alcohol awareness and first aid certification preferred
Familiarity with hospitality industry practices preferred
Skills and Abilities
Ability to understand and comply with safety and security policies, procedures and regulations.
Ability to understand and obtain alcohol awareness and first aid certification.
Ability to remain calm, take proper steps, and direct others in an emergency.
Ability to ensure release of any Company, hotel, brand, and guest information is consistent with privacy policies, practices and regulations.
Ability to compile facts/figures, identify and investigate issues, and resolve basic matters in a timely manner.
Ability to follow an appropriate course of action based on policies and procedures.
Ability to operate a computer, calculator, phone and other office equipment.
Attention to details with good organizational and efficient time management skills.
Consistent professional attitude and behavior with effective listening and communication skills.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while remaining flexible and efficient.
Ability to satisfy the legal requirements for employment within the jurisdiction.
Attention to details, good organizational skills and efficient time management.
Ability to follow an appropriate course of action based on policies and procedures.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while simultaneously handling competing and changing priorities.
Ability to satisfy the legal requirements for employment within the jurisdiction.

Working Conditions & Physical Effort
Physical work is a primary part of job. Work is normally performed in and outside the hotel. The work involves exposure to extreme temperatures, chemicals, dirt, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises. The exposure to hazards or physical risks requires following basic safety precautions and use of applicable protective equipment. Physical requirements include extended standing, walking, climbing, bending, reaching, pulling, pushing, kneeling and lifting up to 100 lbs. While performing job duties, the associate is required to speak, listen and write. The job requires close vision with or without corrective lenses. This position may be required to operate a motor vehicle.


About This Employer

Home2 Suites by Hilton Philadelphia - Convention Center

1200 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 627-1850

248 Room Extended Stay

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At A Glance

Located just yards from the Philadelphia Convention Center, this hotel is a smart choice if you are here on business, or just to explore everything that the city has to offer. With some of Philadelphia's biggest corporate headquarters in walking distance, and Metro and mainline train stations within a couple of blocks, getting around is easy. Be sure to take some time out after a busy day to indulge in the great local shopping and dining. Experience some of the culture which the City of Brotherly Love is famous for with a visit to historic City Hall and the iconic Liberty Bell.

Settle in to your great value and spacious studio or one-bedroom suite at this Philadelphia Convention Center hotel. Movable furniture, plenty of storage, a living area with a comfy sofa bed and a fully equipped kitchen means you can live the way you want to. Stay connected with complimentary WiFi as you kick back and catch a favorite program on the 42-inch flat-screen TV. Start the day with a complimentary Inspired Tableā„¢ breakfast and unwind in the evening with a swim in the saline pool. The Spin2Cycle concept fitness and laundry area lets you work out while your clothes are cleaning.