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30 Jun 2024

Overnight Building Security Officer (Full Time)

🇺🇸 Atlanta, GA, USA
Full Time
2+ years exp.

Who are we:
A professional basketball team and state-of-the-art arena/entertainment venue that specializes in creating memorable experiences for each guest we interact with. Some of our favorite things are live sports, concerts, comedy shows, family shows, and most any other world-class event you can think of, and we’re looking for someone who shares the same interests. We live for the fast-paced world of sports & live entertainment, and as such, we work hard, run fast, execute flawlessly, and party it up when it all comes together. Lastly, we strive to deliver wonderful experiences that create lasting memories, and we prefer to surround ourselves with those who are the best at what they do.

Who are you:
An enthusiastic lover of sports, live entertainment, and people. You have true passion for engaging in meaningful interactions and creating memorable experiences for all guests. You strive to be helpful, engaging, and knowledgeable of all things Atlanta Hawks and State Farm Arena. You enjoy being a part of an exciting and dynamic group, and you’re committed to continuously enhancing the productivity and effectiveness of your team. Lastly, you enjoy working hard and celebrating hard, and you’d be shocked if guests weren’t positively impacted by their interactions with you.

We are seeking a dedicated and vigilant Security Officer to join our team at the prestigious Atlanta Hawks Practice Facility. This vital role ensures the safety and security of the facility around the clock, seven days a week. If you have a passion for security and a commitment to maintaining a safe environment, we encourage you to apply.


  • Enforce and uphold the integrity of the Atlanta Hawks Practice Facility by following policies and procedures as outlined in Safety and Security Handbook on a 24-hour 7-day a week basis
  • Monitor and operate Avigilon Camera System DSX Access Control System and other departmental procedures and processes
  • Regulate and control access to restricted and secure areas, as any unknown guests roaming the facility without proper identification or unescorted should immediately be removed from the facility. Call appropriate parties if necessary, beforehand for confirmation
  • Maintain Safety and Security documents, checklists, and supplies
  • Execute all employee, vendor, and contractor badges
  • Conduct metal detector screening. Guests must have an appointment; unexpected visitors will be asked to arrange an appointment
  • Accept deliveries and use the Staff Directory/e-mail to alert staff.
  • Complete effective communication, both verbally and written where appropriate. Prepare effective incident/accident reports and track all incident reports in Aware Manager
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma / GED
  • Two years of security experience
  • A clear criminal record check
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Computer skills
  • Valid GA Driver License
  • Maintain first aid, CPR, AED testing/maintain Red Cross certification
  • Must be physically able to demonstrate proficiency with all security equipment including that associated with the use of force, as well as obtain and maintain Red Cross First Aid Certification, and pass written tests related to security policy and procedure on an annual basis
  • Annually test policy and procedure knowledge

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

If this opportunity looks exciting to you, please complete the application process. Go Hawks!

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