Catholic Health Initiatives Peace Officer-Cert - Security (Days) PRN in HOUSTON, Texas

Peace Officer-Cert - Security (Days) PRN


BaylorSt. Luke’s Medical Center


quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a

world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962

by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in

Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery. The first hospital in Texas and

the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the

American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive

times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding community emergency

centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric

care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a

collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas

Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View

A&M University.

Provides the highest level of

safety and security by patrolling assigned areas of the CHI St. Luke’s Health

System to deter, detect and investigate crime and/or any suspicious activity

which could cause harm to individuals or property; effective monitoring of

electronic surveillance equipment; effective monitoring of hospital emergency

systems and ability to dispatch appropriate personnel via radio. Provides

information and assistance to patients, employees and visitors. He/she writes

detailed incident reports, and other reports as required. The position must

take and maintain control of disruptive individuals for arrest by local law



Minimum Education:

High School Diploma/GED Required


State of Texas Certified Peace

Officer Certification.

Valid State of Texas Motor

Vehicle Operator.

Minimum Experience:

Three (3) years of experience

Position Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for patrolling

assigned areas, on foot or by vehicle, providing service and protection.

Detects and investigates any suspicious person(s) or activity, and responds to

crimes in progress, crimes that have already occurred, disturbances, accidents,

various public service calls, and other miscellaneous incidents

  1. Investigates

complaints, criminal incidents, suspicious activity and accidents. Prepares

detailed written incident reports

  1. When assigned to

dispatch, effectively monitors electronic surveillance equipment to identify

any suspicious person(s) or activity and dispatches appropriate personnel to


  1. Provides general

information and assistance to patients, visitors and employees, including

safety related escorts as requested

  1. Collaborates with

various Hospital department personnel and external agencies to gather and

exchange information; promote departmental services provided to the campus


  1. Assure proper

working order of departmental equipment; notify appropriate personnel when

Repairs and/or maintenance is necessary

  1. Screen and

intervene as necessary to confront and restrain hostile and abusive persons in

a manner necessary to reduce risk of personal injury to patients, visitors or

employees, and to minimize the disruption of the Hospital operations

Job Facilities Operations


Daily Schedule days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0113712