Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Lead Security Officer

Location US-PA-Grantville
Job ID
Casino Property
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Security, Surveillance & EMT



Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course, we think you'll enjoy an exciting industry, fast paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

- through alertness, diligence, specified procedures, and proactive attention to potential danger and security risks, the Security Officer shall protect our guests, our property, and our staff from harm or loss. - Patrol, periodically, buildings and grounds of the facility, as directed; or stand watch, as directed, at an assigned Security post, in order to oversee the comfort, safety, and security of our guests. - Examine various points of entry to determine that they are secure. - Conduct inspections, in accordance with procedures, to ensure equipment and facilities are in a safe condition. - Watch for and conduct timely reporting of irregularities such as fire hazards, leaking water pipes, and security doors left unlocked to the appropriate authority. - Guard against theft of company property. - Greet all guests and staff in a positive, friendly, and professional manner. - Regulate vehicle and pedestrian traffic at plant entrance to maintain orderly flow, as directed. - With care and professionalism, ensure compliance of Hollywood Casino’s responsibility to prevent over-consumption of alcohol.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

- High School Diploma/GED; one to two years of work experience that demonstrates qualities of sound judgment and dependability; or equivalent combination of education and experience; one year of casino experience preferred. - Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. - Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situation. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  - Walking 10% of the time. - Sitting 20% of the time. - Standing 60% of the time. - Bending and lifting 10% of the time. - This is a smoking environment in guest areas and a non-smoking, with the exception of designated areas, employee environment. - Must be able to work in various weather conditions. - High Noise Level.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer being at the center of it all or working behind the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn National Gaming. We are a growing company but as big as we are, we still feel like family.  The areas of career opportunity with Penn are ideal for just about any skill set.  Our company wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment anywhere within the organization.

Equal Opportunity Employer



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