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Director Security Safety

Security

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    20201 S. Crawford Avenue
    Olympia Fields, IL 60461

Hours  Days

Calendar  Full-Time

Education Bachelor's Preferred

WHAT WE NEED

Security and Safety Leader

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. People who can diligently monitor areas and consistently provide security. People who can manage and provide leadership to our Security Department.

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
  • Prepare and create safety and security reports and provide information to interdepartmental teams, committees, and meetings to assist in decision-making.
  • Oversee the reporting and investigation of criminal activities or incidents that involve property loss or damage and patient, personnel or visitor injury.
  • Assist in the routine and regular inspections of all Franciscan Alliance areas in order to ensure compliance with applicable safety regulations.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor the safety management program of Franciscan Alliance to ensure programs meet all regulations and laws, and to ensure the safety of staff, patients and visitors.
  • Develop, implement, monitor and revise safety policies, procedures, and programs to ensure the safety of Franciscan Alliance and compliance with safety laws and regulations.
  • Prepare, implement, and monitor department strategic plan, goals and performance targets, to create goals, which support the organization in achieving its strategic plan.
  • Supervise the daily operation of the Security Department such as adherence to standards and working methods to ensure smooth transition/communication of shifts and reporting of incidents.
  • Prepare and provide training to Franciscan Alliance on safety/security policies and procedures to ensure all staff know and understand safety/security standards.
  • Develop and manage one or multiple departmental budgets, including making budget allocations, approving expenditures and ensuring expenses are within budget.
  • Supervise managers or supervisors within one or multiple departments and manages the performance of individuals through ongoing coaching, feedback and development to motivate, engage and drive a high performing team.
  • Make decisions for direct reports in one or multiple departments and performs people management activities such as performance evaluations, disciplinary actions, staff planning, and interviews.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Prior Safety & Security Management and/or Safety, Regulatory and Compliance experience.
  • Manage conflict and tactfully handle complaints and difficult situations.
  • Prioritize and delegate tasks.
  • Knowledge of Emergency Response and Preparedness.
  • Develop financial plans, policies, and procedures.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Knowledge of laws, regulations, or policies impacting the Healthcare industry.
  • Deliver presentations and public speaking engagements.
  • Develop effective relationships with patients, hospital departments, and other external parties.
  • Supervisory and team leadership skills, including coaching, engaging and developing employees.
  • Coordinate teams and delegate work.
  • Time management.
  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

5-10 Years Experience

License(s):

Certification(s):

Travel: 

 

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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