Bar Security

  • Job Reference: 00001893-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2021
  • Company: RTW, LLC
  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Law Enforcement
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

The job of the security personnel entails ensuring that patrons are safe when they are within the bar. Bar security personnel are also in charge of enforcing the liquor and bar entry laws of the establishment.

Responsibilities and Duties

Inspects various sections of the establishment, from the bathrooms to the bar itself, to ensure safety

Patrols the bar from time to time to look for any threats to the bar's security

Identifies rowdy patrons and ejects them from the establishment, if they are a nuisance to other patrons

Monitors the bar occupancy to ensure it doesn't exceed maximum capacity

Inspects the identification of patrons to prevent underage individuals from entering

Monitors entrances and exits and ensures that individuals who have been barred do not get into the establishment

Resolves conflicts and restrains anyone who gets into a fight

Takes care of patrons' welfare -- for instance, by summoning taxis for them on request-- and, where warranted, frisks patrons to ensure they do not get into the bar with weapons or illegal items

Writes up reports of incidents at the bar for record-keeping purposes


Presentable and courteous

Valid Unarmed Security Guard license or the ability to attain a license

Always mentally alert to quickly spot any disturbance on the premises


Could be exposed to dangerous circumstances and rough individuals.

Businesses are open nights, weekends, and sometimes holidays


Up to $25/hr for qualified applicants.