Security Officer


: $119,830.00 - $53,240.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Law Enforcement

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The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) is a world leader in live sports and entertainment experiences. The company presents or hosts a broad array of premier events in its diverse collection of iconic venues: New York s Madison Square Garden, Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and Beacon Theatre; the Forum in Inglewood, CA; and The Chicago Theatre. Other MSG properties include legendary sports franchises: the New York Knicks (NBA) and the New York Rangers (NHL); two development league teams the Westchester Knicks (NBAGL) and the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL); and esports teams through Counter Logic Gaming, a leading North American esports organization, and Knicks Gaming, MSG s NBA 2K League franchise. In addition, the Company features the popular original production the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes and through Boston Calling Events, produces New England s preeminent Boston Calling Music Festival. Also under the MSG umbrella is TAO Group, a world-class hospitality group with globally-recognized entertainment dining and nightlife brands: Tao, Marquee, Lavo, Avenue, Beauty & Essex and Vandal. More information is available at

The Security Officer is responsible for assisting in the day to day operations of the RCMH Security department during events at Radio CityMusic Hall:

  • Ensure protection of facilities, properties, employees and guests of Radio City Music Hall.
  • Conduct Building tours, monitor CCTV and alarm systems and controlling building access.
  • Responsible for checking bags and screening guests/employees to ensure overall safety.
  • Will serve as a security escort and respond to security assistance calls during performances and operating hours.
  • Crowd control for the exterior and interior of venue.
  • Prevent sales of all unauthorized merchandise and tickets in and around venue.
  • Assist and communicate with Security Event Supervision as needed. Follow policies and procedures of department.

  • The ideal candidate will have security experience in a large venue environment.
  • Must have a valid NY State Security license.
  • Fire Guard Certificate preferred.
  • Must have excellent guest service skills.
  • Strong verbal communication skills and demonstrated ability to work well under pressure.
  • Will have the ability to enforce departmental policies and procedures with fairness and consistency and have prior supervisory experience.
  • Will utilize a radio to direct guests.
  • Pay rate $21.54 p/h

Must be available to work nights, weekends and holiday


Candidates who have completed 60 credits of college-level coursework (representing 2 years), or have shown similar self-development through certifications, trade school coursework, etc. are preferred.

Educational requirements may differ from job to job based on the role.
At MSG we value diversity and are looking for extraordinary employees of all backgrounds! MSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, sexual and reproductive health choices, national origin, citizenship, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, MSG complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in all locations.

Associated topics: alarm, canine detection, guard, patrol, public safety, safety officer, safety report, school, security officer, university * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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