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Security Representative

Hyatt Centric Las Olas
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Posted July 23, 2020

Security Representative

Job Description

Position Summary: Responsible for controlling access to hotel areas, conducting physical inspections of and monitoring surveillance cameras located at the hotel. To ensure the safety of guests and team members and the protection of the Hotel property and assets.

Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Thoroughly understands all Hotel Emergency Response Procedures and is able to respond appropriately to all situations.
  2. Monitors/controls access to all facility employee entrances, ensure that only authorized individuals enter.
  3. Inspects packages entering and exiting through hotel team member entrances.  Denies access to or removal of unauthorized materials.
  4. Patrols front of the house, back of the house and exterior hotel areas, reporting any safety or security hazards, unacceptable behavior, or suspicious persons to management for direction and resolution.
  5. Prepares necessary maintenance request for safety related maintenance requirements identified.
  6. Documents all security related issues and assistance provided in appropriate Security reports.
  7. Logs, stores, and returns lost and found items in accordance with hotel policies.
  8. Enforces hotel rules/regulations in accordance with Team Member Handbook and hotel policies.
  9. Monitors and ensures compliance to hotel key control policies by all team members.
  10. Interacts with guests in a courteous and friendly manner.
  11. Responds to all guest and team member incidents, gathers information, secures area if necessary to preserve evidence. 
  12. May assist in obtaining materials from Storeroom areas during non-operating hours.
  13. Documents all after hour storeroom entries, reason for entry, ensures proper requisition obtained for all items removed.  
  14. Assists with guest or staff issues beyond the normal scope of “security” as requested during non-operating hours.
  15. Assist other hotel team members in applying Blood borne Pathogen Exposure Control policies.
  16. Liasise with Police in the absence of management.
  17. Promotes safe work practices.  Assist in ensuring compliance with all local, state and federal regulations and implement preventative measures
  18. Enforces all company policies including but not limited to COVID- 19




Kolter Hospitality Participates in E-Verify


Education:  High school diploma or GED.

Experience:  Minimum of 2 years’ previous security experience

  •  Excellent observation, communication guest service and report writing skills.
  •  Possess a CPR and First Aid certification, or ability to obtain.
  •  Ability to speak, read and write English fluently.
  •  Able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays.
  •  Must be knowledgeable about fire procedures, disaster plan procedure, bomb threats and hotel evacuation procedures.
  •  Absolute discretion and confidentiality regarding sensitive information.
  •  Ability to work under pressure, keeping calm in emergency situations.
  •  Ability to work on one’s own or in a team environment.

This description is a summary of primary responsibilities and qualifications.  The job description is not intended to include all duties or qualifications that may be required now or in the future.

Hyatt Centric Las Olas

121 Room Hotel

Hyatt Centric Fort Lauderdale, currently under construction is slated to open in 2020. The 238 modern-designed guest rooms will occupy the first 15 floors of this multi-story high-rise condo-hotel building –121 luxury condominiums are for sale on the 16th floor and above. The hotel amenities will include 8,500 sq. ft. restaurant with a large exterior patio space at lobby-level, an indoor/outdoor bar seating area on Las Olas Blvd, an elevated pool with views of Las Olas River, 6,000 sq.ft. of meeting and banquet space, 24-hour valet service and an onsite parking garage. Its downtown location will provide its guests and residents with a wide array of activities, including the plethora of upscale shopping and dining, easy access to the white sandy beaches of Fort Lauderdale and Miami, as well as having the arts, culture and entertainment at their fingertips.

Hyatt Centric Las Olas

100 Las Olas Blvd.

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301