Safety Security Officer

  • Full-time
  • Rockport, ME
  • August 3, 2022

EMPLOYER: MaineHealth

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Description:

MaineHealth is proud to offer a starting minimum wage of $17.00/hour

Pen Bay Medical Center has an immediate opening for a full time Safety Security Officer to join our care team on the evening/night shift. Under the general direction of a security manager, supervisor, or management designee, the Safety Security Officer will monitor the healthcare environment to help prevent security incidents from occurring and deescalate incidents as they emerge. The Safety Security Officer will help generate a feeling of personal safety and good will among staff, patients, and visitors. the Safety Security Officer may provide protective services and, with sufficient training, patient restraints as deemed necessary by medical staff. The security officer will also assist with the development and coordination of related departmental policies, procedures, and programs, in accordance with federal, state, OSHA, and NIOSH regulations.

Pen Bay Medical Center offers inpatient and outpatient care, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative services, patient and community education, and a full-range of specialty services through the Emergency Department, Special Care Unit, Surgical Care Center, Birth Center, Primary Stroke Center, Cancer Care Center and the Psychiatric Addiction & Recovery Center.

Position Summary
Under the general direction of a security manager, supervisor, or management designee, the security officer will monitor the healthcare environment to help prevent security incidents from occurring and deescalate incidents as they emerge. He or she will help generate a feeling of personal safety and good will among staff, patients, and visitors. The security officer may provide protective services and, with sufficient training, patient restraints as deemed necessary by medical staff. The security officer will also assist with the development and coordination of related departmental policies, procedures, and programs, in accordance with federal, state, OSHA, and NIOSH regulations.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Education: High school graduate or equivalent is strongly preferred.
License/Certifications: Valid driver’s license. Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) within 1 year of hire. International Association of Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS) certified at the Basic Officer level within 1 year of hire.
Experience: Experience in hospital safety and security preferred.
Possesses working knowledge of computers
Possesses writing skills necessary to complete incident, accident and investigative reports as required.

Pay Rate: $17/hr+

How to Apply:

Contact: Jeremy Dube
Phone: (207) 662-3167

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: https://www.careersatmainehealth.org/jobs/1204725-safety-security-officer