Requisition #: 26599
Working Title: Security Officer
Business Entity: CSMC - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cost Center # - Cost Center Name: 0842001 - SECURITY PLANT PRO
City: Los Angeles
Job Category: General/Support Services/Facilities
Job Specialty: Security
Position Type: Regular-F/T
Shift Length: 8hr
Days: To be arranged
Shift Type: Flexible
Weekends: Every Other
Job Posting: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has established itself as one of the nation’s most respected healthcare leaders by elevating care to an art. After all, the same dedication, passion and technical skills that make for an extraordinary artist define the exceptional professionals who choose to establish their careers with us. If you are committed to practicing your craft at a higher level, we invite you to join us.
Summary of Essential Job Duties:
Must be able to work extended shifts when emergency situations warrant. Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat. Must be able to work in all areas, interstitial spaces and grounds in and surrounding the medical center. Performs internal/external patrols of the medical center and campus buildings. Promptly responds to all unusual emergencies and provides timely written reports to his/her Watch Commander. Carries out assigned tasks and post instructions. Provides escort services and protects the safety of others. Strong interpersonal skills and a team player required in a diverse cultural setting.
Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements:
-High school diploma or GED required.
-Valid California Driver License and California Guard Card required.
-IAHSS certification preferred.
-Read, understand and clearly speak English; constantly use speech and hearing in communicating with visitors, staff and patients.
-Effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel, general public and patients in a professional and effective manner; must be able to use initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines.
-Must be able to frequently prepare reports and logs in a neat and legible manner.
-Basic computer skills required. Complete electronic incident reports using a computer.
-Must be able to work in personal protective equipment (gloves, masks and gowns) while assisting medical staff.
-Stand or walk constantly (for up to an entire shift) on various surfaces (tile, concrete, carpet). Climb stairs, ramps, or ladders occasionally during shift.
-Run as needed.
-Occasionally bend/twist at waist/knees/neck to perform various duties, including lift or carry up to 80 lbs.
-Constant use of both hands, arms and fingers in reaching/handling/grasping while using radio, phone, notepad, writing reports and other administrative tasks.
-Constant use of eyes (correctible vision to normal level required) to observe, read, interact with people and view security monitors.
-Work in various environments including adverse outdoor conditions such as cold, rain or heat.
-Must be able to work in all areas, interstitial spaces and grounds of the medical center and health system.
-Long periods of sitting, standing and walking.
-Must be able to work extended shifts when emergency situations warrant.
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Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.