Job Description

  • General Information
    • Job Title: Security Officer - Casual
    • Location:
      • 557 W. Washington
      • Burns, OR, 97720
      • USA
    • Base Pay: $15.94 - $21.42 / HOUR
    • Employee Type: Full Time (Non-Exempt)
    • Manage Others: No
  • Contact Information
    • Name: Jen Hoke
    • Phone: 541-573-8642
    • Email:
  • Job Description

    To provide hospital wide security and safety monitoring during night time business hours.

    Provide professional service and direction to patients and families presenting to Harney District Hospital for after hours care in the hospital.

    Frequently inspects the building to ensure security of entrances, departments and general public areas.

    Complete security logs, checklists and other related reports. 

    Provide additional personnel presence in the emergency department as directed by the nursing staff.  Provide de-escalation support as situations require. 

    Assist patients and family members to the emergency department waiting area or other appropriate areas.  Coordinate with the Admitting and Nursing staff to ensure the emergency entrance is frequently monitored.

    Responsible for crowd control during a mass casualty or event which may bring numerous patients and non-patients to the hospital.

    Monitor cameras and respond to alarms related to facility related problems.  Troubleshoot system issues as trained.

    Assist in traffic control when Air Ambulance is present.

    Assist with the transport of patients between departments as needed.

    Assist in maintaining safety in the hospital (interior/exterior) which may include, snow removal, cleaning up spills, recognizing hazards and eliminating or reporting hazards to the appropriate persons in a timely manner.

    Assist in providing safety related training to night and evening staff and organizing night shift fire drills.

    Assist staff in other related duties as requested.


  • Requirements

    MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS: Must be 18 years or older.  Knowledge of general security and safety.  Good customer service and verbal communication skills.  Equivalent to a high school education and over one (1) year of related experience, or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the above duties.  Must be able to understand and follow confidentiality rules and regulations of the hospital.

    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS/LICENSES: Must have or be able to certify through DPSST for unarmed security person.

    DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS: Previous security experience.

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