Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: November 22, 2021
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of
its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable
asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to
satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering
commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured;
educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and
improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a
patient's ability to pay for health care.The Security Officer
provides a valuable resource of information and service for
patients, visitors and the staff at the hospital. At all times the
officer must display a professional, helpful, and positive attitude
when dealing with all internal and external customers. In addition,
the officer is responsible to perform security duties, respond to
all security alerts, fires, and disasters (i.e. Disasters Levels I,
II, III, and IV, etc.). The core responsibility is to protect
staff, visitors, patients, and property according to policy and
procedures. JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Patrols hospital property to ensure the safety for patients,
visitors, employees, etc.
- Handles and monitors patients that exhibit violent
- Investigates security related incidents and documents findings
on an incident report.
- Documents and maintains a daily report of activities.
- Locks and unlocks various buildings around the hospital
- Responsible for being part of the fire and disaster response
- Enforces the hospital parking policy.
- Displays--a caring and professional attitude when greeting all
customers at all times.
- Demonstrates competence, as a member of the security alert
team, in responding to agitation/ violent behavior of an individual
requiring verbal de-escalation and/or physical restraint.
- Performs hazardous patient decontamination procedures.
Identifies hazards, selects proper personal protective equipment
(including respiratory protection) sets up appropriate
decontamination systems, removes contaminated clothing from
patients, and contains contaminated wastes for proper disposal.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS: Individual must be able to meet
established specific physical requirements of the job; sitting for
up to eight (8) hour/day, four (4) hour at a time; standing for up
to eight (8) hours/day, 4 hours at a time, and walking for up to
eight (8) hours/day, 4 hours at a time. Frequent handling and firm
griping in moving equipment, rarely fingering and twisting/turning.
Occasional lifting, carrying, pushing and walking of objects
weighing in excess of 200 pounds with assistance if needed.
Occasional stooping/bending, crouching, and reaching above shoulder
level. Hearing as it relates to normal conversation. Seeing as it
relates to general vision and color vision, and depth perception.
EDUCATION: Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
certificate (G.E.D.). TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Experience in
security/security related fields and customer service is preferred.
Please complete your application using your full legal name
and--current home address. --Be sure to--include--employment
history for--the past seven (7) years, including your present
employer.-- Additionally, you are--encouraged to upload a current
resume, including all work history, education, and/or
certifications and--licenses, if applicable. --It is highly
recommended that you create a profile at the conclusion of
submitting your first application. --Thank you for your interest in
St. Luke's!!St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal
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