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Security Officer

Waterloo, IA | Other
1 Day Ago

Job Description

Overview

Security Officer

UnityPoint Health – Allen Safety & Security

PRN As Needed

 

Provide security for patients, employees, and visitors. Protect hospital building, assets and premises as assigned. Oversees all the hospital's security systems. Helps to lead the daily operations of the hospital's security officers and safety techs. Assist the Manager of Safety and Security with Emergency Management.

 

Why UnityPoint Health?  

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members. 
  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve. 
  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in. 
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation. 
  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience. 
  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve. 

  

Visit us at UnityPoint.org/careers to hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work. https://dayinthelife.unitypoint.org/  

Responsibilities

  • Patrol hospital buildings and premises to prevent fire, theft, vandalism, and intruders.
  • Monitor conduct of visitors on hospital premises.
  • Confront unauthorized persons for questioning as needed.
  • Perform investigations for incidents criminal and non-criminal which occur on property.
  • Report safety and/or fire hazards or security violations.
  • Trend analysis and mitigation of identified security risks. This will also include participation in risk assessments as appropriate.
  • Maintains daily security logs and reports.
  • Monitoring, managing, testing and training of UnityPoint Health-Allen security systems, which include, but are not limited to camera systems, access control systems, duress buttons, infant abduction systems, and patient wandering systems.
  • Assist in safety and security educational programs for the hospital.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma/GED or highest level of post-secondary education.
  • Certified Law Enforcement Officer within the state of Iowa or retired law enforcement in good standing. Law enforcement officer within Black Hawk County preferred
  • Professional or Non-Professional Permit to Carry Weapons per Iowa Code Chapter 724.
  • Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
  • Annual Firearm qualified documentation.
  • Must have all National Incident Management System compliant classes taken within one year.
  • Must read, write, and speak English fluently.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with people of diverse professional, educational and lifestyle backgrounds.
  • Must be able to problem solve.
  • Must model professionalism.
  • Ability to be flexible with work assignments

Preferred:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice law enforcement
  • Law enforcement experience and completion of Field Training at the Law Enforcement Department.
  • CHSO (Certified Healthcare Security Officer) within six months of employment.
  • CAHSO (Certified Advance Healthcare Security Officer) within one year of employment.

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