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

Responsible for patrolling, protecting, and securing all Harris Health System's  buildings and grounds, promoting safety and security at all locations. 

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED.  CPR training and  completion of IAHSS Basic Security Officer Training Program must be completed within six months of employment.  Valid Texas Driver's License.  Satori Alternatives to Managing Aggression (SAMA) certification or equivalent certification required.  If certification other than SAMA is held at the time of hire, must be recertified as SAMA upon expiration of held certification.  Must be Registered by the Texas Private Security Bureau within 90 days of employment. 

Work Experience (Years and Area): One year security experience, healthcare experience preferred

Equipment Operated: PC based electronic access control, CCTV, and parking systems.  Handheld Radio systems. Patrol vehicle.

Special Requirements:
Communication Skills:  Exceptional Verbal (Heavy Public Contact/Public Speaking), Writing/Composing Reports

Analytical, Research, Statistical and PC

Knowledge of Microsoft Office

Advanced Education:
Advance Training Specialty Satori Alternatives to Managing Aggression (SAMA) certification or equivalent certification required.  If certification other than SAMA is held at the time of hire, must be recertified as SAMA upon expiration of held certification. 

Work Schedule:  Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, Overtime and Travel

Other Requirements: E-1 availability during disaster situations.  Must be able to understand the English language and communicate it effectively in both verbal and written form. Proficiency in the use of computers is required

Application Instructions

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