Job Description

Security Officer (Taylorsville, KY /Spencer County) (Security)
Taylorsville, KY, KY, United States of America


Park DuValle Community Health Center is a 501c3 non-profit, federally qualified health center that has served the local community for over 50 years. Park DuValle Community Health Center strives to adhere to the highest quality standards of patient care, regardless of patients’ insurance status or ability to pay. Employees of Park DuValle Community Health Center, Inc. are deemed to be federal employees qualified for protection under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

PDCHC offers, primary care for adults and children, women's health and behavioral health services, dental, WIC and Nutrition, insurance enrollment, lab, pharmacy and radiology services, transportation, exercise classes, and other enabling services. 

Job Skills / Requirements

  • patrol designated property to monitor and prevent intrusion, damage, hazards and breaches of security
  • protect property and staff, and patients from theft, damage, trespassing or accidents
  • provide a visible presence that enforces safety and security
  • identify and investigate suspicious behavior, threats and irregular activity
  • respond to alarms and requests for help
  • monitor and control entrance and departure of employees and visitors according to prescribed protocol
  • detect and confront unauthorized persons and violators of security procedures
  • check property through electronic monitoring systems
  • enforce relevant laws and regulations pertaining to all individuals on the property
  • report rule infractions and violations
  • monitor and prevent movement of prohibited items into and out of property
  • conduct exterior property checks for maintenance issues, malfunctions or hazards
  • contact relevant authorities to deal with unlawful or irregular activities   
  • use radio or other communication devices in a clear and concise manner
  • prepare written reports of daily activities, observations and incidents
  • implement the prescribed emergency plan in case of emergency
  • Other duties as assigned


Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED certificate
  • current and valid driving license plus a safe driving record
  • knowledge of state laws and regulations
  • working knowledge of security operations and safety practices
  • working knowledge of enforcement policies and procedures
  • working knowledge of safety equipment
  • no disqualifying criminal history


Key Skill Requirements

  • detail-orientated and keen observation skills
  • good communication skills - verbal and written
  • integrity and moral fitness
  • reliability and dependability
  • able to react appropriately in emergency and high stress situations
  • able to anticipate, identify and solve problems
  • judgment and decision making skills
  • maintain a professional appearance and attitude
  • flexible to work different schedules
  • meet physical requirements


Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Holidays, 401K/403b Plan, PTO

This job reports to the Kelvin Brooks, Security Supervisor

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, Weekends.

Relocation is not provided and travel is required occasionally

Number of Openings for this position: 1