• Security Officer

    Job Number
    Banner Payson Medical Center
    Address : Street
    2050 West Southern Ave
    Address : Location
    US-AZ-Apache Junction
    Additional Locations
    US-AZ-Gilbert | US-AZ-Queen Creek | US-AZ-Mesa
    Work Schedule
    Position Type
    FT: Full-Time
    Posting Category
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    Your Journey with us began the moment you made the choice to seek a career with Banner Health. Whether you are just beginning your career or your Journey has spanned 30 years, Banner's employer commitment is: "We'll help make a difference in your life and career so you can make a difference in the lives of others.”


    You will provide security functions for our East Valley facilites including Gateway, Ironwood, Baywood and Goldfield  which will include responding to emergency situations of all kinds, dealing with out of control patients and visitors, preventive patrol of all areas, including grounds and off-site locations, provides alarm monitoring and response, etc.



    Security in our East Valley can give a great sense of responsibility for the safety and security for patients, visitors, and staff. Being a Security Officer provides an excellent learning opportunity for individuals looking to pursue a career in security. We have 2 shifts availble, both are weekends. Day and night shifts available. 


    Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life


    About Banner Payson Medical Center
    Formerly Payson Regional Medical Center, Banner Payson Medical Center is the largest community health care provider in Arizona's Rim Country and remains committed to making a difference in people's lives by providing the highest quality of care to the residents of Payson and outlying areas. A full service health care facility, the 44-bed hospital offers cardiology, pulmonology, emergency care, intensive care, inpatient and outpatient imaging, labor and delivery, laboratory, surgery and rehabilitation. Banner Payson Medical Center also offers an array of outpatient services and specialty clinics including outpatient imaging, bone densitometry, diagnostic X-rays, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, nuclear cardiac stress testing, CT scans, MRI, family medicine, general and orthopedic surgery. Banner Payson received national recognition as a Top 100 Hospital by Truven Health Analytics four times in the last eight years.


    Learn more about the Town of Payson, Arizona's Cool Mountain Town.




    About Banner Health
    Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.


    Job Summary

    This position patrols the facilities and grounds; assists with the welfare and safety of personnel and patients; investigates critical incidents; assists employees, patients and visitors; interfaces with emergency response agencies; secures doors; monitors parking and traffic control. Performs assigned security duties promptly and accurately. Works varied assignments and shifts.


    Essential Functions

    • Exhibits excellent interpersonal skills and be customer service oriented in all contacts with patients, visitors and staff.


    • Responds to all emergency codes for assistance and control. Patrols and inspects facility frequently to assist in maintaining a safer and more secure environment. Assists employees with security related matters, mediate disputes, conduct interviews, conduct searches, enforces parking regulations and traffic control. Serves as a security subject matter expert.


    • Assists medical staff in restraining and handling troubled/combative patients. Ensures security policies are being followed. Patrols unoccupied areas and sets the alarms when appropriate. Locks and unlocks facility doors at prescribed times. Conducts money pick-ups from departments, logs pick-ups and successfully delivers the contents to the appropriate destination department. Releases bodies from the morgue, ensuring that all paperwork is complete. Checks alarms to ensure they are in proper working order. Escorts patients, visitors and employees when required for security purposes. Participates in security lead training designed for staff.


    • Maintains current knowledge of applicable laws and regulations. Performs citizen arrest and demonstrate critical thinking skills during extremely stressful situations as needed.


    • Appropriately and effectively utilizes assigned non-lethal weapon according to policy and training.


    • Investigates and completes written reports of complaints, critical security incidents and unusual activities involving patients, employees and visitors. Maintains an accurate log of all relevant security activities during each shift.


    • Professionally testifies in criminal court, state hearings and review boards when required.


    • Based on area of assignment may assist in the maintenance and preservation of confidential health documents including scanning into electronic patient health information systems.



    Minimum Qualifications

    Must maintain required security certifications.

    Must possess a valid drivers license and be eligible for coverage under the company auto insurance policy.Must possess the ability to make accurate observations and exercise good independent judgment in a variety of situations (including emergencies). Must demonstrate the ability to write comprehensive security reports.Must successfully complete all required security departmental training, including department specific annual training and mandatory training as assigned. Must successfully complete Banner Health Basic Officer Academy.Must present a professional appearance and demeanor at all times and must possess strong verbal communications skills.Must qualify and maintain proficiency with assigned non-lethal weapons.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Prefer prior law enforcement, military, Corrections, healthcare or advance security experience.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

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