NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is one of the nation's leading orthopedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopedic program in New York City. The hospital is consistently ranked among the leading orthopedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient's ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopedic Surgery Rheumatology Neurology Radiology.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Security Officer (Per Diem) in the Loss Prevention Department. To qualify a High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Valid New York State Security Guard License is required. Prior military/law enforcement experience or Fire Drill Conductor certification preferred. Position requires a flexible work schedule, including evenings, nights, or weekends. The ability to climb stairs and to walk long distances. The ability to see, hear, and communicate clearly required. Excellent oral, written, communication and interpersonal skills required.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing security by protecting NYULOH patients, faculty, staff, students and visitors, and by preventing destructive acts to NYULOH property. Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Patrols NYUHJD grounds and facilities in order to safeguard life and property- Performs various security checks to safeguard life and property.Enforces NYUHJD and Security Department policies and procedures as appropriate.Recognizes potentially hazardous situations and implements appropriate preventive measures.Demonstrates knowledge of all security posts including the operations center.
Investigates and follows-up on all incidents that compromise the safety and security of the NYUHJD community or property-Demonstrates investigative techniques appropriate to the situation.Demonstrates knowledge of appropriate contact person/department regarding identified hazards.Assists in emergency situations as appropriate and according to NYUHJD and Security Department policies and procedures.Demonstrates the ability to gather facts and thoroughly assess the scene of an incident.Follows Security Department policies and procedures when interviewing subjects, suspects, and witnesses to an incident or when interviewing complainants .
Responds to the needs and requests for assistance from the NYUHJD community and visitors-Provides a prompt and courteous response to requests and/or inquiries from NYUHJD patients, visitors, faculty, staff and students.Demonstrates an awareness of important issues that may underlie or impact the request, inquiry or response.
Prepares written reports as required-Composes written reports that are clear, complete and accurate.Completes reports in accordance with Security Department policies and procedures.Submits reports to the supervisor on a timely basis.
Communicates effectively with all departments, the NYUHJD community and visitors-Maintains the integrity and confidentiality of information pertaining to the NYUHJD including clinician and patient information.Demonstrates appropriate communication techniques to defuse tense or hostile situations.Listens carefully and responds in an appropriate and professional manner.
Prioritize, complete and communicate assigned work-Completes assigned work by the end of the tourEnsures effective coordination of departmental activities by informing department members of the current status of assigned work.Demonstrates willingness and the ability to perform various work assignments competently.Willingness to take on additional assignments upon completion of assigned work.
Performs other duties as assigned.
NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.