Security Officer

Security Officer job in ,

Shift: Variable
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

You are going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace Medical Center , in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

  Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Security Officer .

  • Provides personal, equipment, and property security for assigned area. May provide information, directions, and escort service as needed. 
  •   Provides personal, equipment, and property security for assigned area to include but not limited to patrolling and examining assigned areas on foot or in a vehicle .
  •   Examines doors, windows, and gates to determine that they are secure .
  •   Informs and warns violators of rule infractions such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles. 
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • One (1) year of related experience, Hospital environment desired
  • Completed security guard training though an approved agency Level I and II or obtain within 6 months of hire. 
  • Will be certified in taser, baton and handcuffing. 
  • Training in de-escalation and patient immobilization.
  •   CPR Certification, desired. 
  •   In order to drive a Lovelace owned vehicle you must possess a valid NM driver’s license on your person no DUI/DWI within the last five years. 
  •   Must possess a current State of New Mexico Guard Card level II or obtain within 6 months of hire. 
  •   Required to wear Body Armor, taser, baton, and handcuff associated gear while on duty
  •   Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing  
  •   Ability to deal with stressful and emergency situations  
  •   Ability to follow instructions and adhere to policies and procedures  
  •   Ability to work independently. 

  Why Lovelace?

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018, Ranked #4 in the nation among providers
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 201
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories. 

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 2230

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