Security Officer - Mankato

    Mayo Clinic
    Mankato, MN 56001
    Full-time
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    Job Description

    City

    Mankato

    State

    Minnesota

    Telecommute

    No

    Department

    Security

    Position description

    Mayo Clinic Global Security Officers provide a professional level of customer service and security presence. A Security officer will proactively patrol Mayo Clinic property and security sensitive areas. Will assist visitors, patients and staff as need be and help prevent and deter fire, theft, vandalism, illegal entry, etc.

    May utilize security vehicle on a regular or occasional basis; enforces Mayo policies and responds to complaints and service calls for wrongdoing, prepares incident reports/activity logs, and may work in the Security control centers.

    A Security Officer adapts to unpredictable and stressful situations; manages altercations and emergency crises in an effective and professional manner; operates and communicates on a two-way radio; exhibits good judgment, maturity, initiative, tact and diplomacy when dealing with people in stressful situations. They will frequently be walking, standing, stooping, bending, lifting, pulling, climbing, reaching, and pushing, and occasionally running; is able to move quickly up and down stairwells, from the ground floor up to the top floor of each building without assistance; assists patients, volunteers, visitors, and staff with emergency evacuations, including evacuations in stairwells, to include handling emergency evacuation devices used to transport patients and others to safety; makes effective decisions as an emergency first responder, is confident in stressful situations, and works as a team member with other emergency responders, including law enforcement and fire/rescue personnel.

    On rare occasions may need to drive their personal vehicle to New Prague, Fairmont or Waseca.(Will receive mileage reimbursement.)

    They are able to work nights and weekends for security and protection assignments and when required by emergency or special situations.

    Qualifications

    High school degree or GED equivalent is required.

    Additional qualifications

    Associate's degree in law enforcement, criminal justice, security, or a related field preferred; minimum two years of experience in a customer service, military, security position and/or a similar role; experience in a healthcare setting preferred; experience in patrolling, incident report writing, defensive tactics, emergency response, lock/unlock procedures, door access, and CCTV camera operation; experience with Windows XP or newer as well as intermediate skills in Microsoft Office software applications; technical aptitude to work with Security Technology is preferred.

    Previous security experience; able to work independently and in a team-environment; requires strong sense of customer service and interpersonal skills to interact with patients, visitors and employees; requires strong written and verbal skills; strong problem solving skills are necessary.

    Has the ability to read and communicate effectively in a pleasant, courteous, professional and friendly manner. Maintains a professional appearance at all times per organizational and department standards. Can restrain potentially violent individuals; demonstrated ability to remain calm and assume control of emergency situations.

    Staff must participate in routine and ongoing training and development programs as required by the organization or department.

    License or certification

    Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record in accordance with Mayo Clinic Policy.

    Must obtain certification from the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) as a Healthcare Security Officer within 6 months.

    Training certification in Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI), basic CPR and AED, required within 1 year.

    Healthcare Defensive Tactics System (HDTS) certification within 1 year.

    Additionally, the officer shall undergo and pass a Fitness for Duty Assessment (where and when applicable), and every 2 years thereafter depending on site.


    Exemption status

    Non-exempt

    Compensation Detail

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.49 per hour.

    Benefits eligible

    Yes

    Schedule

    Full Time

    Hours / Pay period

    80

    Schedule details

    Monday-Friday

    Day Shift: 0700-1500
    Evening Shift: 1500-2300
    Night Shift: 2300-0700

    (Work schedule is known three weeks in advance.)

    Will need to work every other holiday.

    Weekend schedule

    Saturday-Sunday

    Day Shift: 0700-1500
    Evening Shift: 1500-2300
    Night Shift: 2300-0700

    Site description

    Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.

    Category

    Support Services

    Job posting number

    132486BR

    Recruiter

    Jessica Gartner

    Equal opportunity employer

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    Posting ID: 559417821Posted: 2020-06-03