Dallas, TX US
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Dallas
Texas Health Dallas is seeking a Police Officer in the Security department.
The Texas Health Dallas Security department provides a variety of security services for the entire system. Security Staff are assigned to the entire THD campus 24 hours a day seven days a week. The campus encompasses 68 acres with 17 buildings, 15 parking lots, an estimated 4, 411 employees, physicians, tenants, and volunteers. Security systems are monitored by the security communications center 24 hours a day. In keeping with our mission statement to provide a safe and secure environment for patients, staff, and visitors, the department constantly monitors criminal activity not only on our campus but, in the areas contiguous to it; and incorporate preventative measures to promote a safe and secure environment.
Part Time: 24 hours per week
Variable shifts and days
Minimum Education Requirements:
Must graduate from an accredited Texas police academy
Minimum Licensure Requirements:
Must maintain a Texas Peace Officer License and remain in good standing with the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officers Standards (TCOLE). Must possess a valid Texas Class C Driver License and be insurable. Must maintain Texas Peace Officer License issued by the State of Texas, and Commission issued by the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas (THD). Must obtain a Mental Health Officer Certification through TCOLE within the first two years of employment.
• Pursuant to Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officers Standards (TCOLE) Declaration of Medical Condition, Commission Rule 215.15 (c), 217.1 (a), 217.7 (e) new license applicants must complete both a physical exam and drug screen. Licensee Officers with more than a 180 day break in service need drug screen only. Must pass a pre-employment polygraph and psychological evaluation. May be subject to further written and/or oral pre-employment testing.
Minimum Skill Requirements:
Must have effective oral and written communication skills
JOB DUTILES / RESPONSIBILITIES
Follow, practice and utilize the Peace Officer Weapons Standard and Qualification General Order to ensure the safety of officers, hospital staff, patients and visitors. .
Must have the ability to deal with THD staff and the public in a tactful and diplomatic manner.
Make sound judgments.
Testify in court to present case facts.
Make independent decisions with tactful, mature and positive attitude;
Demonstrate initiative in assuming responsibilities;
Be cooperative, discreet and courteous in handling visitors and employees within the scope of assigned authority.
Perform other duties as assigned
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is an 898-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical program leader, having provided compassionate care to the residents of Dallas and surrounding communities since 1966. A full-service regional referral center, Texas Health Dallas has approximately 3,500 employees and 1,100 physicians on its medical staff, and offers a full range of services, including cancer care, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, senior care, women's services and a renowned Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Dallas has been recognized as a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital in multiple specialties and is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers . The hospital is also a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a certified Emergency Stroke Care center and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Dallas County in 2012.We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
BENEFITS AT A GLANCE:
• 401(k) Retirement Plan
• Health Care Benefits
• Wellness Program
• Paid Time Off
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Life Insurance
• AD&D Insurance
• Disability Coverage
• Long Term Care Insurance
• Other benefits: Adoption Assistance, and Credit Union