Security Officer

Job posted: 23/09/2021
Applications close: 31/12/2023 (Midnight)
282 days remaining

282 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan, Western Region | Ballarat

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Grampians Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 12807

Reference: 12807

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan, Western Region | Ballarat

About Grampians Health

Grampians Health was established 1 November 2021, bringing together Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital, Stawell Regional Health, Wimmera Health Care Group and Ballarat Health Services to deliver safe, sustainable, healthcare tailored to changing workforce and community needs, for the long term.

This partnership follows years of strong collaboration and close partnerships between the four health services. Together, we will deliver better healthcare, enhance services and advance careers, closer to home, now and into the future.

A career with Grampians Health means you are connected and are part of a team providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Our communities are diverse, as is our workforce, with expert clinical staff from across the world choosing to live and work in our beautiful region.

Grampians Health provides acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care, administration and support services.  This means your career will be as diverse and rewarding as you strive to be.

About the role

The Security Officer's role is pivotal in the provision of a safe and secure environment for staff, patients, visitors and other members of the public at Grampians Health Ballarat.

Primarily, this role ensures the security of buildings, facilities and equipment while promoting an awareness of security. Our team is collaborative, we value clear communication and process improvement. The team understands the importance of connection and make time to make this happen. We seek continual improvement and are active in developing a positive and inclusive working environment that respects culturally diverse backgrounds.

Our Mission and primary role is to deliver quality care to the communities we serve by providing safe, accessible and integrated health services resulting in positive experiences and outcomes. We offer paid attendance training courses including Mental Health First Aid and Safety Interventions as well as on-site refresher training for staff.

Our rosters are flexible, we are active in the Social Club and we hold regular security team events to build our team relationships!

You will be trained across all areas of Security operations including but not limited to: Shift allocations at Base and QEC sites, AAU rostered, Access Control, ED overnight and Patient watch.

No day is the same, every code response has its own challenges. We have implemented an environment where everyone feels empowered to speak up and share ideas. We are a security focused team that is increasing in number as Grampians Healthcontinues to expand and develop - it's never been a better time to join us!

Skills and experience

  • Security License (issued by Victorian Licensing and Regulation Division)
  • Certificate II in Security Operations
  • 2 years Security or Hospital experience preferred but not essential
  • Control Room and Monitoring endorsement highly regarded 

Grampians Health Culture & Benefits

At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.

  • Flexible work arrangements and purchase leave opportunities
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Discounted on-site parking
  • Access to discounted health club membership
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs

Ballarat Region

Ballarat is the largest centre in Western Victoria and the states fastest growing inland city.  Dubbed Australia's most liveable city in 2020, Ballarat is home to first class education, fine dining and boutique shopping.  Uniquely located within easy access to Melbourne, Geelong, Bendigo and the Western district, Ballarat is blessed with some of Australia's most significant heritage buildings and natural landscapes.

How to apply

Click APPLY or contact Daniel Brooks, Team Leader of Security on 03 5320 8905 for a confidential discussion.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual LGBTQIA+.

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Security Officer