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AdventHealth Security Officer PRN Weekend Day in Land O' Lakes, Florida

Description

Security Officer PRN AdventHealth Connerton

Location Address: 9441 Health Center Drive, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34637

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN/Weekend Day

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Provides Security assistance to hospital staff, Patients, and Services and visitors.

  • Maintains a safe, orderly hospital by controlling disorderly patients, visitors, visitor traffic, and motor vehicle traffic.

  • Assists the Emergency Department staff in the control and restraint of violent patients and Baker Act patients.

  • Assists the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Department with investigations of illegal acts committed in the hospital or on the property.

  • Assists and educates patients in the protection and safe-keeping of their valuables.

  • Conducts Fire Drills and provides critiques for responding personnel.

  • Is the Primary Response officer for Hazardous material spills.

  • Locks and unlocks doors as required.

  • Prepares Security Incident Reports on computer, and maintains those reports for possible future use.

  • Conducts monthly, quarterly, and yearly inspections on safety related equipment including but not limited to battery operated safety lighting.

  • Issues parking permits for hospital staff, maintaining a computer data file.

  • Provides physical security for the entire hospital complex including perimeter.

  • Prevents harm to persons and property within the hospital

  • Provides surveillance and protection of hospital staff, patients, visitors, and physical hospital assets.

  • Patrols all designated areas within the hospital other buildings and the exterior parking areas.

  • Provides security services for cash control of monies from the Gift Shop and other departments.

  • Responds to all fire alarms as outlined in the Hospital Fire and Emergency Disaster Plan.

  • Upon notification from hospital administrator, or designee, Lock-Down entire hospital with the electronic card access control computer.

  • Conducts hazard surveillance inspections of the hospital and grounds.

  • Directs unusual traffic on hospital property as needed.

  • Provides automobile jumpstart and door unlock services to persons in need on hospital property.

  • Provides safe escort services for hospital staff, patients, and visitors upon request.

  • Investigates and follows up on all incidents within the hospital or property and compiles the appropriate report.

  • Monitors med gas levels, to ensure that they are at a safe level. If low have office person contact the appropriate company to bring gas back to safe level.

  • Monitors med gas levels, to ensure that they are at a safe level. If low have office person contact the appropriate company to bring gas back to safe level.

  • Documents removal/delivery of supplies after normal duty hours.

  • Documents supplies removed from the Warehouse, laboratory supply, and Central Sterile Supply by hospital personnel after duty hours.

  • Receives all radioactive material delivered to the hospital after normal duty hours.

  • The Security Officer supports the Hospital Service Management Program.

  • Maintains good self-appearance and all hospital issued equipment

  • Creates a positive image by demonstrating a professional, courteous manner in all customer encounters.

  • Works toward the common goals of the hospital.

  • Maintains and demonstrates a positive attitude toward organizations and in dealing with the customer.

  • Develops positive working relations with other functionally related units of the hospital.

  • Acknowledges patients, staff, and physicians promptly.

  • Maintains patient, staff and hospital confidentiality at all times.

  • Communicates in a manner that reflects a positive image of department and the hospital.

  • Supports minor maintenance duties after normal business hours.

  • Handles minor maintenance issues as requested.

  • When efforts fail to resolve maintenance issue, On-call maintenance person is summoned.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Basic knowledge of security operations and hospital safety requirements.

  • Ability to communicate to individuals as well as large groups of people and coordinate large scale evacuations.

  • Working knowledge related to hospital compliance inspections preferred

  • High school graduate or GED.

  • Minimum of two years’ experience in Security or Law Enforcement

  • Florida Class “D” security license;

  • State of Florida class “E” drivers’ license

  • NIMS certification preferred

  • Crisis Management training preferred

Job Summary:

Monitor compliance with hospital policies and procedures, crime deterrence, and maintains a safe and secure environment for employees, patients and visitors. The position is highly visible to the public and must be executed in a professional, courteous manner. He/She reports to the Director of Security.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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