Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements


The Director of Security and Parking Services will have responsibility for oversight of the Security and Parking department to include, Financial, Operational, and Strategic management.  Develops and implements cost of service and uses reduction strategies related to technology assessment, planning and management activities for Harris Health; provides direct oversight and guidance to the Ben Taub and Quentin Mease Security and Parking operation and evaluates, recommends, and oversees provides recommendations to administrators and executive staff on computer based modalities for access control, alarm, and camera systems ultizing IP based solutions.  Serves as an internal consultant to the organization.  Develops process improvement strategies for lifecycle accountability and management of protecton assets and maintenance of security and parking controls and security and parking electronic records systems used at Ben Taub.  Directs all aspects of the security and parking programs.   Responsible for planning, staffing, and effective and efficient utilization of  resources to safeguard and better serve the patient satisfaction of services rendered.  Acts as the Ben Taub liaison with all external law enforcement agencies, Baylor parking & Security and the TMC parking and Security.  Reports directly to the Vice President of Operations for Ben Taub.


Education/Specialized Training/Licensure:
Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field with five (5) years Security Management experience in a large hospital facility; OR High School Diploma/GED and ten (10) years Security Management experience in a large hospital facility.

Work Experience (Years and Area): Five (5) years Security Management experience in a large hospital facility; OR ten (10) years Security         Management experience if Bachelor's Degree is not held.

Management Experience (Years and Area): As included above.

Communication Skills:
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contract); Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking);
Writing/Composing; Reports
Other Skills:
Analytical; Mathematics; P.C.; Word  Proc

Advanced Education:
Bachelor's Degree (Major):  Hospital or Business Related field of study (preferred)
Work Schedule: 

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