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Security Officer Part-time

$500 Signing Bonus, 401K Plan, PTO Plan, complementary meals, Hotel Room Discounts.

Posted September 21, 2021

Surf & Sand Resort
Laguna Beach, CA
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Surf & Sand Resort is looking for passionate individuals, empowered to create wow moments and lasting memories for every guest, every time. As a family owned business, we treat people like lifelong friends and believe in the personal touch.

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Surf & Sand Resort, Laguna Beach is proudly a part of JC Resorts, a proven leader in the management and operation of golf and resort properties since 1971. We are located directly on the beach in the heart of Laguna and have been part of the local history since 1948. As a family owned business, we treat people like lifelong friends and believe in the personal touch.

In addition to working in the most beautiful oceanfront location in Laguna, we offer competitive and progressive benefits including complimentary meals.

Join our team of friendly, engaging, professionals who love the Hospitality Industry and want to share it with our guests.

To complete an APPLICATION please click on the following website: contact the Human Resources office direct line 949-376-2764 anytime Monday - Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm for more information.

The SECURITY OFFICER (Part-time) is responsible to protect the hotel, its guests, and its employees from personal injury, and from loss or damage of property.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES, include but not limited to: 

  • Must be flexible and available to work day, afternoon, overnight shifts, weekends and holidays to meet the Resort business needs.
  • To respond to all guest and hotel requests, and emergency situations in a timely and professional manner.
  • To continuously patrol and inspect assigned areas as scheduled, and promptly report all irregularities, hazardous conditions, and suspicious occurrences.
  • To enforce, while on duty, all company policies, city, county, state, and federal laws and ordinances.
  • To monitor and maintain orderly and safe conduct of all guests and employees while on premises.
  • To prevent unauthorized removal of guest or hotel property from the rooms, common areas, operations, or premises.
  • To control and prevent unauthorized access to secure locations.
  • To administer First Aid and CPR to guests and employees, as needed, following all precautions as specified in blood-borne pathogens plan.

JOB KNOWLEDGE & EDUCATIONAL LEVEL: High school diploma or equivalent required. AA degree in Criminal Justice or related field preferred. English fluency required. Spanish fluency preferred. Valid California driver’s license required. Satisfactory DMV driving record. Current California BSIS guard card required. CPR/First Aid certification through the American Heart Association preferred. Must have a minimum of one year law enforcement, military, or security experience. Familiar with "Powers to Arrest." Familiar with OSHA, SB198, local Department of Health regulations, and relevant current laws governing handling of hazardous substances. Basic typing and clerical skills required. Previous hotel experience preferred.

SKILLS AND APTITUDES: Diplomatic and calm. Detail oriented. Organized and efficient. Safety-minded. High quality standards for production and service. Courteous, friendly manner. Customer service focus. Good team player. Honest and trustworthy. Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Decisive. Able to work productively and proactively with little supervision.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Walks/stands approximately 75% of shift. Drives/sits approximately 25% of shift. Uses personal computer approximately 5-20% of shift. Must be able to respond quickly to emergencies in any part of property. Bends, stoops, and reaches to perform routine job tasks. Frequently required to handle and move objects weighing up to 50 lbs. over short distances. Flexibility and good reflexes required to operate electric carts. Frequent use of stairs, daily.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  Stands and walks short distances throughout shift.  Constantly required to handle and move objects weighing up to 40 lbs. over moderate distances.  Frequently required to handle and move objects weighing up to 300 lbs. over moderate distances, using appropriate hand trucks and carts.  Bends, stoops, reaches, pushes, and lifts to perform routine tasks.  Flexibility and good reflexes required to operate electric carts.  Must be able to work under pressure.  Frequent use of stairs, daily.

If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law and you wish to discuss potential accommodation related to applying for employment at our company, please contact us at 855-318-8947 and/or email us at

JC Resorts is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and maintaining an inclusive culture.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, medical condition, and any other status protected by state or federal law.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Surf & Sand Resort is recognized as one of Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards, Top Resorts in Southern California, one of Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best, is a member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts and has held the AAA Four Diamond rating for over 20 years.

Surf & Sand Resort | 1555 South Coast Highway | Laguna Beach, CA 92651                            HR direct line: (949) 376-2764 

compensation: Hourly

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Surf & Sand Resort

1555 South Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

(949) 497-4477

167 Room Hotel

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Surf & Sand Resort, resembling a sun-washed Mediterranean Village, lies on California’s Laguna Beach shoreline where the waves of the Pacific meet 500 feet of pristine sand. All 167 beachfront guest rooms and 13 Laguna Beach suites at our southern California beach resort feature spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. 

Our Laguna Beach luxury hotel is committed to providing an exceptional workplace environment, allowing each of our passionate employees to achieve their fullest potential. Part of the JC Resorts family of resorts, we’re focused on Making Memories. Every Guest. Every Time. 


At Surf & Sand Resort, we expect the best and have a great time doing it. We embrace our employees and value their contributions. We reward and celebrate team members’ successes.

Embrace the challenge. Be an integral part of a guest’s experience. Join our team.