Security Officer

Munson Healthcare Grayling Grayling, Michigan Security Contingency PM shift

Requisition #: 43296
Total hours worked per week: 12


Job Summary:  The role of Security Officers at Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital (MHGH) is to ensure a safe and secure environment for all patients, visitors and staff.  Officers provide a security presence throughout the facility to maintain order, monitor activity to identify and report potential risks, prevent accidents and/or injuries and to deter harmful activity such as theft, vandalism and violence.  Security Officers contribute to maintaining a positive environment through consistent positive customer service.


Reports to the Director of Facilities.  Receives functional supervision from the Security Team Lead or the Director of Facilities.


Minimum Requirements:  

?        High school diploma or GED.

?        Experience in law enforcement, military or security is preferred and will be given priority over those without this experience.

?        Possession of a valid driver's license.

?        Basic technical reporting and computer skills.

?        Ability to work as a team and work well with the general public.

?        Ability to understand and follow MHGH policies, procedures and values.

Training Requirements:

?        Completes comprehensive Security orientation process within 2 weeks of start date.

?        Completes hospital orientation within 30 days of start date.

?        Certified in both CPR and AED (infant and adult), and CPI training within 6 months of start date.

?        Completes North Flight Safety training within 6 months of start date.

?        Security staff has the opportunity to become IAHSS certified.


 Security Office Expectations:

?        Supports the Mission, Vision and Values of Munson Healthcare

?        Embraces and supports the Performance Improvement philosophy of Munson Healthcare.

?        Embraces the Relationship Based Care model as core values, including:

?  Caring for Self

?  Caring for Colleagues

?  Caring for Patients and Families

?        Supports MHGH Safety and Security plans. 

?        Demonstrates knowledge in areas concerning the safety of employees, patients and visitors in accordance with Joint Commission standards, MIOSHA standards and NFPA regulations.

?        Recognizes safety is a self-responsibility. 

?        Knows the physical requirements of the job and works within those guidelines.  Performs job duties safely at all times, utilizing proper body mechanics and transferring / lifting techniques.

?        Recognizes the need for use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and uses when necessary.


Physical Efforts:

Continuously involves an extensive range of physical activities.  Requires lifting, carrying and/or pushing/pulling a wide range of weight.  Occasionally required to lift 50 pounds. Must be able to balance, bend, climb, crawl, crouch, kneel, reach, sit, squat, stand, twist and walk 100% of the time.  Must be able to hear speech, distinguish sounds and speak.  Must have near vision, far vision, depth perception and be able to distinguish colors. 


Position Accountabilities:

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:


?          Maintain patient confidentiality at all times.

?          Understand and demonstrate key strategies for effective customer service.

?          Utilize strategies to prevent or respond to workplace violence situations.

?          Responds to all emergency codes and pages.

?          Patrols designated areas in and around the MHGH campus, including visual and physical checks of buildings located on the premises.

?          Patrols all parking lots and enforces parking regulations outlined in the parking policy.

?          Performs scheduled locks / unlocks of areas within the hospital.

?          Performs escorts for employees and visitors.

?          Assists with vehicle jump-starts.

?          Picks up patient belongings and lost items from specific units.

?          Investigates and prepares clear, concise and thorough incident reports.

?          Demonstrates working knowledge of t