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AMITA Health Security Officer , Full Time Evenings in Chicago, Illinois

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AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center Chicago

AMITA Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center Chicago has provided compassionate, award-winning care to the city's near-northwest side for more than 100 years. Our 495-bed medical center provides comprehensive services including primary care, cancer care, behavioral health, orthopedics and rehab, cardiology, imaging, midwifery and obstetrics, emergency services, surgery and more. Magnet-recognized by the American Nursing Credentialing Center, we rank in the top seven percent of all U.S. hospitals for nursing excellence. We have a rich history of community involvement, so you’ll feel at home from the moment you walk through our doors.

What You Will Do

Provide security services to ensure a safe environment for staff and visitors.

  • Perform proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats.

  • Investigate, document and manage security incidents and hazards.

  • Maintain knowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans.

  • May facilitate planned drills and simulations.

  • Train and mentor staff on environment of care and emergency management processes and procedures.

  • Provide information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.

  • Provides for traffic and parking enforcement within campus area and participates in foot and vehicle patrols.

  • Report potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel.

  • Operates vehicle in a safe and responsible manner to avoid accidents and traffic or parking violations.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Drivers License credentialed from the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles (IL-DMV) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) preferred.

  • Security Guard credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation preferred.

  • Permanent Employee Registration Card (PERC) card preferred.

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED required.

Why Join Our Team

AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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