Hospital Security Officer - Special Response Patient Watch
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POST DATE 8/16/2016
END DATE 10/27/2016
Universal Protection Service LP
HOSPITAL SECURITY OFFICER - SPECIAL RESPONSE PATIENT WATCH
READY TO WORK NOW* Live in the Sacramento area, and are you hungry for hours* If you have an open schedule, and if you enjoy helping the public, then consider Patient Watch.
What is Patient Watch* Patient observers are Security Officers who observe patients who may be a threat to themselves or others, and provide patients a safe environment. Security Officers maintain constant visual observation of the patient on special "observation".
This is an outstanding opportunity for Security Officers seeking additional hours and income in the Sacramento, CA Region. It is also a terrific opportunity for Security Officers who are new to the industry and want to get their foot in the door with a great market leader.
***Must be able to respond to patient watch security requests within the greater Sacramento area***
*Flexibility in scheduling
*Calm, professional demeanor
*Strong visual attention to detail
*Must receive medical clearance prior to working in a hospital setting
*Willing to receive: Hospital-specific training, safety training, Allied Universal healthcare academy, and customer service training.
Allied Universal recognizes and rewards your commitment to excellence. Our security professionals enjoy advancement opportunities, great salary and benefits including 401(k), a variety of medical, dental and vision options, holiday pay, training and development, and on-the-spot recognition programs.
Requirements for this position include the following:
* High school diploma or equivalent required. * Be at least 18 years of age. * Must possess a valid Guard License as required in the state for which you are applying. * As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a post-offer/pre-employment drug/alcohol test. * As a condition of continued employment, employee must maintain current active status of all required License at all times, and must carry the license at all times while on duty. * Must display exceptional customer service and communication skills. * Intermediate computer skills to utilize innovative, wireless technology at client specific sites.
Essential Physical and Mental Functions
* Stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet) * Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift * Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties * Occasionally lift or carry up to 40 pounds * Run as needed * Constant use of both hands and arms in reaching/handling/grasping/fingering while using phone, notepad, writing reports, and other administrative tasks * Constant use of eyes (correctable vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with public and co-workers, view security monitors; includes hand/eye coordination * Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing (correctable to normal level required) in communicating with public/co-workers, giving and receiving instructions, using phones * Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat; * Constant mental alertness and attention to detail required while setting priorities and following up on assignments * Must possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines * Must be able to frequently prepare written reports and logs in neat, legible handwriting; may require computer skills * Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and instructions * Must be able to handle pressure of working with high volume general public (constantly to occasionally depending on assignment)
Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.
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