IGT Security Officer in Las Vegas, Nevada

Req No. 17274BR

Job Posting Title Security Officer

Location NV - Las Vegas

Shift Graveyard

Employment Status Full Time


Responsible for ensuring the Security Department operations run smoothly and efficiently, IGT is seeking a Security Officer at our Las Vegas, NV location to maintain the physical security, enforcing, planning, and observing the facilities and coordinating the operations in uniformed work shifts, including ensuring proper documentation of activities.

Here is what a day in the life of a Security Officer looks like...

  • Maintain the physical security of personnel and property within local IGT facilities by enforcing all IGT security directives and regulations.

  • Recognize deviations from semi routine practices/information and notifiy senior personnel.

  • Prepare reports of all incidents.

  • Observe facilities from a fixed post or by patrolling on foot, monitor behavior and enforce security regulations.

  • Identify and apprehend violators as appropriate.

  • Communicate security violations or other threats to physical security (fire, disorder, any emergency).

  • Serve as first point of contact in emergency situations and serve as liaison to law enforcement, fire agency personnel, or emergency medical personnel form federal, state, or local agencies.

  • Prepare reports of all incidents involving criminal and security violations.

  • Receive, review and dispatch security service calls and ensure prompt and accurate assignment of personnel in response to calls.

  • Monitor security officer current assignments and ensure calls are resolved.

  • Document calls in the daily activity log.

  • Monitor access control, intrusion detection, fire alarm, and video surveillance systems, dispatches security personnel as appropriate.

  • Maintain an environment that is safe and secure in appearance and in actuality and provide professional and courteous service at all times.

  • Attempt to diffuse or prevent dangerous or criminal activities whenever possible.

  • Educate IGT employees with regard to security policies and regulations and assist IGT employees with issues relating to security (security escorts, providing directions, assisting with badging, etc.)

First Year Goals

  • Prepare reports of all incidents.

  • Identify and apprehend violators as appropriate

  • Educate IGT employees with regard to security policies and regulations and assist IGT employees with issues relating to security (security escorts, providing directions, assisting with badging, etc.)

Required Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • 1 to 2 years of experience in security.

  • Must have certifications in HAZMAT (level 1), CPR certification and blood borne pathogen certification.

  • Must have knowledge of/skills in federal, state and local laws and ordinances, security/law enforcement equipment, security protective systems (fire alarms, building access, etc.) and CCTV experience.

  • Must be able to stand for a full shift and able to lift 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to work overtime when needed.

  • Must be at least 21 years of age and must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

  • Must be able to obtain a gaming card.

Preferred Qualifications Associate’s degree preferred.

Special requirements needed

Security Investigation

Able to stand an eight hour shift

Work overtime as needed

Able to obtain a Gaming License

Valid driver license and clean driving record

Pass a background check

Available to work on weekends

Keys To Success

• Drive results to achieve high-quality work results regardless of work complexity.

• Build collaborative relationships both internally and externally

• Decision making to identify and understand situations; identify opportunities to proactively resolve.

• Personal energy to proactively address situations and adopt a positive approach; resilience in front of change and obstacles.

• Self-leadership to continuously learn and develop oneself

• Foster innovation

Posting code: CB #LI-KK1

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged. IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.