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Officer-Security Armed

Job ID: 10739
Job Category: Facilities & Security
Job Type: Non Clinical
Work Type: PRN
Work Schedule: Rotating
Facility: BMH-Memphis Hospital
Location: Memphis, TN


Active Tennessee Commissioned Police Officer and Sheriff Deputies will perform all necessary functions to ensure a safe and secure environment for Baptist Memorial Hospital (BMH) patients, visitors and staff, their property and Baptist Memorial Hospital property by enforcing established Baptist Memorial Hospital and Security Department policies and procedures, and applicable laws of the State of Tennessee. Performs all other duties as assigned.

• Enforces the BMH security rules, policies, and procedures and enforces Laws of the State of Tennessee as necessary in the support of the mission. Maintains good standings on required certifications and licensures.
• Demonstrate exemplary interpersonal communication and customer service skills and maintain a professional appearance while serving as ambassadors of the organization
• Monitors and authorizes entrance and exits of individuals to guard against theft and maintain safety and security of premises.
• Operates and monitors alarm, security, video management, and access control systems.
• Patrols on-foot and via company vehicle to further monitor hospital campus.
• Secures premises by patrolling property, inspecting buildings and access points.
• Responds to alarms, disturbances, unusual or emergency situations using appropriate escalation of force up to following established protocols.
• Documents occurrences and related acts as such incidents occur to maintain the security of BMH. Performs escorts to staff as required within policy guidance.
• Maintaining a detailed log of all activities.
• Maintains satisfactory disciplinary record with current employing law enforcement agency

Requirements, Preferences and Experience

Currently Employed /Active TN (2) years Commissioned Police Officer or Sheriff's Deputy;

High School Diploma or Equivalent Required. Completion TN POST Certified Law Enforcement Training Academy;

License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of TN): Driver's License Required. Must Maintain Law Enforcement Certification During Employment Required. Eligible for A Surety Bond and Must Maintain During Employment; OC or Pepper Spray, Baton Certification; possess or have the ability to obtain CPR/BLS/De-escalation; Must be in good physical condition, able to drive motorized vehicle with automatic transmission.

About Baptist Memorial Health Care

At Baptist, we owe our success to our colleagues, who have both technical expertise and a compassionate attitude. Every day they carry out Christ's three-fold ministry-healing, preaching and teaching. And, we reward their efforts with compensation and benefits packages that are highly competitive in the Mid-South health care community. For two consecutive years, Baptist has won a Best in Benefits award for offering the best benefit plans compared with their peer groups. Winners are chosen based on plan designs, premiums and the results of a Benefits Benchmarking Survey.

At Baptist, We Offer:
  • Competitive salaries
  • Paid vacation/time off
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Generous retirement plan
  • Health insurance, including dental and vision
  • Sick leave
  • Service awards
  • Free parking
  • Short-term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts
  • Education assistance/continuing education
  • Employee referral program

Job Summary:
Position: 17626 - Officer-Security Armed
Facility: BMH-Memphis Hospital
Department: ME Security Baptist Memphis
Category: Facilities & Security
Type: Non Clinical
Work Type: PRN
Work Schedule: Rotating
Location: US:TN:Memphis
Located in the Memphis metro area
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