Security / Door Host - Oakdale

Employer
LIVE NATION, INC
Location
Wallingford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 02, 2018
Closes
Mar 30, 2018
Role
Marketing
Industry
Advertising
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary:

Who are we?

Live Nation Entertainment is the world's leading live entertainment and eCommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation and Live Nation Network. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five eCommerce sites, with over 27 million monthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 22,000 shows annually for more than 2,300 artists globally. Artist Nation is the world's top artist management company, representing over 250 artists. These businesses power Live Nation Network, the leading provider of entertainment marketing solutions, enabling over 800 advertisers to tap into the 200 million consumers Live Nation delivers annually through its live event and digital platforms. For additional information, visit

HOB Entertainment, a division of Live Nation Entertainment, offers exceptional club venues nationwide. House of Blues Venues provide several genres of live music, from Rock, Hip Hop, Country, Rock en Espa?ol, Blues, Jazz, Reggae and Pop. House of Blues venues are also known for their southern-style cuisine, juke-joint inspired atmosphere and the World Famous Gospel Brunch.

House of Blues opened its doors on Thanksgiving Day in 1992, serving its first meal to the local shelters. Since opening, House of Blues has been committed to giving back to the community through the Music Forward Foundation.

Who are you?

Passionate and motivated. Driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. At Live Nation Entertainment, our people embrace these qualities, so if this sounds like you then please read on!

The Role:

* Maintain the safety and security of all staff, artists, vendors and guests. Create and maintain a positive and uplifting experience for diverse groups of individuals.

Responsibilities:

* Ensure guest safety through proactive personal interaction and removing hazards in the area of responsibility

* Prevent and resolve altercations among guests

* Lead guests and other employees in emergency evacuation procedures and provide assistance

* Maintain control by circulating through your work area throughout the shift

* Check identification of any guest who appears to be under 30 years of age who is drinking alcoholic beverages inside the venue

* Ensure that no weapons or harmful items enter the venue by inspecting every guest with a metal detector or pat-down search

* Enforce House policy regarding photos/videos/recording devices

* Safeguard against theft and property damage

* Communicate clearly using radios, hand signals and flashlights. Remain in constant contact throughout the shift

* Set up area before opening (stanchions, table configuring, etc.)

* Keep interior and exterior of the venue clear and safe, cleaning spills and removing food, trash or other obstacles, before, during and after the shift

* Required to occasionally work Special Events that are scheduled throughout the venue

Qualifications:

Required:

* Current Guard Card or PSO Card

* Proof of Completion ? 8 or 16 hour certification course

* Proof of completion ? 2 hour BSIS annual recertification course If guard card is greater than 1 year old.

* Ability to work late hours

* Flexible schedule

* 3 years work experience interacting with people in a positive environment

* Read, write and speak English fluently

* Must be able to lift or move up to 25 lbs using proper lifting techniques

* Tolerance of all cultures, music and art forms

Preferred:

* Bi-lingual

* Cash handling experience

* Experience recognizing valid ID's

* Experience in a live music environment

* Self defense training

* Experience using metal detection equipment

* EMT or other medical background

Physical Demands/Working Environment:

* Working environment is fast-paced, often loud and stressful

* Position requires extended periods of prolonged standing and working on your feet both indoors and outdoors

* Must be able to lift or move up to 25 lbs using proper lifting techniques

If the above description sounds like you and fits your background, apply online at to join the Live Nation Entertainment team today!

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Live Nation Entertainment strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICES

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Live Nation Entertainment recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Live Nation Entertainment may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms. SDL2017