• Security Officer - Opry

    Job Location(s) US-TN-Nashville
    Posted Date 2 months ago(12/3/2018 10:07 AM)
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    Job Location Name
    Grand Ole Opry
  • Overview

    "Country's most famous stage," the Grand Ole Opry is world renowned for creating one-of-a-kind entertainment experiences for audiences of all ages. Beginning as a radio show in 1925, the Opry is a live entertainment institution today, showcasing a mix of country legends with contemporary chart-toppers who have followed in their footsteps. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people make pilgrimages to the Grand Ole Opry to see the show live at its home at the Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.


    • Monitor the safety and security of the buildings and adjacent properties through mobile/foot patrol, stationary posts, CCTV monitoring, monitoring of fire panels and control panels, and traffic control.
    • Perform safety and security duties including protecting property, maintaining order, directing traffic, checking access passes, IDs, conducting parcel searches and pat-downs, and generally enforcing policies as outlined in SSTs (including alcohol related policies).
    • Respond to any emergencies (such as medical, fire, weather, etc), assisting guests as necessary, and helping coordinate evacuation procedures
    • Provide assistance to patrons and employees in need of medical attention, while awaiting the arrival of emergency medical personnel.  May be required to administer minor first aid, CPR, and AED.
    • Provide security to artists, dignitaries and other VIPs.
    • Oversee parking areas, ensuring that only authorized vehicles are granted access.
    • Conduct safety inspections.  Report safety hazards (including defective equipment) appropriately.
    • Prepare incident, accident & other reports that may be required at a specific post.
    • Provide on the job training to new security officers.
    • Other Duties as assigned



    • High School diploma or equivalent required.


    • Background in law enforcement or security with entertainment/hospitality venue and crowd control experience preferred
    • Must have excellent verbal and nonverbal communication skills as well as strong interpersonal skills
    • Must be able to complete security classroom and on-the-job training


    • Must have valid CPR certification or attain certification within 90 days of start date.
    • Must have valid State of Tennessee Unarmed Security License or attain license in accordance with state law.
    • Valid TN driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record required.
    • This position requires a pre-employment drug screening.


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