Security Officer-Full Time-Graves in Englewood, CO at HSS Inc.

Date Posted: 8/9/2017

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Job Description

Position Summary:

Working at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, this position plays a critical role in ensuring the safety and security of patients, staff, and visiting members of the community while exemplifying the standards of a positive costumer experience. As part of HealthONE, Swedish Medical Center serves as the Rocky Mountain Region's referral center for neurotrauma and as the region's first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, a recognized leader in the most advanced stroke care. Swedish offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty and is an eight time winner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award and a Top 100 Hospital recognized by Reuters. An acute care hospital with 368 licensed beds, Swedish is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 100 years. Annually, Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,300 physicians. It's not every day that you get to join a hospital with a long-standing tradition of excellence that Swedish Medical Center.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Provide a visible deterrence to crime, prohibited activities, or suspicious activities in public and non-public which may include but is not limited to areas such as the main building, outlying buildings, grounds, parking areas, stairways, tunnels, mechanical areas, or patient treatment areas
* Respond quickly and effectively to emergency and non-emergency situations
* Escort persons and assist facility personnel
* Be alert for activities, which could result in injury to a person or damage to or loss of property
* Communicate effectively with diverse people including clients or their representatives, client employees, visitors, or client vendors
* Comprehend and fulfill written or verbal instructions
* Write accurate, clear, and legible reports
* Maintain a positive working relationship with facility staff member
* Maintain a thorough knowledge of a facility and where applicable of multiple facilities
* Enforce and abide by all regulations and guidelines of the facility and HSS
* Perform other duties at the direction of or in the absence of the Security leader or Facility Security Representative

Shift Details:  Thursday-Monday: 00:00 to 08:00 

Qualifications:

Education:
High School Diploma or General Education Degree

License/Certification:
Obtain applicable jurisdictional security licenses; may require motor vehicle driver's license; complete TEAM training, HSS and Facility New Employee Orientation upon employment with HSS. Ability to obtain client/contract specific licenses or certifications which may include, but is not limited to, CPR/First Aid, NRA, IAHSS, etc.

Experience:
Prefer experience in dealing with the public in a customer service setting

Skills:
Read, write, and speak English language; able to write routine reports and correspondence; possess basic computer skills; meet applicable license requirements; observe, walk, stand, sit, or drive for extended periods of time in various weather conditions; run, climb stairs, and carry fire extinguishers or other emergency equipment; help restrain or lift a person; occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds; frequently required to use hands, handle or feel objects or controls, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear; specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus; self-motivation and ability to work independent of immediate supervision.

HSS will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or any other status protected by law

 

~CB