September 13, 2016

Security Officer - Queen of the Valley Napa

Universal Protection Service LP - Napa, CA

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  • Company
    Universal Protection Service LP Universal Protection Service LP
  • Location
    Napa, CA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description




Exceptional Security Officers are invited to apply for our Security Team at Queen of The Valley Medical Center in Napa, CA!

Terrific opportunity To serve the local community, to build on your security experience, and to work with a truly exceptional team. Outstanding training provided by a highly dedicated management team. Previous security experience preferred but not mandatory.

*Must be able to pass physical fitness test.

This hospital offers the community a warm, comfortable, familial place of healing. This is your opportunity to provide exceptional hospital security and work in a beautiful location! Our security officers 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.

Apply online. Visit our Napa office at 505 Alexis Court, Napa CA 94558. Parking is free!

As a Hospital Security Officer, you will provide unarmed, uniformed security, including, but not limited to, the following:

* Foot and vehicle patrol of interior and exterior areas of assigned locations

* Report suspicious activities and persons

* Write detailed narrative reports; maintain daily activity reports (DARs)

* Respond to emergency situations requiring security assistance.

* Access control through an admittance process

* Screen visitors and client employees in an efficient manner in order to expedite or bar their admittance to the site or facility

* Check for unsafe conditions, hazards, unlocked doors, security violations, and unauthorized persons

* Working knowledge of computers

* Strong public relations skills

* Candidates must be neat in appearance and present a positive public image

* Previous experience providing private security in a healthcare setting is highly advantageous.

Position Requirements

Qualified applicants for the Hospital Security Officer position will meet the following minimum requirements, as described below:

* High school diploma or equivalent required.

* Must be at least age 18

* Must possess a valid Guard License, or have applied and subsequently be issued such a license prior to employment.

* 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 BSIS Guard 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 required 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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