Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.

{msg}

Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • 2151 Peachford Road
    Atlanta, GA 30338

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Security Guard jobs in Atlanta, GA delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
• 
8 to 15 characters
• 
1 uppercase letter
• 
1 number or symbol
• 
1 lowercase letter
Cancel
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Assessments Security Guard

Peachford Hospital • Atlanta, GA

Posted 21 days ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Healthcare - Health Services
Information Technology

Job Competition

14

Applicants

How Do You Compare to the Competition?

Get facts about other applicants with a CareerBuilder Account

Job Description

Peachford Hospital is searching for an experienced Security Guard to provide services in our Assessment and Intake Department from 9:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

What Role Will You Play?

Security Guards are responsible for observing, documenting  and reporting activities and incidents, maintaining the security and safety of guests,  personnel, and property.  They make regular and periodic rounds to check for irregularities.  They preserve order and enforce regulations and directives.

What Will You Get To Do?

Security Guards are responsible for completing the following duties and tasks:

  • Monitor and ensure patient and staff safety.
  • Perform perimeter checks throughout the shift, checking for unsafe conditions, hazards, and unlocked doors.
  • Respond to code situations.
  • Ensure the safe entrance into the Hospital and Assessment Center by scanning all patients and accompanying friends/family.
  • Secure patient belongings. 
  • Monitor Assessment Patients at intervals per policy.
  • Monitor the lobby and front entrance area. 
  • Ensure guests have signed in and possess the appropriate identification sticker.
  • Greet visitors in a respectful and courteous manner.  Establish authority with incoming visitors and patients, offering help and clear information when needed.
  • Practice de-escalations techniques with agitated guests and patients, while maintaining composure and utilizing the best service excellence skills.
  • Carry out clerical and administrative assignments and documentation to support department operations.

What Does Peachford Require for this Role?

A high school diploma or equivalent is required for this role and previous military, security or law enforcement experience is highly preferred. 

Wait!  There’s More….

Peachford Hospital offers full time employees a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Plans
  • 401k Retirement Plan with company match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 23-days of Paid Time Off 

What Happens Next?

After you apply online and submit your resume, a member of our recruiting team will review your qualifications and experience.  If we are interested in scheduling an interview, someone will give a you call. You may log back on to this website to check the status of your application at any time. 

Peachford Hospital: Bringing Life Into Balance.

Peachford Hospital is the Southeast’s premiere behavioral health and addictive disease treatment facility and has been providing compassionate care to children, adolescents, adults and seniors since 1973.  Located in the beautiful  Dunwoody neighborhood of Atlanta,  Peachford offers inpatient acute care, as well as partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs.

For more information on our hospital, follow us on online:

Universal Health Services (UHS):  Healthcare Delivered with Compassion

Peachford Hospital is an affiliate of Universal Health Services.  At UHS, we're looking for exceptional people who share our vision and values, who share our focus on hard work, enthusiasm, teamwork, loyalty, trust and cooperation. We've embraced these traits and built a team of employees who consistently work to achieve the highest level of service excellence. People are our most valuable resource at UHS as we are committed to providing high quality acute care and behavioral health services to residents of the communities we serve. We are equally committed to offering our employees unlimited opportunity in an environment that encourages professional development.

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Job Requirements

::

Job ID: 81403
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
CAREERBUILDER TIP
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.