Full Job Description
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest Washington, D.C. Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis—caring for the whole person—MedStar Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.
MedStar Georgetown’s centers of excellence include neurosciences, transplant, cancer and gastroenterology. Along with Magnet® nurses, internationally recognized physicians, advanced research and cutting-edge technologies, MedStar Georgetown’s healthcare professionals have a reputation for medical excellence and leadership.
Under close supervision, exercises responsibilities for enforcement of organizational policies and procedures relating to individual personal security, safety and for the protection properties. Observes for untoward activity and conditions with the potential to negatively impact personnel, patient and visitor safety, while on the premises. Acts to prevent thefts, fires, vandalism, illegal entry and personal harm. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Medstar Georgetown University Hospital’s philosophy, policies, procedures and standards.
High School Diploma or equivalent, General Educational Development (GED).
A minimum of one (1) year experience in security/ law enforcement within a healthcare environment is preferred.
Qualified with valid Driver’s License.
Ability to obtain District of Columbia Special Police Commission certificate within 90 days of date of hire.
Proficient in basic reading, writing and general communication skills.
Ability to successfully complete the Protective Services Department, Training Program and the IAHSS Basic Officer Certification Course as scheduled by the department Leader.