Security Monitor

GEO Reentry Services in Salt Lake City, UT

  • Type: Full Time
position filled
Facility: SALT LAKE CITY CENTER
Compensation Base: 
Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.


Summary

This position maintains continuous state of alertness and awareness to control and secure the facility and residents. Operates within legal constraints and contract agency stipulations.
 This is a full time position with benefits.  
We are a 24/7 operational facility.  Your schedule and shift may vary and you may be asked to work overtime. 


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Ensures that the equipment necessary for each watch is operational including radios, flashlights, and keys prior to relieving the watch. Prepares shift documentation including shift reports, work orders, security reports, and unusual incidents that are legible, concise and that meet facility’s standards and contracting agency requirements.
Receives necessary information from previous shift personnel pertaining to events that transpired during the shift such as resident medical problems, disciplinary problems, or new arrivals and any special instructions. Relieves the watch and informs necessary personnel that the watch has been relieved.  Makes entries into the security log showing the time the watch was relieved noting name and title.
Conducts radio checks documenting results in the security log. Conducts facility counts at the prescribed times and ensures the logbooks in the buildings are accurate as to count. 
Frequently patrols building to observe and listen to individual residents and groups of residents and monitors the state of the building. Examples of activities include smelling for marijuana, listening to conversations, or ensuring doors and windows are properly secured.
Ensures that the building picture board has a picture of all residents assigned to the building and that the picture is in the proper bed slot.
Organizes and supervises resident work details to assist in maintaining facility cleanliness to ensure that facility meets facility’s and contracting agency requirements.
Performs activities on both a scheduled and random basis including urinalysis testing, pat downs, shakedowns, counts, or breath tests, to maintain control and security of the residents and facility.
Documents disciplinary action for rule violations according to procedure to comply with contracting agency requirements and log accordingly.
Conducts scheduled and impromptu cleanliness checks of the facility and resident’s personal belonging to maintain it in an orderly and clean fashion to meet health and environmental requirements. This includes all rooms within the facility and residents’ personal belongings.
Welcomes visitors and verifies their identity while maintaining professionalism and courtesy at all times.
Communicates with residents and staff in a professional manner to affirm and enhance self-esteem, dignity, and to maintain positive resident and staff relations.
Participates in staff meetings by sharing observations and recommendations regarding the facility, residents and staff relations to identify and resolve problems and function as a unified team.
Maintains confidentiality obtained through job duties regarding employees, vendors, residents, or outside agencies so that sensitive information is only given on a "need to know" basis.
Complies with company policies and work rules as described in the company Employee Handbook, the Statement of Work, and the Facility Policies and Procedures Manual.
Adheres to attendance policies and is available to work any shifts or work overtime to ensure adequate coverage of the program and to ensure the safety and security of the residents.
Complies with facility safety rules and takes appropriate corrective action to ensure work is performed in a safe manner and without injury to self or others.
Communicates effectively with all levels of staff in a manner that promotes a team spirit and a sense of cooperation.
Performs other duties as assigned.



 

Minimum Requirements
High school diploma or equivalent.
One (1) year general work experience. Experience in a related field is preferred.
Sufficient organizational skills to keep the workflow on-going in an orderly manner.
Ability to express thoughts logically, in both written and verbal form using correct grammar.
Demonstrated flexibility in order to perform a wide range of duties.
Ability to interact effectively with others and learn supervisory techniques. .
Ability to maintain positive relation with staff and residents.
Ability to motivate and create an atmosphere of enthusiasm toward work ethic.
Ability to express thoughts logically, in both written and verbal form using correct grammar.
Ability to demonstrate flexibility in order to perform a wide range of duties
Ability to work with computers and the applicable software typically used by the facility.

You may be interested in these similar jobs!
Security Systems Technician II
IES Communications, LLC in salt lake city, UT

Job Summary: The Security Systems Technician II must possess the ability to program and install security systems (Card Access, CCTV, CATV and Intrusi…

Read More
Weekend Memory Care/Care Coordinator, Supervisor
COVINGTON SENIOR LIVING - LEHI in Lehi, UT

The Medication Tech is expected to perform position-related duties that include, but are not limited to:Ensure all medication documentation is curren…

Read More
Fraud and Security Specialist
Deseret First Credit Union in Salt Lake City, UT

There's a reason we've won so many awards for being one of the best companies to work for! We invite you to apply to join our family, and here's what…

Read More
Safety & Security Specialist
O'REILLY AUTOMOTIVE in Salt Lake City, UT

Our Safety & Security Specialists have the important task of assuring the security of company property and the general safety of their fellow team me…

Read More
Safety & Security Specialist
O'REILLY AUTO PARTS in Salt Lake City, UT

Job Description:Our Safety & Security Specialists have the important task of assuring the security of company property and the general safety of thei…

Read More
Senior Network Engineer
Peraton in Salt Lake City, UT

Peraton is seeking a Network Engineer in El Segundo, California to support work with a high-profile government client. The ideal candidate will work …

Read More
Security Officer- Multinational Company
Allied Universal in Salt Lake City, UT

Responsibilities Security Officer- Multinational Company Position Type Full Time Req ID 2020-385509 Great Entry Level Opportunity to a New Exciting…

Read More
Command Center Senior Tech-Network Admin
Conduent in Sandy, UT

We're seeking a Network Administrator. This member?of the technical staff will be a part of large to enterprise wide sized projects related to the…

Read More
Network Controller (Security Clearance Required)
Leidos in Hill Afb, UT

Description Job Description:Are you looking for a challenging opportunity to make a difference by supporting the warfighter? Do you thrive in a fast …

Read More
Information Technology Intern
eFileCabinet in Lehi, UT

Information Technology InternThis position will have an active role in our Information Technology department. You will help to develop security and t…

Read More
Junior Inventory Technician
Kihomac in Layton, UT

QualificationsEducation/Training (both required and desired):High School diploma or equivalent requiredAssociate s Degree in management or technical/…

Read More
Event Security
Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City, UT

Event Security will work in a variety of locations in the Vivint Smart Home Arena based on the security and safety needs of specific games and events…

Read More