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Event Security Lead (Part-Time)

Event Security Lead (Part Time)
 
Trail Drive Management Corp. – Dickies Arena of Fort Worth, TX
 
Dickies Arena will be a 14,000 seat, spectacular multipurpose venue located adjacent to the Will Rogers Memorial Center campus in Fort Worth, Texas. The arena will be owned by the City of Fort Worth and managed by the not-for-profit operating entity, Trail Drive Management Corp (TDMC). The state-of-the-art arena, scheduled to open in November 2019, will host concerts, sporting events and family entertainment, and will be the new home to Fort Worth Stock Show rodeo performances.
 
Reports to: Safety & Security Manager
 
Job Description
The Event Security Lead will be responsible for managing all event security staff to provide a safe environment at Dickies Arena on event days. The Event Security Lead will report directly to the Safety & Security Manager and will oversee all aspects of the event security operation during event days and some non-event days. Responsibilities include training and managing all security supervisors prior to all events to ensure all events are run safely and efficiently.
 
Essential Functions
 
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
 
  • Respond to any guest safety and/or security issues in a timely manner and with the highest level of professionalism.
  • Ensure all event security posts are properly staffed for all events at the arena.
  • Manage post-event activity staff such as ensuring the clearing of the seating area, concourses and plaza after each event.
  • Monitor employee parking lots during all events.
  • Conduct thorough shift briefings for assigned staff for all events.
  • Adhere to all Trail Drive Management Corporation (TDMC) Policies and Procedures.
  • Act as a role model within and outside Dickies Arena.
  • Performs duties as workload necessitates.
  • Demonstrate flexible and efficient time management and ability to prioritize workload.
  • Ability to work an expected minimum number of events worked.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by arena management.
 
Qualifications
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Must have High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must be able to be registered with the Texas Commission of Private Security.
  • Must be able to follow proper radio etiquette.
  • Must be able to be trained to operate a Walkthrough and Handheld Magnetometer.
  • Previous security experience strongly preferred.
  • Previous experience in a supervisory role at a Sports or Entertainment venue preferred.
  • Effective verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and remain calm during times of stress.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including but not limited to days, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions to include extreme heat, cold and rain.
  • Must be able to lift, pull, push and/or carry a minimum of 50 pounds as necessary.
  • Must be physically able to stand and walk for extended periods of time, along with navigating through ramps and stairways during each shift.
 
In accordance with federal law, applicant must present appropriate documentation establishing his/her identity and authorization to work in the US during the hiring process.
 
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.