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Special Police Officer/Regional- Atrium Health Cleveland-PT

Date: Nov 22, 2020

Location: Kings Mountain, NC, US

Company: Atrium Health

Job Req ID: 635541

Position Number: 00149571

Employment Type: Part Time

Shift: Variable/On Call

Shift Details: Variable

Standard Hours: 4.00

Department Name: Security

Location: Atrium Health Cleveland

Location Details:  King's Mountain

Our mission is to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit atriumhealth.org/about-us.



Job Summary
Performs patrolling, surveillance, escorting, investigation and intervention services in an effort to protect the safety and security of patients of all ages, visitors, employees and property.

Essential Functions
  • Patrols hospital building and grounds and observes for unsafe, unsecure or illegal activity.
  • Accomplishes and documents assigned rounds in accordance with established procedure and time frames.
  • Ensures that assigned activities such as locking/unlocking doors occur in accordance with established procedure and time frames, without noted exception.
  • Responds to calls for assistance.
  • Appropriately and effectively intervenes when unruly, abusive, combative, threatening or armed persons are encountered, with no more than 1 noted exception, and no exceptions resulting in injury to self or others due to inappropriate or ineffective response.
  • Communicates in a calm, factual, objective and courteous manner with all persons with whom communication or collaboration are necessary.
  • Documents work activities and incidents.
Physical Requirements
Spends majority of time standing or walking with a reasonable amount of bending, stooping, kneeling and reaching. May have to run, or exert intense physical effort in moving or restraining others. Must have close and intermediate visual acuity. Must be able to hear and verbally communicate with others. Exposed to all-weather elements. Must be able to communicate effectively and clearly, both oral and written forms.

Education, Experience and Certifications
High School Diploma or GED required. Completion of approved curriculum in basic law enforcement required. Attainment of commission under company police status required. Completion of BLS within the first 30 days of employment required. Valid State driver's license required. Certificate in Law Enforcement preferred. Two years of experience in a job requiring public interaction and physical activity required. Proven comparable patrol experience preferred.


At Atrium Health, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.


As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.


Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Atrium Health is an EOE/AA Employer

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord

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