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Security Officer (On Call - Overnight) at Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc

Posted in Police/Fire/Emergency 30+ days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Description:

Security Officer (On Call - Overnight)


Marriott International is the world’s leading global hospitality company, with more brands, more hotels and more opportunities for associates to grow and succeed. With 5,700 properties, you’ll find us in your neighborhood and in more than 110 countries across the globe. Learn about our 30 hotel brands at Find Your World.™


As the largest hotel in the Pacific Northwest, the 35-story Sheraton Seattle Hotel is a contemporary urban retreat in the heart of downtown Seattle, Washington. Transformed by the expansion of the new 25-story Union Street Tower, the Sheraton Seattle is a high style, high-speed hotel and meeting destination for business travelers, groups, and vacationers. We offer: Grand Ballroom from 18,000 sq.ft. Junior Ballroom from 10,000 sq.ft. 47 total meeting rooms offer ample breakout ability Total of 75,000 sq. ft. of meeting space condensed on three floors 26-story Union Street Tower. 35-story Pike Street Tower. Total number of guest rooms: 1,236 New 7,000 sq.ft. restaurant, Daily Grill featuring great American food made fresh from scratch, one meal at a time, by people who care. Fountain Wine Bar & Lounge In-Short Order - Coffee Bar Loulay Kitchen & Bar Competitive Compensation, Performance Based Pay, Comprehensive, low cost health, dental and vision insurance for you and your family, Company-sponsored retirement plan-401(k) program, Life and Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Employee Assistance Program, Domestic Partner eligibility, Paid Time Off, Discounted Hotel Rates, Promotional Opportunities, Rewards & Recognition, Free Shift Meal


Be a key player in an exciting role where you will help to ensure the safety and security of guests, visitors, and fellow associates, as well as being responsible for the safeguarding of hotel property. Our Security Officers are ambassadors of the hotel, while ensuring the security and safety of our property. This is a great role for a person who wants to touch multiple aspects of the hotel and be an important part of an exciting operation.

Job Description

Patrol hotel property to ensure the safety of guests and employees and to protect all hotel assets. -Perform role of Lobby Ambassador by assisting guests. -Answer house calls, assist guests and employees with respect to safety, security and hotel operations. -Assist sick and injured guests and employees, ensuring documentation and disposition of reports. -Initiate and follow-up all investigations of crimes committed against property and persons. -Compose 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 office duties including, but not limited to: camera monitoring, shift activity log, codebook, and employee and guest binder interaction. -Assist supervisor with checking alarm systems, safety and fire equipment systems and closely monitoring security of building doors, -service areas and delivery areas. -Support other areas of the hotel, such as in the Lobby, Front Desk, Bell & Valet. -Assist with room deliveries at times during high business levels.


Security Officer works in every area of the hotel and has the opportunity to interact with many types of people in many types of situations, this position requires a candidate who is outgoing, people-oriented, has a positive demeanor, is highly professional and ethical, and can remain calm and clear-headed in difficult situations. -Availability for overnight shifts required. -Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the primary language(s) used in the workplace. -Must be able to read and write to facilitate the communication process. -Must possess basic computational ability. -Must possess basic computer skills. -Knowledge of hotel policy and fire-safety procedures. -Ability to operate hand held two-way radio and knowledge of ten codes. -Most work tasks are performed indoors. Temperature is moderate and controlled by hotel environmental systems. -Must be able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for up to 4 hours in length. -Must be able to lift up to 15 lbs. on a regular and continuing basis. -Must be able to push and pull carts and equipment weighing up to 250 lbs. in an emergency. -Must be able to exert well-paced ability in limited space and to reach other departments and locations of the hotel and outside the hotel on hotel grounds on a timely basis. -Requires grasping, writing, standing, sitting, walking, repetitive motions, bending, climbing, listening and hearing ability and visual acuity. -Talking and hearing occur continuously in the process of communicating with guests, supervisors and other employees. -Requires manual dexterity to use and operate all necessary equipment. -Must have finger dexterity to be able to operate office equipment such as computers, printers, multi-line touch tone phone, -Use of filing cabinets, FAX machines, photocopiers, dolly and other office equipment as needed. QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Education -High school or equivalent education preferred. Experience -Minimum of one year security related background required, preferably in a hotel. Licenses or Certificates -Ability to obtain and/or maintain any government required licenses, certificates or permits. -CPR certification and First Aid training preferred. EEO/M-F/D-V Drug Free Workplace