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Arrest Authority Security Guard

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Arrest Authority Security Guard - Security 001 - PRN, Rotating - SVM-St Vincent's Riverside - Jacksonville, FL

Ascension St. Vincent’s, based in Jacksonville, Florida, has served the people of Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia since 1873. It is home to the largest cardiovascular program between Atlanta and Orlando. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, Ascension St. Vincent's is widely recognized for delivering quality, compassionate care.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

As an Associate with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, 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

  • Provides information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety

  • Provides follow-up with local prosecution, law enforcement and court systems as applicable

  • Has authority to arrest for both felonies and misdemeanors under applicable law

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree requiredCertification specializing in Peace Officer obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Security Guard specializing in Concealed Weapon obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date
     

Preferred Qualifications:

3 - 5 years of Law Enforcement Experience Preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
 
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

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students. 
 

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

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

 
 
Job ID: 372390
Category: Sfty Secrty and Envnt of Care
Facility: FLJAC St Vincents Medical Ctr
Ministry: Ascension St. Vincent's, FL
Location: Jacksonville, FL

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