Public Safety Officer, 6am-6pm, Walton

Job Number: 1055742

Piedmont Walton Hospital - Monroe, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

This position will be a DAY shift Position!


The hours of your shifts will be 6AM to 6PM! 


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.  



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 Drivers 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

May be required to carry company approved firearm  

 

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.   

 

Disclaimer  

 

The above information is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of the personnel so classified.

 

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