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AdventHealth Security Officer - On Call - Days in Tavares, Florida


Security Officer

 AdventHealth Waterman

Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way, Tavares, FL

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman

Work for a healthcare system that believes in “Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ”

  • Work for a healthcare system that believes in “Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ”
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • No State income tax
  • Competitive Pay and benefits

 Work Hours/Shift:

On Call, Days and rotating weekends

You Will Be Responsible For:

  •          Routinely patrols hospital buildings and campus grounds
  •          Performs proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats
  •   Maintains knowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans. Facilitates planned drills and simulations
  •          Provides information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.
  •          Documents and manages security records
  •          Locks and unlocks doors according to schedule. Ensures all buildings are secured after-hours according to the lockdown schedule.
  •          Responds to emergency calls for assistance to control disorderly conduct or combative patients and/or visitors
  •          Follows facility protocol regarding Baker Act patients
  •          Responds to and coordinates emergency code activity
  •          Performs other duties as assigned

What You Will Need:

  •          Associate’s degree with course work in security, law enforcement, or emergency management, OR
  •          Technical college certificate in a criminal justice or related field, OR
  •          One year of security, law enforcement, emergency medical services (EMS), firefighting, or military experience

  • State of Florida Class E driver’s license and driving record in accordance with AdventHealth Policy
  • International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Basic Training Certification. If applicant is not currently certified, must be completed within the first 180 days of employment.

Job Summary:

Provides security services to promote a safe environment for staff, patients and visitors. Investigates, documents and manages security incidents and hazards.

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.