Commissioned Security Officer is responsible for the enforcement of city, county, state and federal laws at Hospital complex. Will serve as liaison between the Hospital and the Houston Police Department. Performs a wide range of functions, the purpose of which the protection of Hospital property and personnel. Possesses interpersonal relation skills, verbal and written communication skills. Must demonstrate an excellent ability to make appropriate decisions with minimum of supervision and maintain a high degree of confidentiality with regard to the operation and interaction of the department and hospital.
SCOPE OF CARE:
Security - Maintain a Secure Environment by enforcement of hospital policies, municipal, state and federal laws; vehicle & pedestrian access control assistance, a myriad of other support services including access control, monitoring camera & alarm systems, investigations, escorts, lost and found, patient valuables, fingerprinting, defensive driving, etc. Safety - Fire drills, fire exits & door checks, lighting checks, enforcement of Safety (OSHA & other regulatory commissions), regulations, hazardous waste & chemical disposal and emergency preparedness. Completing incident reports and corrective action (work order, etc.) necessary to correct noted safety issue.
Hours of Operation:
The Department provides services twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, for all patients, visitors, physicians and employees.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Two (2) years experience as a Police Officer, preferably with the Houston Police Department.
Peace Officer Certification with the State of Texas (TCLOSE)
Education & Training:
High school diploma or equivalent
Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of federal, state and local criminal laws - must demonstrate ability to make
appropriate decisions with minimum of supervision and maintain a high degree of confidentiality with regard to the
operation of the department and Hospital.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER MINORITIES / WOMEN / VETERANS / DISABLED
St. Joseph Medical Center
High School Diploma/GED
Variable hr/wk Pd xBN xLP
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For 125 years St. Joseph Medical Center has provided an ever-increasing range of services to residents in the Greater Houston area. As the...