Sanford Health Security Officer - Security in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Job Title: Security Officer | Security | Sioux Falls
City: Sioux Falls
Department : Security - Sioux Falls
Job Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Days 6am to 6:30pm
Hours Per Shift: 12 hr
Enforces Sanford policies and procedures with all patients, visitors and staff. Patrols and secures facility buildings and grounds as assigned. Monitors conduct of visitors on premises and confronts unauthorized persons for questioning. Reports safety, fire hazards or security violations. Responds to all requests for assistance from employees, patients and visitors. Assists with any and all situation; i.e., problem-solving with positive outcomes. May escort personnel to and from parking areas as requested. Maintains records and prepares incident reports and other documents pertinent to security activities. Ability to work with all age groups. Must be able to prioritize calls for service in order of urgency based on safety needs. Sanford security officers are expected to work in highly stressful situations in which they are to de-escalate the situation as soon as possible. All Sanford security officers are requires to maintain awareness of local laws which affect the way individuals conduct themselves on private property. The necessary skills that are required involve the following: communicate effectively with all customers, ability to write professional reports, demonstrate the physical ability to perform basic security officers functions as trained. This position may have access to areas where medications are stored in order to perform their specific job related functions.
Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences. Answer alarms and investigate disturbances. Circulate among visitors, patrons, or employees to preserve order and protect property. Applies appropriate confidentiality and the sense of urgency in confidential investigations. Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security of premises. Analyzes the interests or requirements of the audience; shares only relevant information in a direct and efficient manner. Approaches a situation or problem by defining the problem or issue and determining its significance. Responds to and investigates potential and actual security violations.
High school diploma or equivalent required. College or vocational education is preferred.
Prior experience healthcare security, contract security and/or law enforcement is highly preferred.
May require a current valid driver's license with Sanford insurability dependent upon region. Basic certification by International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety required within one year of hire.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
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City: Sioux Falls
Job Function: Public Safety
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: WD02376