G4S

About G4S

 

Job Category:

Other

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

24153

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Armed Healthcare Custom Protection Security Officer

G4S - Salem, Virginia

Posted: 12/2/2018

Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • Deter criminal activity and misconduct, investigate suspicious situations, conduct patrol tours
  • Communicate by use of Secure Trax ™, 2-way radios, telephones and computers
  • Patient escort, patient watch, provide safety escort, assist and/or transport deceased to morgue
  • Maintain required certifications, licensing and training to achieve professional competency as appropriate for the position
  • Complete required shift logs and reports; compliance with site post orders, G4S and client policies and procedures
  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
  • Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons
  • Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles
  • Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits
  • Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner
  • Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must submit to any State-required training or other qualifications for licensing
  • Must possess a current and valid driver’s license

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Must possess one or more of the following:
    • Service in Military Occupational Specialty related to law enforcement, security (such as Military Police, Elite Military Forces, combat arms) or any support role in a Combat Zone
    • Graduate of a Certified Public Safety Academy (military or civilian) in the law enforcement, adult corrections, or firefighter field
    • Bachelor’s degree in law enforcement or criminal justice related studies
    • A minimum of 8 or more years of active service in any military branch
    • Associate’s degree (or 60 credits) or higher in law enforcement or criminal justice with current or prior active military service
  • While not required, one or more of the following qualifications are a plus!
    • Prior security experience in a healthcare environment
    • Six (6) months or more experience involving direct customer interaction

Skills Required

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
  • Attention to detail

Other

  • Must be at least 18 years old (21 if armed) or the minimum age required by the state, if higher
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military

Physical Requirements and Environment

Environment:  Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold and heat

Major activity:  Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing

Physical efforts to carry out job duties:  Standing, walking, and sitting.  Minimal to no stooping or kneeling.

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