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Public Safety Officer

Category: Public Safety
CHA Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, MA

Department: Public Safety
Job Type: Full Time
Job Class: Union
Union Name: 122 - LOCAL 122
Work Days: Varied
Hours/Week: 40
Date Posted: 04/19/2019
Requisition Number: hrq-83635

Job Details

  • Job Purpose:

    Responsible for the public safety of the Cambridge Health Alliance and its surrounding ground

    Performs duties in the protection of persons and property

    Enforcement of all applicable policies, rules and regulations of Cambridge Health Alliance and applicable federal, state and local laws to prevent losses due to accidents or incidents


    Provides for the safety and security of all patients, visitors and staff

    Patrols areas of Hospital Campuses and clinics as assigned

    Investigates individuals or situations that appear to be of a suspicious nature

    Ability to obtain, record and relay information accurately

    Escorts patients as needed, assists in the escorting of deceased patients

    Observe and detain patients who are in crisis and deemed in need of special services

    Generates reports and logs as required

    Performs other related duties as assigned or directed relating to Public Safety


    Associate Degree in Criminal Justice, two years of prior law enforcement experience or two years of military experience with honorable discharge


    Possess and maintains a valid Driver's License

    Become eligible to attain SSPO Powers within 1 year in accordance to MGL 22 S63

    Massachusetts FID Card

    American Heart Association BLS certification

    First Responder certification

    This position covers multiple locations, travel will be required in between CHA Clinics & Hospitals


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