Public Safety Officer-PRN/(as needed) - Piedmont Mountainside (Jasper, GA)

Job Number: 1044220

Piedmont Mountainside Hospital - Jasper, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: PRN


Description

2 open PRN/(as needed) positions
Location - Jasper, GA

JOB PURPOSE:
Responsible for a variety of routine safety and emergency security activities while safeguarding students, employees, visitors, patients and property. First responder to all emergency incidents within the assigned
facility.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 Maintains security of the hospital, professional buildings and parking lot/deck.
 Responsible for a variety of safety routine and emergency security activities
 Perform incident documentation and initial incident investigation.
 Responsible for actively monitoring all at risk patients and deescalating difficult situations.
 Respond appropriately to aggressive behavior and apply physical restraints.
 Perform documentation in the medical record.
 Enforces all PHC policies, regulations and applicable state and federal laws.
 Directs traffic when needed
 Assists patients/visitors by giving directions and responding to emergencies.
 Advocates crime prevention and a secure work environment through observation, interaction, and intervention.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
 Capable of demonstrating basic literacy and satisfactory interpersonal communication skills.
 Ability to learn and operate computerized security systems, CCTV monitoring equipment, and standard 2-way radios.
 Possess public/human relations skills, able to cope with stress and emergency situations.

Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or GED required.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
One year of experience in general security, military or other public safety experience.

MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Valid Georgia Driver’s License

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
 Certified Healthcare Security Officer (IAHSS) preferred
 Georgia Law Enforcement Peace Officer Standards & Training (P.O.S.T.) certification preferred
 Ability to type approximately 30 words per minute and enter data on a computer keyboard preferred
 Carry less lethal weapons such as a Taser CEW and/or an expandable baton required

Diversity & Inclusion

At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.


Excellence at Work

Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.



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