Security Guard NBH

NeuroBehavioral Hospitals of the Palm Beaches-North
Erika Jones
Recruiter : Email

Why Wellpath

Here at NeuroBehavioral Hospitals, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”

About this role

Under the general supervision on the Security Manager, the Security Guard NBH is responsible for general safety and security at the hospital. This position also serves as the initial point of contact for all persons calling or entering the hospital.

What you bring to the table


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.




  • Two (2) years of related work experience preferred.
  • Required to hold (or be eligible for) either a valid State of Florida D Security License or a valid State of Florida G Security License.
  • Experience in arrest, search and seizure preferred.



  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) required and maintained per policy

What you will do




  • Responds to requests by radio, telephone, or other methods of communication.
  • Oversees the front desk, answering phones, opening doors and greeting visitors.
  • Wands persons entering the hospital to ensure contraband is not entering the facility as needed.
  • Responds to emergency calls for assistance.
  • Responds to Codes called within the hospital in real time to ensure the safety of staff and patients alike by diffusing situations using verbal de-escalation and CPI as needed.
  • Conducts periodic inspection tours based on pre-determined priorities and conditions.
  • Monitors CCTV security system, and must become proficient in the use of same, and develop the ability to trouble shoot if required.
  • Maintains logs of inspections as required.
  • Patrols hospital grounds to detect unauthorized persons or vehicles
  • Completes incident reports as required.
  • Responsible for securing, logging and safeguarding patients property.
  • Participates in fire drills and other Life Safety awareness programs and documents as required.
  • Participates in and supports a process to improve performance of services.
  • Required to attend and be proficient at Crisis Prevention Intervention Training. This training would apply initially and annually thereafter.
  • Serves subpoenas as requested.
  • Appear in Court as needed to provide testimony.
  • Provide escorts to Law Enforcement Agencies, Incoming admissions, Discharging patients and Visitors as required.
  • Register and Log visitors to the hospital as necessary.
  • Required to do lockups and unlocks of doors daily throughout the hospital.
  • Duties not otherwise stipulated as assigned by the Manager of Security.

Our investment in you

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
  • Time off & leave benefits
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental benefits
  • Perks and discounts
  • And more available here


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