Security Officer-On Call in Oakland, CA at HSS Inc.

Date Posted: 4/15/2017

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Job Description



Position Summary: Working at the Alameda Health Systems locations located in San Leandro and Oakland, this position provides a superior level of customer service and positive interaction with guests, patients, community, and staff. Representing the standards of behavior that are pillars of success at Fairmont Hospital, Highland Hospital, San Leandro Hospital, and Alameda County Hospital are critical for the selected individual to be successful and provide service that exceeds customer expectations. Those behaviors are Communication, Quality and Safety, Professionalism, Teamwork, Relationships, and Ownership. It's not every day that you get to join a group of hospitals with a long-standing tradition of excellence housed within a spectacular facilities. That's the opportunity you have at HSS.



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: This is an on-call position.



Qualifications:

* Must be 21 or older (for driving positions)

* Must have a valid driver's license (for driving positions)

* Must have a current and valid Guard Card

* Must be willing to submit to drug screen and background verification

* Must have High school Diploma, GED, or equivalent

* Must be willing to receive inoculations and vaccinations (if working in hospital)



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. Previous 5150 experience highly desired.



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

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