Off Duty Police Officer
Georgia World Congress Center Authority
Here at the Georgia World Congress Center Authority we offer fulfilling and sensational careers on a campus which includes the fourth largest convention center in the United States, the Georgia World Congress Center; and the lasting legacy of the 1996 Olympic Games, Centennial Olympic Park. Every year the GWCCA campus welcomes over two million visitors for sporting events, concerts, conventions and entertainment events hosted in the heart of downtown Atlanta. Our mission is to promote and facilitate events and activities that generate economic benefits to the citizens of the State of Georgia and the City of Atlanta as well as enhance the quality of life for every Georgian.
The Georgia World Congress Center is currently seeking an Off Duty Police Officer to join our team. The Off Duty officers will be utilized to direct the flow of vehicular and pedestrian traffic during GWCCA and Mercedes Benz Stadium events. Officers will be assigned a traffic post to facilitate the ingress and egress of vehicular and pedestrian traffic during events. Officers may also be utilized to manage crowd control during emergency, exigent, or any general circumstance that would warrant police action or intervention. Additionally, officers may be posted in various locations around the campus, to include Centennial Olympic Park, for the purpose of providing general police services.
Successful employees at the Georgia World Congress Center Authority embody our four core values- to be one, to be honest, to be stewards, to be dynamic and share our vision to be the #1 convention, sports, and entertainment destination in the world.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Direct vehicular and pedestrian traffic
Ensure that traffic flows safely in and around their assigned area, intersection, and campus
Monitor and regulate illegal parking
Responsible for impounding vehicles that are illegally parked or abandoned
Conduct investigations of criminal activities and taking appropriate action, to include citation or arrest
Respond to reported and witnessed incidents at the extra job location and will be responsible for the completion and submission of required incident reports, by the end of their tour of duty. The officer will conduct a thorough investigation and preserve and collect evidence relating to the incident
Provide general police services to the public
Perform other police duties, functions, special projects and responsibilities as assigned by the on duty Public Safety Supervisor
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES
High degree of integrity and compliance
Thoroughness in task approach, follow-up & completion;
Crowd management skills
Ability to prioritize tasks & to manage workload using own initiative
Ability to multi-task & work under pressure with limited resources
Assess, weigh and manage risk in the face of uncertainty
Ability to work an irregular work schedule as required to perform duties and responsibilities
Ability to work weekends, holidays, and nights.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Officer must be currently employed and in "Good Standing" with employer.
Officer must have jurisdiction in this geographical area.
Must have agency approval to work extra job at GWCCA.
Officers must possess a current P.O.S.T. Certification and must be in "Good Standing" with P.O.S.T.
To learn more about our culture and campus, visit us at www.gwcca.org.
The Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such does not discriminate in hiring, promotions, or on terms or conditions of employment because of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, eligibility for military service, disability, or for any other illegal purpose.
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