Security Senior Lead - FULL-TIME - Graceland/The Guest House at Graceland
Become a part of the exciting growth at Graceland!
Since opening to the public in 1982, Elvis Presley's Graceland has hosted over 20 million visitors from every state in the union and nearly every country of the world. Graceland welcomes over 500,000 visitors each year, is one of the five most visited home tours in the United States, and is the most famous home in America after The White House.
In 1991, Graceland was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 2006, it was designated a National Historic Landmark.
Graceland visitors come from all walks of life, all ages, all musical tastes, all income levels, all educational backgrounds, and all parts of the world.
Our employees are ambassadors to Memphis and work hard to ensure all of our guests are treated with the same southern hospitality that Elvis Presley was known for.
This is a full-time position located in the Security Department at Graceland working variable and flexible days with working hours to include days, evenings, weekends, holidays, overtime, and on-premises catering as required. Benefits will be offered after successful completion of a sixty (60) day introductory period. This is an internal/external recruitment.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the supervision of the Director of Security and Security Manager, oversee day to day operations of assigned shift(s) to maintain a safe and secure work place; train and motivate staff; document all incidents including employee work performance; record absentees and lates as necessary; assist in providing training for new employees; administer and assist with first aid; write reports of various types; patrol and observe assigned area(s); maintain crowd control as required; observe CCTC monitors and report information; assist with other duties.
REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Must have demonstrated background in assigning work tasks of employees and overseeing daily operations of Security Department; ability to provide weekly staffing schedules in order that all shifts are properly covered; ability to train and motivate staff; knowledge to handle security cultural, economic and educational backgrounds; ability to listen and observe in order to meet the varying needs of guest, employees and property; ability to handle complaints and refer to the appropriate person when necessary; ability to react in emergency situations; CPR helpful; previous experience using computers and computer software is necessary, experience with Microsoft Office programs including Excel and Word is preferred; ability to use portable radio.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time; ability to stoop, reach and lift boxes weighing up to fifty (50) lbs.; ability to climb stairs; ability to speak clearly and distinctly.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Uniform is required; current Tennessee Certification and a valid driver’s license are required.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Work variable/flexible hours and days to include weekend, holidays, and overtime as required; must be able to work outside in all types of weather.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at www.gracelandjobs.com . Must be able to pass a background check and pre-employment drug test. We are an equal opportunity employer. This position will remain open until filled.
- Pay Type Hourly
- 3734 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38116, USA