Security Officer-Armed PRN in Gallatin, TN at Sumner Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

HighPoint - Sumner Regional Medical Center

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

Reports to: Assistant Director - Facilities/Security

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
□ High school diploma or equivalent - Required
 
Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Have an understanding of use of force and be able to articulate when use of force would be appropriate. Experience with Firearms, Baton, Handcuff and Taser. 
 

Required Skills
Certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS) / Heartsaver from American Heart Association approved training center required within 90 days of employment.
Must complete Handle with Care and Defensive Tactics courses within 90 days of employment 
 

Required Skills
Licenses:
Must posses a current Tennessee Driver’s License or State of residence and clean MVR. Must posses a current Tennessee Armed Security Officer License or meet all requirements of attaining license and obtain within 30 days of employment. If not licensed upon hire, will only work in capacity of Unarmed Security Guard while obtaining license 
 

Minimum Work Experience
One-year experience in a job related to security, law enforcement or military police preferred.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran