Event Passes for Country Stampede

Festival Security guards monitor and patrol assigned areas within festival grounds to minimize opportunities for theft, destruction of property, acts of violence or other illegal activities. They observe festival patrons to ensure they are abiding by the festival rules and regulations and provide crowd management as patrons enter, move within and exit the festival grounds. Festival Security guards are not required to or expected to take physical control of any patron but are allowed to use whatever force is reasonable and necessary to protect themselves or others from physical harm. Festival Security guards are expected to maintain positive patron relations at all times and work to resolve conflicts encountered at the lowest level possible. Festival Security guards monitor festival grounds for possible safety hazards and initiate requisite steps to resolve those hazards encountered. When required, Festival Security guards are expected to document incidents they witness or are involved in at the direction of a supervisor.

Festival Security Supervisor

Festival Security Supervisors, in addition to the duties required of a Festival Security guard, are expected to recruit, hire and schedule the requisite number of guards needed to properly monitor the area they are assigned. Festival Security Supervisors monitor the guards under their command to insure they perform all duties assigned. When required, Festival Security Supervisors are expected to document any performance issues that arise involving those under their command. Festival Security Supervisors will monitor the well-being of those Festival Security guards assigned to them and document their hours worked.

Festival Security Lead

Festival Security Leads monitor the Festivals Security Supervisors and insure they are performing their duties as assigned. Festival Security Leads have the authority to act on behalf of the Festival Security Manager and make decisions regarding the appropriate actions to take involving incidents related to the security and safety of festival patrons.

Shifts

  • Thursday
    Festival Gates: 8:00 am to Midnight
    Festival Vendor Gate: 8:00 am to Midnight
    All other positions: 3:00 pm to Midnight
  • Friday-Saturday
    Day Shift
    Festival Gates: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Festival Vendor Gate: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    All other positions: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Night Shift
    All Positions: 5 p.m. to Midnight
  • Sunday
    Day Shift
    Festival Gates: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Festival Vendor Gate: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    All other positions: 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Night Shift
    All Positions: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Starting Pay

$7.45 per hour

Backstage Security (These are typically filled by returning backstage security employees)

Backstage security guards are responsible for verifying all credentials for anyone in the backstage area. They are responsible for securing the entrances and exits to ensure there is no unauthorized access into the backstage area.

Important: The majority of backstage security positions are typically filled by returning backstage security employees. If you have not worked backstage security before but are still interested, feel free to apply for this position just please be aware that most positions are filled by the returning employees.

Shifts

**Shift times will vary for backstage security. Please ask you supervisor when he/she contacts you.**

Starting Pay

$7.75 per hour

Gates

Work at gates where patrons enter the festival grounds. When patrons enter the gates, your responsibility is to greet them with a "Welcome to Country Stampede!" and check their baggage for liquids, food, or weapons. You then scan their paperwork and put the appropriate band on them. Ticket takers are to dress appropriately with good shoes. No sandals and no short shorts. No smoking at the gate and no Country Stampede shirts are to be worn in festival grounds.

Shifts

  • Thursday
    3 p.m. - Close
  • Friday thru Sunday
    12 pm – 6 p.m.
    5:30 pm - Close
Starting Pay

$7.25 per hour

Camp Check-In

Greet patrons in their vehicles as they arrive to camp. Check credentials, scan them, and place the correct wristbands on each patron and the correct stickers on vehicles. Scan tickets of walk-ups and place the correct wristband on them. Several employees will act as cashiers, and some will act as traffic control directing vehicles into the correct lanes.

Shifts

  • General
    8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    4 p.m. to Midnight
    2 shifts: Midnight to 8 a.m. (Wednesday and Thursday nights)

Camping Check-In shifts begin Sunday, June 22 with the majority of shifts being filled for Tuesday evening through Saturday morning

Starting Pay

$7.25 per hour