Job Description

Security Officer - Security - Per Diem

SUMMARY: This position is accountable for maintaining all Security Department and VCH policies, standard operating procedures, and protocols. The incumbent will maintain a safe and secure environment for all employees, physicians, patients, visitors, and contractors/vendors on VCH property by being prepared for emergency situations and responding to all incidents and emergency situations properly. This position assists in visitor identification and health screening upon hospital entry, the effective operation of video surveillance equipment to aid in the protection of VCH property and assets, ensures the safety and visitor entry of the Emergency Department at all times, and detects and reports the existence of safety hazards.



  • A minimum of six (6) months experience in the security field, Honorably Discharged military veteran, graduate of an accredited security related program (i.e. Police Academy, criminal justice program), or completion of a security focused certification program
  • A minimum six months related experience preferred
  • Previous security experience in healthcare or hospital environment preferred
  • Availability to work any assigned shift
  • Must be able to read, write legibly, understand, and follow verbal and written English instruction
  • Possess good communication and customer service skills
  • Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with Security peers, Hospital employees, physicians, the public, and local law enforcement (as applicable)
  • Must be able to work collaboratively with a team and independently using sound judgement and common sense
  • Familiarity with computer and Microsoft Office program (specifically Word documents)
  • Bilingual Skills preferred.


  • High School Diploma/GED
  • A valid California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services-BSIS Guard Card (GUARD) - For candidates with a current POST certificate, a BSIS Guard Card must be obtained within 90 days of hire
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 30 days of hire
  • CDL - California Drivers License with acceptable driving record


Weekend, Weekdays and Holidays are required. Overtime activation as needed.

On Call for any shift, minimum expected shifts by policy.

Days 0645-1415, Evenings 1345-2215, Nights 2145-0615


  • $22.70 - $31.80

Disclaimer: Final compensation will be dependent upon skills and experience.


  • Madera, CA

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