Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators
On the Job
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators patrol and protect casino property. They watch for illegal or irregular activities, like cheating or theft. They may use one-way mirrors above the casino floor or in the cashier's cage.
Typical Work Tasks
People who work in this career often:
- Discuss performance, complaints, or violations with supervisors.
- Monitor operations to ensure compliance with safety or security policies or regulations.
- Observe individuals' activities to gather information or compile evidence.
- Train employees in proper work procedures.
- Direct security operations.
- Operate surveillance equipment to detect suspicious or illegal activities.
Typical Working Conditions
- Having telephone conversations.
- Working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
- Frequent decision-making.
- Working with a group or team.
- The importance of being accurate or exact.
- Being in situations in which conflicts arise.
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