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Security Representative

Job Ref: 25606

Talent Area: Security

Houston Methodist San Jacinto Hospital
Baytown, TX 77521

Area/Department: Facilities-Security Services

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: Full-Time

Organization: Houston Methodist

Work Shift: EVENING

Work Week: Rotating days off

Company Profile

Houston Methodist San Jacinto Hospital, located 35 miles southeast of Houston, is the area's only full-service hospital offering specialized medical care for patients at every stage in life. This 392 licensed bed hospital with 18 operating rooms, and over 1,400 employees, brings Medical Center excellence and quality care close to East Harris and surrounding counties.

Job Summary

Provides basic security related services, investigations, personal protection, traffic control assignments, and emergency response services. Represents Public Safety to patients, visitors, physicians, and employees.


  1. Responds to all alarm calls, security problems and requests for service. (EF) 3. Monitors all radio communications and provides proper and timely response.

  2. Conducts investigations and completes detailed reports. (EF)

  3. Monitors all radio communications and provides proper and timely response.

  4. Conducts investigations and completes detailed reports. (EF)

  5. Provides assistance for emergency situations. (EF)

  6. Demonstrates working knowledge and proper responses for civil disorders, disasters, and severe weather.

  7. Identifies safety and fire hazards. Participates as a member of the Fire Brigade.

  8. Distributes reports, severe weather bulletins or other documents to various Hospital departments as required.

  9. Assists with controlled access to facility through key and electronic lock control systems.

  10. Demonstrates the components of the ICARE values statement and complies with Business Practice Standards for performance

  11. Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace. 12. Demonstrates Service PRIDE Standards 13. Performs other duties as assigned.
  13. High School diploma, GED or equivalent required.



    Sixty approved credit hours in criminal justice or related area and/or two years security experience



    Texas Department of Public Safety (TDPS) Security Officers Certification (SECUR) application must submitted to the state of Texas within the first 5 days of hire date.

    Proof of submission must be provided to Security Management. 


    Texas Department of Public Safety (TDPS) Security Officers Certification (SECUR) must be obtained within three months of employment.  Failure to obtain Certification or being declined by the state would result in the employee no longer being qualified for this position, resulting in termination or employment.


    Current valid Texas Driver’s License with 2 citations or fewer in the previous 3 years.


    Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) / Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) required.


    Current BLS Certification Recommended

    (Must be American Heart Association BCLS “Healthcare Provider”)



    Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing concepts, standards and instructions to others. Ability to build and sustain interpersonal relationships.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of  race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.