This rewarding career is for those with watchful eyes, protective instincts and dedication to safety. If you are looking for the right shift, bring your talents and skills to the hotel industry and help guests and coworkers to feel welcome and secure.

Security Officer

Do you prioritize others’ best interests and wellbeing? Are you astute and think quickly? As a security officer you are responsible for keeping guests and team members safe. Your role is key as it helps hotels deliver outstanding guest experiences.

What’s your typical day like?

Security officers are responsible for safeguarding hotel property, assets, guests, visitors and employees.

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Create a Safe Environment

Security officers patrol the interior and exterior of the property, assist in checking alarm systems and fire equipment.

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Create Reports and Launch Thorough Investigations

Security officers initiate investigations, write incident reports, and ensure appropriate follow-ups.

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Maintain Accurate Records

Security officers maintain accurate records of activity logs, camera monitoring, guest and employee logs and codebooks.

Possible pathway starting as a security officer.

The most inspiring aspect about our career pathways is the uniqueness of every person’s journey. In hospitality, you have the opportunity to explore a variety of departments, try new positions, and find the one that better fits you and your goals.

Core skills to make you stand out

Calmness, sharpness and confidence can help you lock down your dream career.

physical strength and stamina

Physical Strength & Stamina



attention to detail

Attention to Detail

organizational skills



Security Officer

Security Supervisor

Security Manager

Director of Security

Security Officer

Security Supervisor

Security Manager

Director of Security

Explore Some More Pathways


Food & Beverage

You can work with food in a variety of ways.

Human Resources

You can collaborate with employees in a variety of ways.

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Engineering & Maintenance

You ensure safety through maintaining and working with a variety of equipment.

Think hospitality is for you?