Paladin Security has a challenging and motivating position available that will expose Healthcare hopefuls to the exciting world of Healthcare Security. As an essential member of the Healthcare team, the Healthcare Security Officer's role is to help provide a safe and secure environment while ensuring the security and the safety of staff, patients, physicians and others on the site, while also protecting property and information.
Successful candidates will provide a variety of services which are site specific including:
•Ensure the security of the site and the safety of the public, staff and others on site.
•Demonstrates an understanding and commitment to Paladin's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety and environmental safety. Undertake available training to maintain a high standard of professional development.
•Utilize two-way radio and computer applications for communicating site activities.
•Patrol interior and exterior of facility, as assigned, to ensure personal, building, and equipment security.
•Watch for and report irregularities, such as security breaches, facility and safety hazards, and emergency situations; contact emergency responders, such as police, fire, and/or ambulance personnel, as required.
•Provide up-to-date and accurate verbal and/or written reports on all site activity and incidents that occur.
•Monitor and screen visitors, preventing unauthorized entry; be confident and composed when resolving disruptions.
•Sustain effective relationships with key stakeholders and provide specialized security services according to client needs.
•Based on specific site posting, log and report all incidents reported by hospital staff, physicians, patients or visitors.
•Offer support to any person in need of assistance.
•Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
•Remain calm and effectively perform in emergency situations.
•Write comprehensive reports and maintain proper records using effective communication skills.
•Detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel.
•Basic knowledge of security procedures and non-defensive communication.
•Ability to follow, and enforce safety codes, regulations, and procedures.
•Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, and customer service orientation.
•Ability to handle private and confidential information with a high amount of discretion.
•Present a professional image to the public.
•Adhere to our Code of Ethics in performing job requirements.
•Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures.
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
•Must be willing to work on-call and be able to pick-up shifts on short notice.
•Open availability needed. Flexibility to work all shifts (afternoons/nights/weekends).
•Willing to commute to different locations across the Lower Mainland.
•Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
•Demonstrated superior customer service skills.
•Must be bondable and able to pass a security clearance.
•High School Diploma.
•Must be 19 years old and meet all other minimum requirements for a security license in the Province.
All interested candidates MUST submit an application online at www.paladinsecurity.com/careers. Only those applicants who are short-listed will be contacted for an interview.
About Paladin Security
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