Security
Job Details
Woodland Pond, Inc - New Paltz, NY
Per Diem
Varied

Position Summary
The Security Officer is responsible for protecting Woodland Pond property against fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry. Responds to resident emergencies as needed. Performs various office functions as assigned

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (*CF indicates Critical Function)

  • Answering multi line telephone system; routing calls, transferring calls, and taking messages (*CF)

  • Welcoming visitors; asking them to sign in and sign out, providing ID badges when necessary, alerting residents when their visitors arrive

  • Handling Emergencies in a calm and composed manner; Calling 911 in the event of an emergency, reading the fire alarm panel, communicating with emergency personnel, residents, and staff during an emergency, activating quick message communication, contacting the Wellness Nurse if a resident has a physical emergency (*CF)

  • Completing nightly rounds and checks as assigned, completes logs (*CF)

  • Performing work orders/assignments/rounds using work order software system

  • Completing all required training and in-services

  • All other duties as assigned

GENERAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Maintains high standards for work areas, attitude and appearance

  • Understands that honesty and ethics are essential in the performance of duties

  • Willing to learn and grow

  • Demonstrates maturity in judgment and behaviors

  • Able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends and/or holidays

  • Maintains predictable and reliable attendance, wearing the appropriate uniform as assigned

Qualifications

  1. High school diploma, or HSE with two years of similar experience, or

  2. Excellent customer service and verbal communication skills

  3. Demonstrated ability to function within a Windows based computer program

  4. Ability to multitask

  5. Demonstrated knowledge of appropriate skills for communicating by telephone and in person with individuals of all ages, especially the geriatric population

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