Guards property against damage, fire, theft, trespassing and illegal entry. Makes periodic tours about buildings and grounds, examining doors, windows and gates to ensure that they are properly secured. Ensures identification of employees or visitors by fingerprinting, photographing, interviewing and preparing badges. Investigates disturbances, and in the event of an emergency, maintains order and safety of personnel. May serve as liaison with police on mutual problems. This position is armed.
Good written and verbal English communication skills (English). Must become IAHSS Basic Security certified within first year of employment (full time only). Must become firearm qualified within first year of employment (full time only), and re-qualify annually.
A minimum of one (1) year experience in law enforcement or security. This requirement may be substituted by Honorable Military Service. Must pass hospital's psychological screening before hire. Excellent working knowledge in all aspects of law enforcement or security.
Licenses, Registrations or Certifications
Must possess and maintain a valid Louisiana driver's license. Must be eligible for commission as deputy sheriff in Rapides Parish within 6 months of employment and maintain said commission throughout term of employment.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.