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Security Guard

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Security Guard - Security 001 - FT Nights - St Mary's Hospital - Amsterdam, NY

Why Join Ascension?

For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve. So if you’re looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

  • Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.
  • Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO.  Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.  
  • Culture of Teamwork: We encourage diversity of talent and thought; while offering the support of a multidisciplinary team. We work to build teams that respect each other. A team that respects each other feels good. We are on a mission to help people feel good, patients and associates.

Teamwork: Our open, highly collaborative work environment allows nurses to identify and share ideas across disciplines so we can all give better care.

What You Will Do

As a Security Officer with St. Mary's Hospital -NY, you will have the opportunity to provide security services to ensure a safe environment for staff and visitors.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats.
  • Investigates, documents and manages security incidents and hazards.
  • Maintains knowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans. May facilitate planned drills and simulations.
  • Trains and mentors staff on environment of care and emergency management processes and procedures. Provides information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.
  • Provides for traffic and parking enforcement within campus area and participates in foot and vehicle patrols.
  • Reports potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel.
  • Operates vehicle in a safe and responsible manner to avoid accidents and traffic or parking violations.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Drivers License credentialed from the New York Bureau of Motor Vehicles obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Security Guard credentialed from the  New York Department of State
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider. 
    • Law Enforcement. 
    • Management of Aggressive Behavior credentialed from the Management of Aggressive Behavior Training International, Inc. 
    • Security Professional. . 

Education & Work Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.
 
State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

St. Mary's Healthcare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 364758
Category: Sfty Secrty and Envnt of Care
Facility: NYAMS St Marys Hosp
Ministry: St. Mary's Healthcare, NY
Location: Amsterdam, NY

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