Safety & Security Officer (Good Samaritan Safety & Security) Lebanon - Per Diem/PRN (Day/Evening/Nights)

Lebanon, PA | Service and Trades | Tracking Code: 52345

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PRN (As Needed) - Varied Shifts

 

General Summary:

 

Under the general supervision of the Manager-Security Operations and the Security Supervisors, provides a safe and secure environment for, and responds to the needs of patients, employees, visitors and other customers of the System. Protects System buildings, assets and premises as assigned.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Patrols buildings and premises to prevent fire, theft, vandalism, and intrusion. Patrols parking lots to ensure the safety of individuals and the security of parked vehicles. Reports all suspicious activity, parking violations and abandoned vehicles.
  • Responds to emergency situations such as accidents and injuries, fire alarms, crimes in progress and safety hazards. Provides assistance, summons proper authorities and polices area to maintain order, safety and to protect property. 
  • Employs all necessary equipment to include Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during situations that are deemed unsafe and during interactions with precaution patients.
  • Responds to inquiries for advice or assistance from employees, students, visitors, and other customers; provides physician restraint of psychiatric patients and others as needed.
  • Monitors conduct of visitors on premises; confronts unauthorized persons for questioning as needed; secures weapons and contraband.
  • Escorts personnel and visitors to parking lots and hospital buildings.
  • Notifies police in case of theft, breaking and entering or other matters requiring notification of authorities. Participates in investigations; maintains records, prepares incident reports and other documents pertinent to safety and security activities and attends hearings.
  • Conducts routine visual inspections; Reports safety and/or fire hazards or security violations.
  • Coordinates and/or responds to on site fire drills; responds to on site fire alarms and assists the responding fire department.
  • Secures and/or unlocks offices and facilities.
  • Supports the parking policy, enforcing parking regulations, providing traffic management and performing other related duties.
  • Provides administrative support for programs and policy implementation and maintenance as assigned.
  • Assists with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.
  • Performs Security Operations Technician duties as assigned.
  • Secures patient valuables and found property.
  • Prepares clear, concise and factual incident reports.
Required Skills

Minimum Education              

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.

                                             

Minimum Experience           

  • 1 Year working in security, military or law enforcement (preferred)

 

Preferred Field Of Expertise        

  • Criminal justice, law enforcement or related field

 

Required Certification/Registration          

  • Must obtain Basic Security Officer Certification through IAHSS within 12 months of employment ; CPR/AED certification; Hazmat Operations; Handcuffing; OC Spray; Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (Training will be provided within 12 months of hire if needed)

  

Required Course(s)/Training       

  • Patient restraint in-service (Training will be provided within 12 months of hire if needed)

  

Skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to manage high volume of interpersonal relationships with tact and diplomacy

 

Other

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license in the current state of residence. Driving record must meet requirements established by WellSpan Risk Management.

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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