Northside Hospital Security Officer in Canton, Georgia

Security Officer

  • Facility:Northside Hospital Cherokee

  • Job ID:82409

  • Job Category:Finance/Accounting

  • Employment Type:Full - Time

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  • Department:957C SECURITY

  • Location:Canton, GA

  • Education Required:High School Diploma

  • Experience Required:Less than 1 Year

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Find your extraordinary side.

Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you.

With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and morethan 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.

Consider the numbers:

  • 868-bed, not-for-profit provider

  • Nearly 2 million patient visits annually

  • A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employees

We lead the nation in newborn deliveries, perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state.

Learn more about our expansion, full range of medical services, and our extraordinary careeropportunities

Facility Overview:

Northside Hospital-CherokeeDiscover what’s possible.See what’s inside.Discovering what‘s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities.Our 84-bed, not-for-profit, full service community hospital is expanding. We are excited about our brand new 105-bed replacement hospital that will open in May 2017. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home on our new 50-acre campus.Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance. How encouraging co-workers are. And the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Cherokee today.

Service Area Overview:

Extraordinary security careersThe Security Services Department at Northside Hospital is a highly-trained and capable team that augments Northside Hospitals' clinical care environments with safety and security. Our comprehensivescope of services includes card access, CCTV, key distribution, unlock assists, incident investigations, infant and patient protection, and emergency management. Our well-trained, experienced officers arecommitted to providing compassionate crisis intervention, aggressive behavior control, and loss prevention services across our entire health system.You don’t need to work directly with patients to make a difference at Northside Hospital. As a key service provider, Security Services enables safety-minded professionals to contribute to the overallsecurity of a regional healthcare leader.As part of Northside Hospital, we balance excellence with compassion, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding security careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Workin the US, contact us today.

Position Description:

Conducts activities to provide a safe and secure environment for Hospital patients, visitors, and employees. Required to interface with visitors, staff, physicians, patients and family members.

Position Requirements:

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Six (6) months Hospital experience or Security/Safety, Fire, Police, Military Police, Ambulance/EMT, or similar occupation. One (1) year of college may be substituted. 2. Must demonstrate complete knowledge and application of Security, Safety, or Law Enforcement techniques and procedures. 3. Must possess excellent public relation/customer service skills, and good written and oral communication skills. 4. Must either possess International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Basic Certification or successfully complete the IAHSS Basic Certification course within three months of employment. 5. Must successfully complete BLS-Healthcare Provider Certification course, offered by the organization, upon hire.

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WANT THE INSIDE STORY?Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!

RP Code:12C

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..