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Northwell Health Armed Security Officer- Southside Hospital (Full Time/Overnight shift)(Tuesday-Saturday) in Bay Shore, New York

Req Number 00382V

Job Description

Protects and safeguards hospital property, personnel, patients and visitors. Maintains order, detects crime and works to prevent future occurrences; operates hospital vehicles; enforces Hospital Security policies. Assist in the investigation and surveillance of patient, visitors and employees.

1.

Patrols

and monitors buildings and grounds to protect life and property and to prevent

fire, thefts, vandalism, illegal entry and enforce hospital policies.

2.

Enforces

access control policy. Secures doors,

locks, etc. and activates or de-activates alarms, as required.

3.

Controls

and regulates pedestrian and vehicular traffic in a safe, orderly and

respectful manner.

4.

Operates

and maintains facility vehicles in accordance with regulatory compliance and

policies.

5.

Operates

and maintains all security and facility equipment in accordance with manufacturers'

guidelines and facility policies.

6.

Writes incident report in accordance with policies and

procedures to document

events.

7.

Checks

contents of packages.

8.

Restrains

patients and unruly persons, on the hospital grounds and in buildings; assists

security personnel in the performance of their duties, through the use of

physical force, when required.

9.

Reports

all fire hazards and safety violations. Escorts Hospital personnel, as required.

10.

Assists

in surveillance of high profile patient/visitors and associated records.

11.

Assist

in the investigations of visitors, patients and employees and makes

recommendation

12.

Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Active sworn law enforcement of a US State or Territory, required.

margin-left:18.7pt;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-outline-level:1" OR

margin-left:18.7pt;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-outline-level:1"Retired sworn law enforcement of a US State or Territory, required AND possess a valid Pistol Permit, which authorizes the permit holder to carry a pistol in the geographical area of their employment, required AND Valid NYS Armed Security Guard License, required.

  • Valid NYS Drivers License

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margin-left:18.7pt;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-outline-level:1"Valid NYS CDL Permit (Class B-with Passenger Certification valid for air brakes) within six (6) months of employment, required based on operational needs of a specific Business Unit.

  • Obtain authorization to carry a firearm from the Vice President of Protective Services OR the Corporate Director of Security.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) or equivalent certification within orientation period, required.

Minimum of one (1) year experience as a Security Officer, preferred.

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