POSITION: EVENT SECURITY (also referred to as Peer Security)
REPORTS TO: Event Security Supervisor/ Chief of Uniformed Security or his/her designee.
FACILITIES: Erie Insurance Arena, UPMC Ballpark, Warner Theatre, Bayfront Convention Center
HOURLY RATE: $13.00/Hour
Event Security is responsible for ensuring patrons abide by ECCCA and Event rules and regulations during events in ECCCA facilities. Event Security is embedded in the crowd to monitor and control the behavior of patrons to make certain attendees are afforded every opportunity to safely enjoy events. Event Security assists patrons in finding their correct seats, maintains clear aisles and limits access to sections and areas of the facility before during and after events. Event Security may be required to assist in the physical removal of unruly, drunk, disorderly or otherwise violent persons. Event security must extend all human courtesies to patrons, performers and staff. Event Security is responsible for other duties as may be determined by the Event Security Supervisor and Chief of Uniformed Security.
High school diploma or equivalent. Must be level headed, conscientious, and enjoy working with people. Must have excellent communication skills, be able to follow directions and exhibit objective reasonableness and common sense. Previous law enforcement experience is desired but not required. Event Security must have a working knowledge of the Pennsylvania Crimes Code: specifically dealing with the Use of Force. He/she must be able to walk, climb, sit, stand, lift 50 lbs. and have manual dexterity and motor coordination. He/she must be bondable and pass a security/reference check.
Job Description Detail
Duties include but are not limited to:
Why You’ll love Erie Events
Many of our jobs fit all kinds of different lifestyles and come with great benefits – Some dependent upon the role, work schedule, or location, and may include the following!
• Competitive wages paid biweekly
• Healthcare (Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription drugs)
• Prescription Reimbursement
• Employer Paid: Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability
• Additional employee paid Life Insurance
• Flexible Spending Plan
• Flexible hours
• 9 Paid Holidays
• Supplemental Pay: Varies per position
• Paid Time Off (PTO) – Applies to Full & Part-time Employees
• Employee Referral Program
• Complementary access to events throughout our four venues
• Employee Assistance Program – 100% confidential
• 457 Retirement Plan
• Annual Employee Appreciation Event
• Behind the Scenes Awards
Erie Events provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws