AMITA Health Careers
Job ID: 270329

Security Officer, FT - Elk Grove Village

Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: Security Officer

City, State:  Elk Grove Village,IL

Location:  AMITA Health ABMC

Department:   Security 001

Additional Job Details:  Full-Time,Night, 40 hours,Weekly

About Us

AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL  and  St. Louis, MO based Ascension. 

With the addition of Presence Health, AMITA Health is now the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The newly combined health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and now serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

Job Description

Job Summary:

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

 

Responsibilities:

  • Performs proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats.
  • Investigates, documents and manages security incidents and hazards.
  • Maintains knowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans. May facilitate planned drills and simulations.
  • Provides information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.


Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Drivers License credentialed from the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles (IL-DMV) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certified Security Guard credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Permanent Employee Registration Card (PERC) card preferred.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent 
    • High school diploma or equivalent required

Work Experience:

  • Training in fire fighting and safety preferred.Hospital/Security experience preferred.
  • Prior Security Exp preferred
  • 11 pm-730 am every Sunday and every other weekend off

How To Apply

We urge you to apply to any/all positions that you have interest in.  If you fit the qualifications for the role, we will reach out to you.  Please ensure you complete all required fields within the application (indicated with an asterisk), as well as additional information that is requested of you.  Information that you offer us will better assist us in understanding your qualifications and fit for the position(s) you've applied for.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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.

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