Gate Screener (Part-time/Seasonal)

Posted: Aug 10, 2017

Company

Bradley Center Sports and Entertainment Corporation

Description

GATE SCREENER (Part time/Seasonal)

Department:  Guest and Security Services

Hours:  Must be able to work flexible hours, primarily evening and weekend shifts and occasionally holidays

POSITION SUMMARY:  

Ensure the safety of our guests and employees through diligent monitoring and inspection of guests and bags entering the facility; monitor detection equipment and inspect bags to prevent the entry of prohibited items such as weapons and ensure that safety is maintained; operate walk-through metal detectors and utilize hand wanders and flashlight probes to detect prohibited items; demonstrate a professional and courteous demeanor at all times and maintain the highest standards of customer service.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Welcome guests and provide them accurate event and Center information
  • Instruct guests on the use of walk-through metal detectors for security screening; communicate with guests in a professional, clear and courteous manner
  • Screen guests and their belongings to identify prohibited items; ensure that no prohibited item is brought into the Center 
  • Monitor/read the Control panel (magnetometer) and perform hand-held wand searches of guests who have triggered machine alarms or are unable to pass through metal detectors
  • Alert management of safety concerns within the Center; identify and quickly respond to emergencies, including assisting with evacuations
  • Enforce all Center rules and regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Good communication skills, pleasant manner, approachable
  • Ability to stand for the duration of the shift
  • Must be willing to work in a variety of environmental conditions, including cold and hot temperatures
  • Ability to remain calm and focused under pressure
  • Ability to lift 10 lbs. unaided
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions, including work-related safety rules, and apply them to work environment
  • Enthusiasm for working and participating in an exciting, team-oriented workplace
  • Must be punctual and reliable
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