Security Officer Tampa Full Time Evenings at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/26/2021

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  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
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  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description

Security Officer AdventHealth Tampa
Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Evenings 2:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Provides Security assistance to hospital staff, Patients, and Services and visitors.
  • Maintains a safe, orderly hospital by controlling disorderly patients, visitors, visitor traffic, and motor vehicle traffic.
  • Assists the Emergency Department staff in the control and restraint of violent patients and Baker Act patients.
  • Assists the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Department with investigations of illegal acts committed in the hospital or on the property.
  • Assists and educates patients in the protection and safe-keeping of their valuables.
  • Conducts Fire Drills and provides critiques for responding personnel.
  • Is the Primary Response officer for Hazardous material spills.
  • Locks and unlocks doors as required.
  • Prepares Security Incident Reports on computer,and maintains those reports for possible future use.
  • Conducts monthly, quarterly, and yearly    inspections on safety related equipment including but not limited to battery operated safety lighting.
  • Issues parking permits for hospital staff, maintaining a computer data file.
  • Provides physical security for the entire hospital complex including perimeter.
  • Prevents harm to persons and property within the hospital
  • Provides surveillance and protection of hospital staff, patients, visitors, and physical hospital assets.
  • Patrols all designated areas within the hospital other buildings and the exterior parking areas.
  • Provides security services for cash control of monies from the Gift Shop and other departments.
  • Responds to all fire alarms as outlined in the Hospital Fire and Emergency Disaster Plan.
  • Upon notification from hospital administrator, or designee, Lock-Down entire hospital with the electronic card access control computer.
  • Conducts hazard surveillance inspections of the hospital and grounds.
  • Directs unusual traffic on hospital property as needed.
  • Provides automobile jumpstart and door unlock services to persons in need on hospital property.
  • Provides safe escort services for hospital staff, patients, and visitors upon request.
  • Investigates and follows up on all incidents within the hospital or property and compiles the appropriate report.
  • Monitors med gas levels, to ensure that they are at a safe level. If low have office person contact the appropriate company to bring gas back to safe level.
  • Monitors med gas levels, to ensure that they are at a safe level. If low have office person contact the appropriate company to bring gas back to safe level.
  • Documents removal/delivery of supplies after normal duty hours.
  • Documents supplies removed from the Warehouse, laboratory supply, and Central Sterile Supply by hospital personnel after duty hours.
  • Receives all radioactive material delivered to the hospital after normal duty hours.
  • The Security Officer supports the Hospital Service Management Program.
  • Maintains good self-appearance and all hospital issued equipment
  • Creates a positive image by demonstrating a professional, courteous manner in all customer encounters. 
  • Works toward the common goals of the hospital.
  • Maintains and demonstrates a positive attitude toward organizations and in dealing with the customer.
  • Develops positive working relations with other functionally related units of the hospital.
  • Acknowledges patients, staff, and physicians promptly.
  • Maintains patient, staff and hospital confidentiality at all times.
  • Communicates in a manner that reflects a positive image of department and the hospital.
  • Supports minor maintenance duties after normal business hours.       
  • Handles minor maintenance issues as requested.
  • When efforts fail to resolve maintenance issue, On-call maintenance person is summoned
What You Will Need:
  • Basic knowledge of security operations and hospital safety requirements. 
  • Ability to communicate to individuals as well as large groups of people and coordinate large scale evacuations.
  • Working knowledge related to hospital compliance inspections preferred
  • High school graduate or GED.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in Security or Law Enforcement preferred
  • State of Florida class “E” drivers’ license
  • NIMS certification preferred
  • Crisis Management training preferred
Job Summary:
Monitor compliance with hospital policies and procedures, crime deterrence, and maintains a safe and secure environment for employees, patients and visitors.  The position is highly visible to the public and must be executed in a professional, courteous manner. He/She reports to the Director of Security.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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