Oak View Group

Event Security |Part-time| Ford Idaho Center

Location US-ID-Nampa
Job ID
OVG - Venue Management
Location Name
Ford Idaho Center
Regular Part-Time

Oak View Group

Oak View Group is a sports and entertainment company engaged in a wide variety of activities, including arena development, facility management, arena and stadium alliance, sponsorships and partnerships, security services, publications, conferences, and consulting. The company, privately held, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices throughout the world.


Event Security staff are responsible for ensuring that the arena is a safe and welcoming environment for all guests. Security staff will be responsible for ensuring guests enter safely, safety and security inside of the venue, limiting access to restricted areas, and de-escalating volatile situations


  • Greet guests as they enter the venue
  • Inspect bags for prohibited items upon entry
  • Monitor metal detectors for incoming patrons
  • Control entry and exit points
  • Maintain alcohol perimeters
  • De-escalate volatile situations
  • Direct patrons in an efficient matter
  • Communicate and enforce venue policies to guests
  • Secure the perimeter of ticketed areas
  • Verify credentials to ensure control of access into restricted areas
  • Recognize conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
  • Reports observations and incidents to Supervisors, Medical, or Police (e.g. accidents, fights, inappropriate social behavior, etc.)
  • Prepares documentation (e.g. incident and activity reports, security logs, etc.)
  • Performs all other related duties, as assigned by the Guest Services and Security Manager


    • High Schools Diploma, GED or equivalent preferred
    • Prior Customer Service and/or Security experience, preferred
    • Must have the ability to work flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays as needed
    • Ability to work outside, in adverse weather conditions, as needed
    • Must be able to work in noisy and crowded environments.
    • Knowledge and skill in radio communication

    Ability to remain calm and focused in fast-paced environment and stressful situations

Strengthened by our Differences. United to Make a Difference.

At OVG, we understand that to continue positively disrupting the sports and live entertainment industry, we need a diverse team to help us do it. We also believe that inclusivity drives innovation, strengthens our people, improves our service, and raises our excellence. Our success is rooted in creating environments that reflect and celebrate the diverse communities in which we operate and serve, and this is the reason we are committed to amplifying voices from all different backgrounds.

Vaccination Statement

We are committed to ensuring all our buildings and office locations are the safest in the world for artists, teams, employees, and fans. Based on recent encouraging trends in the U.S. and Canada. We highly encourage our employees to continue to get vaccinate and boosted against COVID-19.   Should circumstances change, we may need to reinstate vaccination requirements, in whole or in part, to safeguard the health of our employees, guests, performers, athletes, and partners.


Oak View Group is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (“protected class”) including, but not limited to veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law.


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