Under the direction of the Manager, Security Systems and Transportation, the Security Officer performs a variety of security and safety related functions while involved in the safeguard of employees, patients, visitors and property as outlined in the MIBH policy manuals.
Provide parking enforcement and traffic control for all patients, visitors, and employees throughout hospital property. Gives appropriate assistance to all when needed or requested.
High school graduate or equivalent.
Minimum six months of experience in security law enforcement, Fire Squad, EMS or military and a high school level education or the equivalent combination of experiences and education.
Eligible to obtain NYS Security Guard License within 90 days of hire date or possess current NYS Law Enforcement Officer certification
Must hold a valid NYS Drivers License
CPR and AED certified and / or obtain within 120 days or EMT Certification or BLS for healthcare providers
Must be able to demonstrate ability to effectively manage disruptive or combatant patients within the first 90 days of hire.
Must have basic understanding or working knowledge with various access control systems and devices.
Ongoing possibility of safety risks. Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions while responding to or performing security operations on all shifts.
Work regularly requires sustained concentration. Prolonged / extensive sitting, standing, walking, climbing, lifting up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to trained and fit tested to wear respiratory equipment.