Security Officer / OHS-Security

Job posted: 31/03/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 3634

Reference: 3634

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Security Officer

OH&S / Security


We are seeking motivated individuals to join our dedicated Security / OH&S team. This casual position is available immediately and includes working a rotating 7 day, 24 hour roster. The successful applicant will deal with clients, family members and visitors who may be violent, aggressive, agitated, and/or suffering a mental health illness. The security officer will be responsible for ensuring the safety and wellbeing of everyone involved in accordance with the service's policies and procedures.

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 environment and join a reputable rural health service that is now a part of Grampians Health, dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position please view the Position Description and/or contact the responsible person indicated below. Further information on Grampians Health (Horsham & Dimboola Campuses) 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.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Grampians Health 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.All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including immunisation clearance.

Horsham & Dimboola Campuses, proudly part of Grampians Health.

Security Officer / OHS-Security

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Matt Mellington - (03) 5381 9144
Scott Hayward - (03) 5381 9373

Security Officer / OHS-Security