Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Killeen, TX
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Central Texas

Job Description

Security Guard - AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX  76549
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity
Work Hours/Shift:
PRN 3rd shift
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Provide a visible deterrence to crime and prohibited activities by patrolling the buildings and ground of the Hospital.
  • Responds quickly and effectively to emergent and non-emergent situations.
  • Ensures only authorized personnel are admitted onto Hospital premises.
  • Escorts visitors, patients and personnel to and from parking areas.
  • Investigate incidents of unusual circumstances reported by Hospital personnel, visitors, physicians or patients and reports all incidents, verbally or through general incident form, by the end of each shift.
  • Wright accurate, clear and legible incident reports and documents investigatory steps and results.
  • Responds to emergency calls for assistance to control disorderly conduct or combative patients.
  • Patrols parking areas to detect any irregularities.
  • Reports all safety and fire hazards observed on routine patrols and inspections.
  • Assists and gives courteous responses to any inquiries made by patients, visitors or personnel.
  • Enforces all Hospital policies and procedures as assigned by Administration and the Safety Coordinator.
  • Participates in performance improvement activities
  • Performs all other responsibilities as directed.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. He/she shall be able to identify each patient’s age-specific needs and promote a secure environment needed by the patient group. 
What You Will Need:
  • This PRN position is for current Killeen Police Officers only.
  • High School diploma, or equivalent and 1-year experience in the field of law enforcement. (Required)
  • Must have at least 1 year of service as a police officer in the Killeen Police Department. (Required)
  • Must possess a current peace officer license issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLE). (Required)
  • Ability to read, comprehend at the 12th grade level
  • Ability to use Outlook e-mail, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to remain calm during stressful events such as dealing with violent persons, responding to emergencies or any of the disaster codes.
  • Ability to hand write and type reports of activities that have occurred on shift
Job Summary:
Protects life and property of all persons on Hospital premises and patrols hospital buildings and grounds to prevent fire, theft and vandalism. Secures, unlocks and protects hospital buildings. Responds to security needs of hospital personnel.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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