Security Officer - Armed STLCITY
Additional Information About the Role
- Work hours will be 2:30 pm to 11:00 pm
- Every other weekend required
- Shift Differential pay for Evenings, Midnights and Weekends
- Excellent Benefits Package
- Paid professional academy style training
- Opportunities for advancement
Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
The security division of the Barnes-Jewish Hospital Department of Public Safety concentrates on the safety and security of patients, visitors, and staff within the hospital and on campus. The department provides field officers, Bike and mobile patrol, investigators, and a communication unit for monitoring alarm systems and dispatching officers to service and emergency calls. All officers are required to complete annual training that focuses on health care security.
The Armed Security Officer provides continuous patrols of the Barnes Jewish Hospital / St. Louis Children?s Hospital / Washington University Medical Campus, within St. Louis City, being attentive and alert to the safety and welfare of visitors, patients, volunteers, staff, employee, and hospital property. Interacts with the residents and visitors to St. Louis City as well as communicates with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.
ResponsibilitiesIndividuals must be 21 years or older to work in this position.Responds to an array of emergency and non-emergency situations within the Barnes Jewish Hospital / St. Louis Childrens Hospital and Washington University Medical Campus, in St. Louis City, according to approved, established Department protocol.Prevent losses and damage by reporting irregularities, information violators of policy and procedures.Mitigates crisis situations, such as responding to disturbances, fires, crimes against persons and property. Maintains the organization?s stability and reputation by complying with legal requirements and interacting with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department as necessary.Complete reports by recording observations, information, occurrences, and surveillance activities; interviewing witnesses; obtaining signatures.Secures the premises and personnel; monitor surveillance equipment; inspect buildings; equipment and access points; permitting entry into Barnes Jewish Hospital / St. Louis Childrens Hospital / Washington University Medical Complex by continuous patrols.BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.
EducationHigh School Diploma or GED
Supervisor ExperienceNo Experience
Licenses & CertificationsValid Driver's License