Security Officer

    Lehigh Valley Hospital & Health
    206 East Brown St, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
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    Job Description

    Job Summary:

    Protects and provides a safe environment for the hospitals, parking facilities, satellite facilities, employees, patients, and visitors. Assists in controlling access to the facility by periodically patrolling buildings, grounds, and work sites. Acts as a first responder to all emergency incidents, as needed.

    Education - Required:
    • High School Diploma/GED
    Education - Preferred:
    • Associate's Degree
    Experience - Required:
    • 1 year Security or law enforcement experience or graduation from a law enforcement academy or military service.
    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Required:
    • Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.
    • Knowledge of applicable codes and government systems.
    • Knowledge of access control and alarm maintenance.
    • Familiarity with security equipment.
    Licensure - Required:
    • Drivers License Upon Hire
    • CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation within 1 Year
    • Health ServicesBCLS - Basic Life Support Upon Hire
    • Act 153 Child Clearance Background Check, initial and as required by law. Upon Hire
    Licensure - Preferred:
    • International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Basic certification Upon Hire
    • Basic certification Comprehensive Crisis Management Upon Hire
    • First Aid Certification Upon Hire
    Additional Qualifications:
    • ICS 100 ICS 200 ICS 700 ICS 800 Defensive tactics trainingSecurity-related courses as directed and any other training deemed appropriate.
    Posting ID: 594795873Posted: 2021-03-17Job Title: Security Officer