Security Officer – Outpatient

Regular Full-Time 901 West Main Street, Freehold, NJ CentraState Medical Center
[ Overview ]

Provides security to the facility, employees, equipment, supplies and drugs. Control visitor traffic around the facility with the general welfare and safety of patients, visitors and employees being the primary goal.

[ Responsibilities ]

 

  • Promotes safe practices and reports any conditions which may affect the health and safety of all workers.
  • Makes regular tours of the facility and parking lots in order to detect safety and fire hazards, conditions that may breed theft and suspicious looking persons.
  • Locks and unlocks doors as required.
  • Assists in conducting fire drills and responds in actual emergencies.
  • Escorts off-shift employees to their cars.
  • Maintains safety log.
[ Qualifications ]

Education:

High School Diploma Or Equivalent Required

Additional Educational Requirements

Mandatory attendance in required training of “Appropriate Handling of Unruly and Dangerous Patients” and “Nonviolent Crisis Intervention” must completed within 6 months of hire and annually thereafter.

 

Work Experience:

Previous Security Experience Required

 

Licenses and Certifications:

A valid NJ driver’s license Required

 

Required Knowledge and Skills:

Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.     

[ Physical Demands ]

Working Conditions:

Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.

 

Exposure:

Potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.

 

Physical Demands:

Sitting – Frequently

Standing/Walking – Frequently

Kneeling/Stooping – Occasionally

Bending/Climbing – Occasionally

Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist – Occasionally

Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds – Occasionally

Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds – Occasionally

Typing/Filing – Rarely

 

Additional physical requirements:

Must be able to run 100 yards and lift and restrain combative patients.

Must be able to restrain an individual if necessary.

 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

[ Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion ]

CentraState Healthcare System prohibits discrimination based on arbitrary consideration of such characteristics such as race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender (including pregnancy), affectual or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or limitation, medical condition, genetic information, or veteran or military status, as well as any other legally protected class of persons and acts, in accordance with applicable State and Federal laws.