HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS Security Officer in LUBBOCK, Texas

Job Title: Security Officer Organization Name: TAJ Hospitality Management Wage/Salary: $7.50 to $14.00/hour depending on knowledge, skill and experience Job Description: Description: This position is responsible for the physical security at Taj Hospitality properties overnight, ensuring the safety and security of our guests specifically and properties in general. It requires discretion, an ability to make critical decisions and interact with local police authorities. This position requires independent judgement and the ability to work with little to no supervision. Responsibilities: Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Provide a visible security presence by driving to/through multiple Taj Hospitality properties each shift to help promote order and deter safety issues for hotel employees and guests. Visually inspect the properties for physical impairments, identifying potential risks or hazards to the property or guests. Physically walk the outside of each property ensuring that all outside doors are locked, cameras are in working order and guest vehicles are undisturbed. Address loitering non-guest/non-threatening individuals, asking them to leave the property. Watch for and report any suspicious or threatening persons or activity witnessed while making rounds at each hotel, notifying Taj Management and Lubbock police authorities per protocol. Meet with Front Desk Associate to review monitors for on-site surveillance and to determine internal risk or hazards to personnel and guest safety. Maintain required logs for nightly rounds. Requirements: Ability to make sound decisions based on reason and facts w/freedom from error. Demonstrate excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Proven ability to communicate/interact w/all levels of personnel and guests. Conscientious and self-motivated, able to work with little to no supervision. Maintain personal hygiene, good grooming habits and professional dress at all time while attending to company business. Maintain confidentiality of non-public property information and guest profiles. Qualifications: Minimum: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent, with 4+ years of proven continuous work history. Must be detail oriented and flexible. MUST be friendly yet assertive, with proven interpersonal skills. Preferred: 1 to 2 yrs directly related experience. Shifts: Overnight ‚Äč How to Apply: Add job to interested list and then email cover letter and resume to