Security Officer/ Security/ Full-Time/ Variable Hours

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Date posted: 05/16/2019

job description

Security Officer, Full-Time, Variable Hours, Albuquerque, NM
  We are looking for a Security Officer to join our Security team in Albuqueruqe, NM 

This full- time job is located at Lovelace Westside Hospital provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

Security Officer Responsibilities:

  • The Security Officer provides personal, equipment, and property security for assigned area. May provide information, directions, and escort service as needed.
  •   Expected to a dhere to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Security Officer Education and Experience job Requirements:

  • Minimum:  High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 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

  • 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.

  • Required to wear Body Armor, taser, baton, and handcuff associated gear while on duty.

  • Minimum: One (1) year of related experience

  • Desired: Hospital environment

  • 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.

Why Lovelace?

  •    “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)

  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons


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




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Security - Lovelace Westside Hospital

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