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Security Officer, 40hr, Th-Mon, 6:30am-3:00pm(989912/13611) 5370

Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Omaha, NE

Job Description


GENERAL SUMMARY:  This position is accountable for the day to day functions of Security and Safety within the Hospital and other assigned CHS entities.  Ensures compliance with Regulatory Agency requirements and provides a secure environment for patients, families, guests, and staff.


Essential Functions/Competencies

% of Time



  1. Performs internal and external foot and/or vehicular patrols.  Completes required locks and unlocks in a timely manner to provide a safe and secure environment of corporate facilities and contracted entities by following the established Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).



  1. Responds to all code/alarm activation’s including contracted entities to effectively manage the situation through to its successful conclusion, by following established SOP’s.



  1. Effectively controls combative, unruly or intoxicated patients, visitors, employees or trespassers, deescalating the situation using appropriate methods to achieve a desirable outcome.



  1. Escorts visitors between complexes, personnel/visitors to their vehicles to ensure safe, courteous, and efficient transport to destination by following department specific policies and procedures.



  1. Completes a detailed daily report to ensure proper documentation of work and problems or issues can be resolved in a timely and accurate manner.  Outlining all action, incidents and other necessary verbal or written communications that occurred during tour of duty.



Regular attendance at work is an essential function of the job.


Perform physical requirements as described in the Physical Requirements section



  1. Performs other duties as assigned



  • Requires ability to read, write, speak, and perform mathematical calculations to complete investigations, reports, and work with the public, patients, visitors, employees and staff in a professional and competent manner.


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in security role required.
  • Previous hospital security, civilian law enforcement, or military experience is preferred



  • .Basic Life Support (BLS) certified required or ability to obtain within 60 days of employment and every two years thereafter  continuously during employment.
  • Certification in application of hard restraints required within 60 days of employment and annually thereafter continuously during employment.
  • Defensive Tactics Trained through Human Factor Systems Training (formerly PPCT) required or ability to obtain certification within one-year of employment and maintain throughout employment.
  • Currently IAHSS Certified Healthcare Security Officer (CHSO) or International Foundation for Protection Officers Certified Protection Officer (CPO) Certified required, or ability to obtain within 1 year of employment and maintain continuously during employment.
  • OSHA Certification as Safety Committee Team Member (32-hours) or greater required or obtain with 6 months of employment.



  • A valid driver’s license and an acceptable motor vehicle record/driving record required.




Job Details

Date Posted August 31, 2017
Date Closes November 29, 2017
Requisition 989912-13611
Address 8200 Dodge Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Hospital
Department Security
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
TH - Mon 6:30am - 3:00pm- 40hrs
Start Date 2017-09-22
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 33-9032.00 Security Guards
Zipcode 68114

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Group Homeowners and Auto
  • Group Legal
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Credit Union
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Financial Planning
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Nursing Facilities
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Building / Employee Security
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Law Enforcement Analysis
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...