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Security Officer II Float Pool / Security / SHARP Multiple Locations / Per Diem / Variable Shift

Job ID JR122762 Date Posted 07/07/2022
San Diego, California
  • Corporate Offices
  • Variable
  • Per Diem
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Directly provides security-related services & functions as a crime deterrent. Float to various SHARP hospitals, clinics, and offices to actively patrol grounds and engage with visitors & staff. Locations include, but are not limited to:

  • SHARP Chula Vista Medical Group
  • SHARP Coronado Hospital
  • SHARP Grossmont Hospital
  • SHARP Memorial Hospital
  • SHARP Rees-Stealy clinics

Per Diem Security Officers are REQUIRED to work at least 8 shifts per month. The most common shifts include:

  • Day (6:00am – 2:00pm)
  • Evening (2:00pm – 10:00pm)
  • Night (10:00pm – 6:00am)

Required Qualifications

  • California Security Guard Card (CA Bureau of Security & Investigative Services) - REQUIRED
  • CA Driver's License – REQUIRED
  • Demonstrates clean driving record in accordance with the DMV Pull Notice program and Sharp HealthCare’s Driver Guidelines

Preferred Qualifications

  • H.S. Diploma or equivalent
  • Law enforcement, military, or prior security experience in a healthcare setting

Essential Functions

  • Customer Service
    • Actively responds to routine calls in a timely manner
    • Provides direction, information, problem solving, and escort services to both internal & external customers with courtesy and cooperation
    • When possible, goes out of their way to initiate brief contact with visitors and staff to ensure that their needs are being met
  • Daily Report
    • Reports are to be made in the proper format, completed, and submitted at the end of their shift. All reports are to be neat, accurate, concise, legible, and free from spelling and grammatical error
  • Department Policies & Procedures
    • Knows where to locate fire alarm boxes, emergency telephone numbers, and other emergency procedures for situations such as Life Flight, fire, disaster, etc.
  • Parking Enforcement
    • Enforces parking regulations as required
    • Tickets are completed in a neat, accurate, legible manner and are free from spelling and grammatical errors
    • Towing situations are handled thoroughly following department policy
  • Security Rounds
    • Patrols hospital interior and grounds, being on alert for persons or situations that threaten life or property
    • Patrols in a conscientious and visible manner, varying the routine and timing
    • Makes several rounds per shift in their assigned areas
  • Stat Calls
    • Diffuses hostile situations using interpersonal skills
    • Only uses force as a last resort in emergency situations
    • Uses good judgement
    • Officer safety practices and cover each other when possible
    • Applies the contact and cover approach

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to utilize resources in an organized manner
  • Basic knowledge of penal codes
  • Effective interpersonal and customer relations skills

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability or any other protected class

Driver's License - CA Department of Motor Vehicles; California Security Guard Card - CA Bureau of Security & Investigative Services; H.S. Diploma or Equivalent
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