Healthcare Security (Cochrane) in Cochrane, Alberta


This position is considered part-time/permanent weekends with the possibility of leading to full-time employment.
A career at Paladin Security offers top industry wages, full and comprehensive industry leading training in the fundamentals of healthcare security, First Aid/CPR and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, a recognition and rewards program, excellent promotional opportunities, supplied uniforms, flexible hours and a comprehensive benefit package. The Constant Watch Attendant/Healthcare Security Officer is responsible for watching over a patient's condition in the absence of a medical practitioner such as a Nurse.
Essential Job Functions
? Monitors patient's health conditions and overall safety
? Reports any changes to Security and/or Nursing staff
? Based on specific site posting, log and report all incidents reported by hospital staff, physicians, patients or visitors.
? Patrol interior and exterior of facility preventing unauthorized entry; in a composed manner direct individuals initiating disruption to leave the premises.
? While on patrol, monitor risks such as unlocked doors, blocked entrances and exits, mechanical issues, hazardous material and additional breaches of security
? 2 way radio use and professionalism
? Respond to alarms and emergency calls for assistance
? Monitoring situations, cameras, property and events
? Communicate in a truthful and receptive manner under all circumstances as well as provide information regarding the facility as requested by personnel
? Sustain effective relationships with key stakeholders and visitors through courteous and respectful relations perceived from their viewpoint
? Monitor and screen visitors and clients in a professional manner in order to grant access to the facility
Skills Required:
? Possess skills to deal with challenges and communicate effectively at various social levels
? Flexibility to work a variety of shifts, must be available to work evenings, nights, weekends and day shifts
? Basic Security Training is considered an asset however will be one of the many courses provided to successful applicants
? Possess skills to deal with challenges and communicate effectively at various social levels.
? Physically able to walk 18 -- 20 km/day
? Ability to write comprehensive reports and maintain routine logs
? Ability to make immediate decisions, while maintaining composure, in emergency response situations with minimal supervision
? Valid class 5 drivers license is considered an asset but is not required
? Ability to handle private and information with a high amount of discretion
? Must be bondable and able to provide 3 professional non-family references upon hire.
? Knowledge of or ability to learn security procedures and non-defensive communication in aggressive situations
? Must possess a High School Diploma
? Must be 18 years of age
**Those who hold a valid Alberta Security License or have a criminal background check with their vulnerable sector done within the last 90 days will be given priority**
All interested applicants must submit a resume and cover letter to Human Resources at (click to respond)
Only those applicants who are short-listed will be contacted for an interview. When applying for this position, please clearly indicate this is your desired position within your email subject
Paladin Security
Location: Cochrane
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- Weekends
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Category:  Medical  |  Address:  Cochrane Alberta

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