Security Officer - Security
JOB SUMMARY: This position is accountable for maintaining all Security Department and policies, standard operating procedures, and protocols. The incumbent will maintain a reasonably safe and secure environment for all employees, physicians, patients, visitors, and contractors/vendors on hospital property by being prepared for emergency situations and responding to those situations properly. This position assists in visitor identification and screening, the effective operation of video surveillance equipment to aid in the protection of hospital property and assets, and detects the existence of safety hazards. The incumbent will be familiar with all Hospital unlock and lock down procedures and will support the arrival and departure procedures of helicopter operations. Performs other duties as assigned by Security Leadership.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires: A) a High School Diploma/GED; B) a valid California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services-BSIS Guard Card (GUARD) or a current POST certificate. For candidates with a POST certificate, a BSIS Guard Card must be obtained within 90 days of hire; C) an Expandable Baton Permit (BATON PERM) obtained within 60 days of hire; D) a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification obtained within 30 days of hire; E) a minimum of 1 year experience in the security field or graduate of an accredited security related program (i.e. Police Academy, criminal justice program); F) a valid California Driver's License (CDL) and satisfactory DMV record (DMV); G) familiarity with PC operations; and H) availability to work any assigned shift.Must be able to read, write legibly, understand, and follow verbal and written English instruction. Possesses good customer relations skills. Must be able to communicate and interact effectively with Security peers, other Hospital employees, physicians, and the public, and work independently using good judgment and common sense. Prefer previous security experience in healthcare or hospital environment. Bilingual skills desirable.
POSITION DETAILS: Per Diem, shift varies, weekends and holidays required