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Security Officer - 2nd Shift/Evening - Fri - Tue

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Job ID: 193509
Category: Security
Work Type: FT
Location: Plainsboro, NJ, United States

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Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Location: Plainsboro, NJ 

Hours: Full-Time, 40 hours per week

Available Shift Hours: Evening Shift: 1300 pm - 2130pm, Friday through Tuesdays, Days OFF: Wednesdays and Thursdays. 

***Evening shift will benefit from shift differential rates (3pm – 11 pm).

Why join our amazing Princeton Penn Medicine Security Team?

This is an opportunity to join a team of security professionals in a high paced and rewarding healthcare environment. If you have your sights on a law enforcement career this is a chance to receive high level training in emergency management, verbal & physical de-escalation, and report writing. You will also have the opportunity to interface with law enforcement personnel and participate in shared emergency drills and exercises.

Benefits You'll Receive at Princeton/Penn Medicine:

· Generous Paid Time Off benefits, including seven paid holidays that will give you the work-life balance today’s world needs

· Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription coverage plan options that best fit your personal & family needs

· Tuition Assistance for both Part-Time (20+ hours) and Full-time (40 hours) employees. 0.5 FTE and over)

· Flexible Health Savings Accounts (FSA/HAS) to save pre-tax dollars to use towards your personal & family medical costs

· 403b Retirement Savings, Penn Home Ownership Services, Commuter Benefits, Pet Insurance and Pension

· Access to company paid life insurance, temporary disability. Employee discounts and perks, including but not limited to free secure employee-only parking, optional life insurance and other. Please click on this LINK for more information regarding our amazing benefits package.

Key Skills for Success:

· Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

· Excellent teamwork and communication skills

· Ability to follow verbal instructions

    · Exceptional customer service skills


    • Enforces Hospital regulations, provides a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors and employees by enforcing Hospital regulations and by continuously watching for and timely reporting of potential safety hazards and unusual occurrences through patrol of assigned areas. Investigates complaints or potential criminal conduct; assists in restraining patients as necessary; provides protective services. Possesses and exhibits extraordinarily strong customer service skills.


    • Prtect the establishment, its patients, visitrs, staff, emplyees and invitees against the hazards f trespass and ther crime, fire and ther emergencies. Aids the acutely ill and renders assistance t thse in need.Mans fixed psts and/r patrls hspital premises. Be alert fr fire, theft, accident preventin, water, il, gas r steam leaks, pwer, light and water waste, prperty damage, husekeeping matters, vilatin f wrk rules and cntrl f parking, traffic and ther matters particular t the premises being prtected. Keeps Supervisr infrmed at all timesAscertains the identity f all persns during the hurs f persnal ID and cntrl perids. Examine prperty and parcels being taken frm the premises, as a deterrent t theft.Prepares and submits written reprts in a cmplete and accurate manner; makes ntatins in lg f all incidents. Must maintain cmplete cnfidentiality. May be required t testify in curt pertaining t hspital and/r Security matters.Crss trains in ther lcatins beynd nrmally assigned wrkplace. Ensures all required training is up-t-date. May have t wrk ther shifts and/r lcatins as necessary.Must maintain all keys, equipment and unifrms issued. May be required t supervise thers t a limited degree when as assigned as temprary Supervisr and/r Lead fficer in charge (D..).Must wrk weekends, hlidays and vertime as required. May need t wrk special events as requested.Must be f gd character. Must be neat and clean in appearance. Must cmply with departmental dress cde and standardsfficers will cme int cntact with persns entering and leaving the hspital, including patients, visitrs and emplyees, in varius settings, such as waiting rms, treatment areas, and inpatient rms.Must perfrm wrk in extreme weather cnditins when assigned t duties utdrs. May be required t perfrm duties in high heat, damp and / r dusty lcatins, where security and rescue peratins are needed t be perfrmed. Expsure t physical injury exists due t pssible physical encunters when cnfrnting, restraining r apprehending persns when necessary.


    • Driver's License (Required)
    • NJ driver’s license or valid license from the state in which the employee lives

    Education or Equivalent Experience:

    • H.S. Diploma/GED (Required)
    • Two years of previous experience in the security, military or law enforcement field preferred
    • Associate of Arts or Science
    • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice or realated field And/Or two years of previous experience in the security, military or law enforcement field preferred

    We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

    Live Your Life's Work

    We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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