Security Officer Advanced

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Safety and Security

7am-7pm; Full Time

Standard Hours/Week:

General Description:
Under the direct supervision of the Security Lead or Security Supervisor, provides a public safety presence to maintain a safe and secure environment. Conducts activities to prevent fire, theft, vandalism, illegal entry, and bodily harm. Prevents crime and enables deterrence by presenting a highly visible, physically capable, professional uniformed presence. Responds to alarms and other calls for assistance to rescue, protect, and defend. Has access to medication storage areas, may receive, deliver and store medications only.
The position shall exemplify the desired Culture of Choice® and philosophies of Parrish Healthcare.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Conducts security and safety patrols of PMC campus and other areas; reports on observations of hazardous, unsafe, or non-secure conditions.
  • Controls access to facilities by monitoring entrances and exits; prevents unauthorized access; assists in the removal of unauthorized persons from the premises.
  • Maintains radio and telephone communication with Communication Center, security, and other staff. Communicates emergency and non-emergency information in a timely, accurate, and professional manner.
  • Conducts accurate and timely investigations of physical injury, property theft, damage, or loss.
  • Uses automated word processing applications to write detailed investigation, incident, and other reports.
  • Enforces parking policies; maintains clear vehicular access routes to Emergency Room entrances; maintains emergency access lanes for fire response apparatus.
  • Enforces Environment of Care Polices and Regulations.
  • Rescues, evacuates, or transports victims from fire or other hazardous conditions; responds to fire alarms and assists in containing or extinguishing fires as necessary.
  • Controls disturbances or combative situations.
  • Responds to hazardous material events; assists in containment and decontamination procedures as necessary.
  • Performs similar or related duties as assigned.
  • Knows fire, disaster and safety procedures and regulations as it pertains to the work area


Formal Education:
  • Vocational or other technical school, certification, training, or apprenticeship required beyond high school. AA degree or advance studies in law enforcement, corrections, fire science, safety, or other related field desired.

Work Experience:
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in law enforcement, corrections, security, fire suppression, or safety fields required.

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations:
  • Valid State of Florida Drivers License and maintain PMC driving standards
  • MOAB (Management of Aggressive Behavior with Restraint Certification) within ninety (90) days of hire
  • Basic Life Support with AED certification (Infant, Child, Adult) within ninety (90) days of hire
  • FEMA IS100, IS200, IS906 and IS907 within one year of hire
  • IAHSS Certified Advanced Healthcare Security Officer (CAHSO) within one year
    All above functions must be recertified as required to maintain competency

Parrish Healthcare is a caring community of healthcare professionals passionate about excellence and fulfilling our mission of providing Healing Experiences For Everyone All The Time®.

Parrish Healthcare has a Culture of Choice®. This means a we have a healing work environment that empowers people to aspire to be their very best. We partner passionate, talented and skilled people in the right role with the right resources. We provide a clear and strategic direction to achieve superior results on behalf of the communities we serve.