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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Associate Security Officer, Lubbock in Lubbock, Texas

We are a ministry that stands by our Values and our Promise - Know me, care for me, easy my way.

This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current open positions at the following locations: Covenant Medical Center and Covenant Children's Hospital

The status of the position and shift will vary depending on the location.

There are 3 different shifts; day, evening and overnight. The work hours vary based on location; 8 hour, 10 hour, and 12 hour shifts.

In this position you will :

  1. Responsible for patrolling assigned areas, on foot or by vehicle, providing service and protection for the CHS campus community. Detects and identifies any suspicious person(s), accidents, various public service calls and other miscellaneous incidents.

  2. Responsible for responding to crimes in progress, crimes that have already occurred, disturbances, suspicious persons, accidents, various public service calls and other miscellaneous incidents.

  3. Investigates complaints, criminal incidents, suspicious activity and accidents. Prepares detailed written offense/incident reports.

  4. Provides general information and assistance to patients, visitors and employees, including safety-related escorts as requested, to various campus locations.

  5. Collaborates with various CHS campus department personnel and external agencies to gather and exchange information; promote departmental services provided to the campus community.

  6. Assure proper working order of departmental equipment; notify appropriate personnel when repairs and/or maintenance are necessary.

  7. Screen and intervene as necessary to confront and restrain hostile and abusive persons in a manner necessary to reduce risk of personal injury to patients, visitors or employees, and to minimize the disruption of the CHS campus operations.

  8. Attend Department provided training for the use and application of handcuffs, and will successfully pass written and practical tests and will carry Department issued handcuffs at all times while on duty.

  9. Attend Department provided training for the use and application of the Guardian 8 Pro V2 non-lethal device, and will successfully pass written and practical tests and will carry Department issued Guardian 8 at all times while on duty.

To qualify for an Associate Security Officer:

Minimum Qualifications:

Experience: Minimum of 1 year work experience in a customer service related working environment using basic computer skills

License/Certification:

Texas (Class C) Driver's License.

Must have or be able to obtain Texas Non-Commission Security Officer Registration from the Texas Private Security Board.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 year of Security, Law Enforcement or Military Police experience, preferably within a hospital or campus environment.

  • 30 hours or more of higher education course work.

  • Documented customer service training.

Covenant Health System is a faith-based ministry, focused on caring for the whole person - body, mind, and spirit - working with others to improve health and quality of life in our communities.

Thank you for applying with CHS. Your application will carefully be reviewed for the position(s) you have applied for. Please continue to seek career opportunities with us by visiting our web site at www.covenanthealth.org. Your interest in Covenant Health System is appreciated.

Covenant Health System provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant Health System complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: Covenant Health

Category: Facilities Security

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