Security Officer

Sesame Place San Diego

Security Officer

Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you enjoy putting a smile on people’s faces? Do you love making guests feel at home – even if that home covers 80 acres and is full of breathtaking attractions, shows and animals? We’re looking for fun, friendly, energetic individuals to provide exceptional guest services throughout our theme parks.

What you get to do:

As a Security Officer, you’ll ensure the highest level of guest safety, security and satisfaction. You’ll serve in a number of key roles providing the professional demeanor and reassuring presence that gives guests and Ambassadors peace of mind and enhances their overall park experience. You will:

  • Provide guests and team members with safe and secure environment
  • Practice safe work habits, including the use of personal protective equipment
  • Work security checkpoints
  • Complete general security tasks
  • Inspect all bags to prevent the introduction of contraband into the park
  • Monitor all vehicles and employees entering and exiting the park
  • Check ID cards and control vehicle and pedestrian traffic
  • Complete security lockdowns after operating hours
  • Perform routine foot and vehicle patrols
  • Respond and provide aid for emergency situations
  • Maintain order in large crowds and perform traffic control
  • Testify in court when necessary
  • Serve as the Park Dispatcher, Communications Center, and Emergency Operations Center Officer
  • Work as Security Lead Officer or Officer in Charge (OIC) in the absence of an on-site supervisor

What it takes to succeed:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid certification or able to obtain them
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal and multi-tasking skills
  • California issued Guard Card
  • Ability to maintain calm and order in high-pressure situations
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Ability to work with large crowds in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to stand and walk for entire shift

The perks of the position:

As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:

  • Paid Floating Holidays
  • Accrual based Paid Time Off
  • SEA Employee Complimentary Park Tickets and Passes
  • SEA Park Discounts on Food and Merchandise
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401K plan
  • Voluntary Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Benefits
  • Dependent and Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Plan

More Information

Sesame Place San Diego

Chula Vista, CA


Part Time



5/25/2022 11:59 PM ET