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Security Officer I


Reno, NV, US, 89521

Requisition ID:  5051

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.

Your Future at Play. You'll have an opportunity to develop your skills in the following areas:

An individual contributor that maintains the physical security of personnel and property within local IGT facilities by enforcing all IGT security directives and regulations.

Trainee position under close supervision of a Security Officer ll or above.

  • Primary focus of the position is upon maintaining security of personnel and property of assigned facility
  • Observes facilities from a fixed post or by patrolling on foot
  • Monitors behavior and enforces security regulations
  • Identifies and reports violators as appropriate
  • Communicates security violations or other threats to physical security (fire, disorder, any emergency)
  • Prepares reports of all incidents involving criminal and security violations

Security Operation Center

  • Receives, reviews and trouble shoots level 1 security equipment failures under the supervision of a SO ll or above.
  • Monitors security officer current assignments
  • Ensures calls are resolved
  • Documents shift activity in the Daily Activity Log
  • Monitors access control, intrusion detection, fire alarm, video surveillance systems, and CCTV under supervision of a Level ll or above

Customer Service

  • Proactively maintains an environment that is safe and secure in appearance and in actuality
  • Provides professional and courteous service at all times
  • Attempts to diffuse or prevent dangerous or criminal activities whenever possible
  • Educates IGT employees regarding security policies and regulations
  • Assists IGT employees with issues relating to security (security escorts, providing directions, assisting with badging, etc.)

Assignment of Work

  • Work is subject to close supervisory oversight and review
  • Detailed instructions are given on new assignments
  • Follows established procedures on recurring assignments
  • Escalates all non-routine issues or problems to senior personnel for resolution

Ready to Play? Our players have skills in the following areas:

Knowledge/Skills/Experience - Preferred but not required

  • Has basic knowledge of:
    • Federal, state, local laws and ordinances
    • Security/law enforcement equipment
    • Security protective systems (fire alarms, building access, CCTV experience, etc.)
    • Associate's Degree/High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Has the following certifications - Preferred but not required
    • CPR certification
    • First Aid
    • AED
  • Availability to work any shift and overtime, if needed, with little or no advance notice.

Keys to Success

  • Building collaborative relationships
  • Decision making
  • Drive results
  • Foster innovation
  • Personal energy
  • Self-leadership



In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit

Nearest Major Market: Reno
Nearest Secondary Market: Tahoe