Northwell Health Armed Security Officer in New Hyde Park, New York
Req Number 003AOE
Protects and safeguards hospital property,
personnel, patients and visitors. Maintains order, detects crime and works to
prevent future occurrences; operates hospital vehicles; enforces Hospital
Security policies. Assist in the
investigation and surveillance of patient, visitors and employees.
Patrols and monitors buildings and grounds to protect
life and property and to prevent fire, thefts, vandalism, illegal entry and
enforce hospital policies.
Enforces access control policy. Secures doors, locks, etc. and activates or
de-activates alarms, as required.
Controls and regulates pedestrian and vehicular traffic
in a safe, orderly and respectful manner.
Operates and maintains facility vehicles in accordance
with regulatory compliance and policies.
Operates and maintains all security and facility
equipment in accordance with manufacturers' guidelines and facility policies.
Writes incident report in accordance
with policies and procedures to document events.
Checks contents of packages.
Restrains patients and unruly persons, on the hospital
grounds and in buildings; assists security personnel in the performance of
their duties, through the use of physical force, when required.
Reports all fire hazards and safety violations. Escorts
Hospital personnel, as
Assists in surveillance of high profile patient/visitors
and associated records.
Assist in the investigations of visitors, patients and
employees and makes recommendation
Performs related duties, as
*ADA Essential Functions
School Diploma or equivalent, required.
sworn law enforcement of a US State or Territory, required.
Retired sworn law enforcement of a US
State or Territory, required AND possess a valid Pistol Permit, which
authorizes the permit holder to carry a pistol in the geographical area of
their employment, required AND Valid NYS Armed Security Guard License,
NYS Drivers License
Valid NYS CDL Permit (Class B-with
Passenger Certification valid for air brakes) within six (6) months of
employment, required based on operational needs of a specific Business Unit.
authorization to carry a firearm from the Vice President of Protective
Services OR the Corporate Director of Security.
Life Support (BLS) or equivalent certification within orientation period,
of one (1) year experience as a Security Officer, preferred.
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