Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Security Officer/ EMT

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

- Administers First Aid treatment to sick or injured persons as well as working as member of the Security department in order to assist in reaching profitability, guest satisfaction, workforce strength, and compliance goals. - Perform and complete all duties necessary to comply with Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board mandated requirements, which include but are not limited to, gaming-related drops, card and dice reconciliation, inspection, cancellation, and destruction, reissuance of poker cards, and transport of locked chip carriers and documents to and from the Chip Bank. - Respond to instructions from Security Podium or Fire Command regarding medical emergencies. - Monitor communication equipment to maintain contact with dispatcher. - Remove or assist in removal of victims from scene of accident or catastrophe. - Determine nature and extent of illness or injury, or magnitude of catastrophe, to establish First Aid procedures to be followed or need for additional assistance, basing decisions on statement of persons involved, examination of victims, and knowledge of emergency medical practice. - Administer prescribed First Aid treatment at site of emergency, performing such activities as application of splints, administration of oxygen, treatment of minor wounds or abrasions, or administration of artificial resuscitation. - Communicate with arriving medical personal regarding further treatment and assist with the removal of victims. - Assist arriving medical personal to obtain and record information related to victims' vital statistics and circumstances of emergency. - Maintain medical and communications equipment and replenish First Aid equipment and supplies. - Assist in controlling crowds, protecting valuables, or performing other duties at scene of catastrophe. - Be prepared to respond to medical emergencies while performing the following essential duties and responsibilities: - through alertness, diligence, specific 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 to maintain orderly flow as directed. - With care and professionalism, ensure compliance of Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course’s responsibility to prevent over-consumption of alcoholic beverages.

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

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. - High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or six months to one year of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. - Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. - Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. - Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization. - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. - Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. - Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. - Must have Pennsylvania Certification from Department of Health (PA State EMT Certification required). - Must qualify for a license with the Pennsylvania State Racing Commission and meet any credentialing requirements of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. - Must have valid driver's license. 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 20% of the time. - Sitting 20% of the time. - Standing 50% of the time. - Bending and lifting 10 % of the time. - Lifting/moving maximum of 100 lbs. (Patients). The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  - 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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