The role of a Security Officer 1 is to provide a safe environment, to protect persons and prevent damage to property. The major responsibility of a Security Officer 1 is focused on prevention before an incident/offense occurs.
A Security Officer 1: Secures premises through patrols, follows schedules for locking and unlocking, arming and disarming security systems. Inspects buildings, equipment, and access points; permits entry, as required.
Monitors safety standards and reports hazards; blocked exits, fire safety, slippery floors, etc. Responds to Fire, Intrusion, Elopement and Infant Abduction alarm activations, investigate the cause and conduct appropriate follow up. Enforces HRHS policies.
Maintains accurate records of events and documents all necessary information into the Daily Activity Report and Event System. Assists clinical staff with Security related issues associated with patient as requested.
CONNECTING TO MISSION:
Holy Redeemer's ability to Care Comfort and Heal for our patients, residents and clients is directly correlated to the talents, motivation and compassion of our employees. A primary way Security connects to our mission is by welcoming everyone that enters our facilities in a friendly and generous manner. In addition we treat everyone at all times with fairness and honesty.
High School graduate or GED. Must be able to respond to emergency situations quickly and efficiently.
Must be able to communicate by means of telephone, cellular phone, and two-way radio equipment. Must be able to deal professionally and considerately with a variety of age groups. Must be proficient in with Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.
Must obtain a CPR certification within 3 months of hire. Must obtain a CPI Certification and an IAHSS Basic Certification within one year of hire and maintain these certifications for the duration of their employment. Prior Security experience preferred. Pa. Act 235 preferred.
LICENSE AND REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:
Valid Driver's License
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