Public Safety Officer

Northfield Hospital & Clinics

Job Description

Promote and maintain a safe and secure hospital campus environment by providing safety and security services to Northfield Hospital & Clinics patients, visitors, and employees.

Maintain a highly visible profile through frequent patrols of the Hospital campus property to prevent, detect and address unacceptable behavior.
Maintain security and fire alarm response on hospital campus buildings through active foot patrol by checking, locking, and rechecking all exterior and interior doors and windows.
Respond to, investigate, resolve (if possible) and document reported security incidents/complaints.
Respond to Emergency Response Guide activations/codes and chemical spills.
Assist law enforcement agencies in criminal investigations through exchange of information.
Provide assistance to the hospital campus by responding to calls including building lockdowns, financial deposits, and vehicle assistance, as well as traffic and crowd control.
Respond to calls for service from off-site Northfield Hospital & Clinic facilities in Northfield, Farmington, Lakeville and Lonsdale.
Handles pharmaceutical waste in accordance with hospital protocol, including properly disposing of hazardous wastes.

H.S. Diploma or equivalent
Two-year college degree in criminal justice, law enforcement, security or related field preferred.
One year of experience in law enforcement or security preferred.
Basic certification from the International Association for Healthcare Safety and Security (IAHSS), or willingness to obtain within 6 months.
BLS Certification, or willingness to obtain within 6 months, company paid.
Crisis Prevention Institute Foundations Course Certification, or willingness to obtain within 6 months.
Defensive Tactics certification, or willingness to obtain within 6 months, company paid.
Valid Driver's License that meets company standards.

Friday and Saturdays 3pm-11pm
Flexibility preferred to pick up additional shifts as available.

*Pay is based on experience, starting at minimum of $15.39/hour. Northfield Hospital & Clinics is an independent organization with over 800 employees. We are known for our positive work environment and quality patient care. We provide a full spectrum of services with our Hospital and Long Term Care Center in Northfield and primary and specialty clinics in Northfield, Lakeville, Farmington, Faribault and Lonsdale.

With us youll find competitive pay and benefits (when hired for 40 hours/pay period or more) including health and dental insurance, vision discount plan, life and disability insurance, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and a pension plan with a generous employer contribution.

Employment Type

Part Time (.1-.74)