Security Officer (72 hours per pay period)
Job ID: R023471
Primary Location: Duluth, Minnesota
48590 Vision Northland
This position will be primarily based on the Vision Northland Construction site and responsible for detecting and deterring unauthorized individuals from the site. Will also be trained in security officer task as indicated below: Protects and safeguards patients, staff, other persons, assets and facilities within Essentia Health. Responsibilities include patrolling the healthcare environment to deter criminal activity, identify hazards, prevent incidents and safety accidents, detect and detain perpetrators and mitigate losses from the impact of incidents. Responding to emergencies, alarms, disasters, and threatening situations with violent, dangerous or combative persons are also primary job responsibilities. Will enforce medical campus rules and takes action to maintain order and prevent disruption or interference with medical center operations. Work Experience One-year security experience in law enforcement, military, or in a public service setting with an emphasis in safety and protection.
High school graduate or GED or High school plus college level education from an accredited college in law enforcement, security, or a related social science field or equivalent. OR Over one year security experience or one year in a law enforcement setting with an emphasis in public safety. OR 2 years of military experience
Completion of the Basic Training for Healthcare Security Officers from the International Association of Healthcare Safety and Security w/in 6 mo.
Must meet the driving requirements and criteria acceptable to Essentia Health 's insurer
Current BLS within 3 months of hire
Completes CPI training within five (5) months of hire if no previous CPI or has not had a CPI training/refresher within past three calendar years.
Completion of the Basic Training for Healthcare Security Officers from the International Association of Healthcare Safety and Security within 1 year.
Effective December 1, 2019: Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a urine drug screen, immunization review, and background check. Essentia Health is committed to maintaining a work environment free from the influence of illegal drugs and alcohol.
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