Unarmed Security Officer Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

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AdventHealth Hendersonville                                                                            100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC  28792

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Join a family of caregivers who provide whole person care; body - mind - spirit, to people living in communities across Western North Carolina.
  • AdventHealth Hendersonville offers the uncommon compassion of a hometown community hospital powered by the support of a national healthcare system enabling it to provide services, technologies, and facilities to meet the whole health needs of our communities. 
  • Faith based organization that extends Christ's healing ministry to every person, every time.
  • As a part of the more than 1,100 team members who make up AdventHealth Hendersonville, you will enjoy competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth and leadership development.

Work Hours/Shift

Full Time Days, rotating schedule, every other weekend

Week 1:  Monday thru Wed 8 hour shifts, Sat & Sun 12 hour shifts

Week 2:  Monday, Thursday, Friday, 8 hour shifts

Monday thru Friday shift hours are 3pm to 11:30pm

Saturday and Sunday shift hours are 7am to 7:30pm 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Routinely patrols buildings and grounds of hospital, medical office buildings, and off-site property as directed.
  • Performs proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats and all alarms.
  • Maintains knowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans.  Assists in facilitating planned drills and simulations.
  • Provides information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.
  • Documents and manages security reports and records and conducts follow up as assigned.
  • Locks and unlocks doors according to schedule.  Ensuring all doors are locked after hours.
  • Responds to emergency calls for assistance to control disorderly conduct or combative patients, visitors, and/or staff.
  • Follows facility protocol and NC General Statutes in all patient Involuntary Commitment situations.
  • Responds to and assists with required code activity.
  • Enforce parking policy.
  • Use and monitoring of hospital CCTV systems.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

What You Will Need:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Minimum of 21 years of age required.
  • Three years of security, law enforcement, emergency medical services (EMS), firefighting, military role experience or other acceptable combination of training and experience required.
  • International Association of Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Basic Certification required (or obtained within six months of hire)
  • A valid NC or SC driver's license in good standing required
  • CPR & AED Certification required (or obtained within six months of hire)

Job Summary

Provides security services to ensure a safe environment for staff, patients, and visitors.  Investigates, documents, and manages security incidents and hazards.

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

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