Security Officer

Job posted: 12/09/2021
Applications close: 03/10/2021 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Facilities Management, Health and Allied Health

Reference: 49102

Reference: 49102

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Facilities Management, Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers.

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

About The Role

Our high quality security service is responsible to not only provide patients, visitors, staff with an environment which affords individual physical safety, and also the safeguarding of Monash Health property and emergency responses.

About You

Some of the things we’d like to see on your application include:

  • Previous experience as a Security Officer (ideally within a hospital/health setting)

  • Code (black, grey etc) response participation requirements

  • Demonstrated knowledge of current emergency response including the operation of fire panels, OWS and EWIS panels

  • Proven ability to negotiate and resolve conflict situations

  • Your commitment to provide Superior customer service to all stakeholders makes you a desirable candidate, capable of working independently or as part of a team; and

  • Intermediate verbal and written communication skills to enable you to prepare incident and other reports to meet Police and legal requirements.

  • Extensive security experience in a hospital environment, with shifts rostered at various sites.

  • The successful applicants should be available to work shift work on a 24/7 rotating roster.

To be successful in obtaining this role, you will need to have:

  • Current Victorian Security Guard and Crowd Controller Licence

  • Certificate III in Security Operations Unarmed Guarding and Crowd Control
    OR Certificate II – Unarmed Guard and Crowd Control

  • Current Working with Children’s Check (or application in progress)

  • Current open or provisional Victorian Drivers Licence

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Existing Monash Health Employees should apply using your Monash Health employee account. For any queries in regards to internal applicants please contact Recruitment Services on 92652776.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview

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Sylvia Lynch - 0424597288

Security Officer