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Watchman

Company: Twin County Regional Healthcare
Location: Galax
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Twin County Regional HealthcareJOB SUMMARYResponsible for tasks related to the Security Department and for the safety and security of all patients, employees, and visitorsJOB REQUIREMENTSMinimum Education High School graduate or equivalent required. Current driver's license with acceptable DMV record, and ability to drive during inclement weather required. Previous security or law enforcement experience required. Completion of DCJS Security Officer Training or ability to obtain with 6 months of hire.Required Skills Familiarity with organization and functions of each hospital department. Excellent communication skills required to be an effective team member. Must be able to communicate via radio, telephone, overhead page, e-mail, as well as in-person. Provide professional customer service to employees, patients, visitors, EMS, law enforcement, etc. Good computer skills necessary (must be able to operate video surveillance system, company e-mail, complete on-line trainings, etc.). Maintain harmonious relationships with nursing personnel, medical staff, hospital administration, and all hospital departments.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSAssist with combative patients or visitors to protect patients, employees, and the facility. Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards. Utilize rapid and effective judgment in responding to emergency situations. Prepare safe landing zone for helicopter patient transport. Make building and parking lot rounds, utilizing a Watchman's clock. Warn violators of policy infractions, such as loitering, tobacco use, carrying forbidden articles, etc. Ability to adjust thermostats, replace light bulbs and perform light maintenance duties. Ability to operate the fire alarm system and know how to operate the sprinkler system. Maintain responsibility for all facility keys. Display good judgment, dependability, and reliability. Complete assignments in a timely manner. Maintain high standard of confidentiality and follow HIPAA regulations. During inclement weather, clear sidewalks and walkways as needed to prevent falls. Ability to operate two-way radios. Must hold a valid driver license. Ability to fill out a daily log in a manner that is legible. Committed to demonstrating the following behaviors that shows that the healthcare team at Twin County Regional Healthcare CARES about our patients/families/physicians and each other. Commit to a culture of safety and service. Act as a team with others. Respond to others' needs. Engage others in a meaningful way. Seek ways to positively influence others.FUNCTIONAL DEMANDSLift unassisted 50 lb. and carry 20 ft. See, hear, speak and write clearly and effectively. Occasional reaching with hands and arms, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling. Climb and work at elevated levels, including ladders. Ability to read a ruler and relay the measurements to another person. Ability to work in 0 degree weather outside to repair equipment and remove snow. Ability to drive vehicle. Ability to work in confined spaces. Ability to properly use various types of tools. Job Requirements:See above. LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Keywords: Twin County Regional Healthcare, Winston-Salem , Watchman, Other , Galax, North Carolina

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