Under general supervision, the Security Agent provides protective services to assigned locations, patients, visitors, and staff. Adheres to UC San Diego Health and departmental quality service standards. Patrols UC San Diego Health premises on foot or in a vehicle to protect life and property. Manages disruptive persons professionally with a minimum use of force; controls access to restricted and security sensitive areas; responds to fire/security alarm activations, assumes scene command in emergency situations; observes and reports safety hazards, gives direction and assistance to UCSD Enterprise clientele. Performs other related duties and functions appropriate to the job classification as needed. Other related duties as assigned.
Security Agents are not sworn peace officers, are not armed, and have citizen arrest authority only.
Must have a valid CA driver's license and acceptable driving record.
California Guard Registration.
IAHSS certified within six (6) months of hire date.
Two (2) years of security or security related experience.
Skills, knowledge, and ability essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
Ability to adhere to dress code at all times.
Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.
One (1+) or more years experience in hospital security.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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