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Allina Health

Security Officer

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Employer
Allina Health
Posted
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Closes
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Location
Shakopee MN
Employment Status

Further information

Introduction

Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Commons is the Minneapolis-based headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Allina's Abbott Northwestern Hospital, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units.


Responsibilities

  • Responds to all emergencies within the hospital campus
  • Controls situations and takes appropriate action/ intervention to reduce injury, property damage or loss
  • Performs patrols and escorts on hospital property
  • Investigates calls for service and prepares written reports
  • Staffs the Communications center
  • Monitors critical building security systems, e.g., cameras, alarms and building access controls
  • Ensures that all calls for service and alarms are responded to and resolved in an appropriate and timely manner
  • Enforces criminal ordinances and makes physical arrests
  • understands and enforces administrative rules
  • Serves as a department liaison o hospital, department, and other customers
  • Uses all equipment in an appropriate manner 

Qualifications

 Education & Experience

  • High School graduate or GED required
  • Two years post secondary education, or currently enrolled, in a security, law enforcement, or criminal justice undergraduate degree program preferred
  • If no degree, must have 1-year experience in security, law enforcement, military police or related field
  • POST Skills completed, International Association of Hospital Safety and Security (Basic), First Responder, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), or OSHA first responder certifications preferred
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Certified Forensic Interviewer (CFI), Physical Security Professional (PSP), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI), a plus

Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills a must
  • Basic office computer skills required
  • Knowledge of verbal and physical de-escalation, use of force continuum and arrest laws preferred
  • Must be in good physical condition and able to walk and stand for extended periods
  • Employees must be able to make decisions and act independently without direct supervision when making enforcement decisions and in meeting emergencies

Licensure/ Certifications: Current, Valid driver's license  


Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • Part time position 16 hour per week
  • Night shifts
  • Weekend Rotations: Weekends Preferred
  • Non-Contract

Location/Community Information

City of Shakopee is located in the southwest corner of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, 23 miles from Minneapolis, on the Minnesota River. Residents of Shakopee enjoy both the atmosphere of a small town and the resources of a thriving metropolitan area. Incorporated in 1857 as a booming river town, today Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. The city has its own downtown central business district, regional medical center and business park and is home to regional entertainment attractions such as Historic Murphy's Landing, Valleyfair Amusement Park, and Canterbury Park Racetrack.

Shakopee:

  • Located 20 miles Southwest of the Twin Cities
  • Population = 34,000
  • Service Area = 120,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information                           School Digger

Explore Minnesota                                    MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine              St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine                   Star Tribune


Closing Statement

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA


 

Allina Health

At Allina Health, we’re here to care for, guide, inspire and comfort the millions of patients we see each year at our 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals and through a wide variety of specialty care services throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin.