Security Officer

Job posted: 23/03/2020
Applications close: 06/04/2020 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 2252

Reference: 2252

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Security / Orderly Officer

Occupational Health and Safety

Casual positions available

Wimmera Health Care Group is expanding their security team and casual positions are available immediately. The Security/Orderly Officer will assist in the provision of a high standard of patient care through the efficient and effective provision of security and orderly services.

The security aspect of the role necessitates dealing with clients, family members and visitors who may be violent, aggressive, agitated, and/or suffering a mental health illness, in such a manner as to ensure the safety and well-being of everyone involved in accordance with the Service’s policies and procedures. There are also a number of cleaning and orderly duties which form part of this role. Suitable applicants will be willing and able to work on rotating day, afternoon and night shifts.

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Successful completion of the Certificate II in Security Operations.

  • Ability to work as a team member in a multidisciplinary environment

  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner and prioritise workload

  • Adopts a customer service approach in dealing with staff, patients and visitors

  • Courteous and professional manner

  • Demonstrated skills in communicating effectively with people

  • Strong personal work ethic, initiative and service orientation

  • Suitable endorsements from referees

  • Willingness to work under the direction of Nursing staff and Management


  • Experience in a hospital environment

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.

Security Officer

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Matthew Mellington - (03) 5381 9144
Corey Baker - (03) 5381 9373

Security Officer