Security Officer - On Call

  • Omni Hotels
  • Frisco, TX, USA
  • Dec 21, 2017
Hospitality / Restaurant / Food Service

Job Description

Location

Scheduled to open in 2017, the luxurious Omni property will be one of the only full-service upscale hotels in the area, and serve as a cornerstone of the mixed-use development, which will be anchored by the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters and the Ford Center. The publicly owned, 12,000-seat multipurpose event center will be used by the City of Frisco and Frisco Independent School District (FISD) to host various activities including athletic competitions, graduations and other special events. The Dallas Cowboys will also use the event center as its training facility. The hotel, Cowboys facilities and other retail outlets are all part of the 91-acre development, The Star .

Located 20 minutes north of downtown Dallas and 25 minutes from both DFW International and Love Field Airports, Omni Frisco Hotel will feature 300 guest rooms, meeting space and a ballroom, along with several food and beverage experiences, including a rooftop pool deck. The hotel will serve meeting groups, as well as business and leisure travelers alike, including visitors attending Cowboys training camp, as well as the many events and activities hosted at the multi-use events and sports facility. Guests can also enjoy the retail and dining establishments that will be adjacent to the hotel.

Job Description

The Loss Prevention Officer ensures the safety and tranquil stay of hotel guests and employees, to enforce the policies and procedures of the hotel and to record in writing any assigned task. Prepare incident and accident reports accurately and in the format specified by the Director of Loss Prevention.

Responsibilities

  • Patrol hotel property to ensure the safety of guests and employees and to protect all hotel assets.
  • Answer house calls to assist both guests and associates with respect to safety, security and hotel operations.
  • Initiate and follow-up with all investigations of crimes committed against property and persons.
  • Assist sick/injured guests or associates ensuring all documentation, reporting and witness statements have been completed within a timely manner.
  • Initiate investigations, write incident and accident reports, monitor investigations to their timely conclusion and ensure appropriate follow-up with guests, visitors and employees, documenting all contacts.
  • Maintain accurate records while performing basic duties including, but not limited to, camera monitoring, shift activity log, codebook and employee/guest interactions.
  • Monitor/distribute visitor and vender access to the property.
  • Perform frequent bag checks for associates leaving the property.
  • Escort and interact with special guests that need privacy when entering/exiting the hotel through heart of the house areas.
  • Maintain confidentiality when dealing with sensitive guest or associate issues.
  • Assist supervisor or director in checking alarm systems, safety and fire alarm systems and closely monitoring security of building doors, service areas, delivery areas and grounds.
  • Assist hotel management in emergency situations by knowing all hotel safety procedures and leading/directing guests and associates to safety.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications

  • Good writing and report taking skill required.
  • Prior security experience preferred, preferably in a hotel environment.
  • Must be able to multi-task and make appropriate decisions in difficult situations.
  • Must be able to walk for extended periods of time.
  • Must be flexible to work all shifts, including days, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be customer-service orientated, and have excellent hospitality skills.
  • CPR/AED/First Aid certification required upon hire.
  • Valid driver's license and an excellent driving record strongly preferred.