Under close supervision, exercises responsibilities for enforcement of organizational policies and procedures relating to individual personal security, safety and the protection of properties. Observes for untoward activity and conditions with the potential to negatively impact personnel, patient and visitor safety, while on the premises. Acts to prevent thefts, fires, vandalism, illegal entry, and personal harm. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
- High school diploma or equivalent, general educational development (GED).
- A minimum of one (1) year of experience in security/law enforcement within a healthcare environment is preferred.
- Qualified with valid driver's license.
- Ability to obtain District of Columbia Special Police Commission certificate within 90 days of date of hire.
- Proficient in basic reading, writing and general communication skills.
- Ability to successfully complete the Protective Services Department Training Program and the IAHSS Basic Officer Certification Course as scheduled by the department leader.
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.
MedStar Health is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and assures equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We hire people to work in different locations, and we comply with the federal, state and local laws governing each of those locations.
A qualified individual with a disability will be considered for employment on the same basis as non- disabled applicants if he/she can perform the essential functions of the job sought, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without imposing a direct threat to the health or safety of others or him/herself.