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Healthcare Security Guard

Red Deer, AB
Full Time
Paladin Security: Making the World a Safer and Friendlier Place! Do you have superior customer service skills and a passion for helping people? Are you able to think quickly on your feet and defuse difficult situations? Your track record of handling a great deal of responsibility combined with your varied life experience and enthusiasm for a job well done make you an ideal candidate for our team! The Paladin Difference starts with our officers; we're the best because we hire the best. We believe in promoting from within, respecting people and their differences, providing high quality service and always having fun! If you think you have what it takes to join our team, we want to meet you!
Job Skills / Requirements
Healthcare Security Guards work at a variety of health facilities. The job may be physically and emotionally demanding due to the various emergencies and the stress they may bring. This job requires applicants to work 12 hour shifts, including weekends.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Access control within and outside of the facilities and report and/or investigate irregularities
  • Patrol interior and exterior of facility preventing unauthorized entry
  • Monitor risks such as unlocked doors, blocked entrances and exits, mechanical issues, hazardous material, and additional breaches of security
  • Monitor patient safety report and changes to Protective Services and/or Clinical staff
  • Report all incidents as per specific site regulations
  • Respond to alarms and emergency calls for assistance
  • Follow and enforce safety codes, regulations, and procedures
  • Handle private and confidential information with high amount of discretion
  • Utilize two-way radio and computer application to communicate site activities
  • Monitor and screen visitors and clients in professional manner
  • Respond to and de-escalate high stress situations maintaining order on site
Job Requirements:
  • Ability to obtain a valid Alberta Security License
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills while remaining professional with a tactful and friendly demeanor
  • Ability to write comprehensive reports and maintain site logs
  • Ability to make immediate decisions, while maintaining composure in emergency situations with minimal supervision
  • Discretion when handling confidential and private information
  • Ability to perform under pressure and in adversity
  • Ability to walk 18-20 km and climb stairs
Education Requirements (Any) High School Diploma / GED Certification Requirements (Any) Standard First Aid, CPR Level C Valid Class 5 License Valid Security Licence Additional Information / Benefits We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview. Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Paid Vacation Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check
Health Care Law Enforcement and Security