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Lead Security Officer

Security and Safety

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    1701 Creasy Lane
    Lafayette, IN 47905

Hours  Evenings; Evenings/Nights

Calendar  Full-Time

Education Associates Preferred

WHAT WE NEED

Providers of safe environments

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

A hospital is a busy place. There are people coming and going at all hours of the day and night. Keeping our patients, visitors and staff safe and secure is one of our top priorities. We need people who can both learn and enforce our procedures and guidelines. Professional people with exceptional communication skills. People who can diligently monitor areas and consistently provide security.

Are you able to quickly respond to emergency needs? Do you love variety in your job? Can you monitor, respond to, and document situations? We have a position that needs your skills. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Receive calls for requests for security assistance, and evaluate calls to identify priority situations to dispatch security personnel appropriately.
  • Reviews time and attendance records in collaboration with the manager to ensure issues are appropriately addressed and accurate timekeeping records are maintained.
  • Assist security personnel in the De-escalation of situations involving agitated or aggressive persons using established principles in de-escalation, including potential application of physical restraints, to prevent safety hazards.
  • Maintain safe and secure environment for all staff, patients, and visitors by monitoring CCTV Franciscan Alliance, conducting internal and external patrols and following established Franciscan Alliance protocols.
  • Coordinate the daily operations of the Security Department in the absence of the Security Manager.
  • Direct persons coming into the facility to obtain proper visitor passes and assist with directions; answer visitor’s questions such as locations of various offices, rooms, and other areas.
  • Monitor the operations of a unit and provide input to the performance of individuals through feedback and recommendations.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Certified Law Enforcement Experience as a sworn Police Officer and/or Department of Corrections/Military Police experience.
  • Maintain composure, even in very difficult situations.
  • Manage conflict and tactfully handle complaints and difficult situations.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Show sincere interest in others and their concerns.
  • Crises Intervention theory.
  • Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
  • Knowledge of safety signs, symbols, and labels.
  • Time management. 
  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Non Violent Crisis Intervention.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

1-3 Years Experience

License(s): Driver's License

Certification(s):

Travel: Up to 50%

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

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