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Penn National Gaming Security Officer / EMT - Full-Time in Joliet, Illinois


Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? Hollywood Casino Joliet 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


Monitor activities of the staff and guests to ensure compliance with organizational policies, regulatory guidelines and safety rules. Take necessary steps to ensure the safety and security of operations. Provide emergency medical treatment to a sick or injured person. Exercise good judgment in administering emergency medical treatment within the limits of standard or accepted policies and procedures.


  • This position is responsible for providing a high level of customer service and promoting a positive attitude to create a fun and entertaining experience for our guests and Cast Members.

  • Staff various posts as assigned.

  • Coordinate with Surveillance on monitoring critical areas.

  • Maintain presence and take action to ensure the safety and security of guests, staff and the

organizational assets.

  • Monitor and control guest access to and from the casino barge or non-public areas.

  • Remove and detain in a security area unruly and disruptive individuals or persons engaged in criminal


  • Provide general assistance to guests.

  • Help to arrest and/or physically restrain a resistant individual.

  • Escort movements of money to and from the gaming tables, cage, vault and slot machines.

  • Complete all paperwork on incidents and actions taken.

  • Respond to health emergencies and provide emergency medical treatment to victims.

  • Inspect the medical supplies and check emergency medical equipment.

  • Assist the fire department in the treatment and transport of sick and injured victims.

  • Other duties as assigned.

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


Broad specialized training, equivalent to 2 years of college. Thorough knowledge of Emergency Medical Training. Must currently be certified as an EMT in the State of Illinois and provide proof of certification. Must be at least 21 years of age. This position is responsible for providing a high level of customer service and promoting a positive attitude to create a fun and entertaining experience for our guests and Cast Members. Must understand and speak the English language. High school diploma or equivalent is required. This position is required to drive a company vehicle and adhere to the company MVR policy. Must have a valid Illinois Drivers License.


While performing the duties of this job, the Cast Member is regularly required to talk and hear. The Cast Member frequently is required to stand and walk. The Cast Member is occasionally required to sit; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, and crouch. The Cast Member must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The Cast Member requires manual dexterity to operate all necessary equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance. Must be able to push and pull carts and equipment weighing up to 250 lbs occasionally. Must possess a physical fitness level to control and restrain unruly guests.

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2018-55809

Casino Property Hollywood Casino Joliet

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Security