Atlantic Health System

Security Officer I

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Newton
Position Type
Per Diem
Newton Medical Center


Newton Medical Center, a member of Atlantic Health System, is seeking a Per Diem Security Officer.  Required hours vary, including every other weekend.


  • Maintains shift accountability for Security Command Center operations.
  • Monitors CCTV, duress alarms, emergency phones, fire alarms, and all, other alarm systems including documentation in the Security Log Book.
  • Conducts hazard surveillance tours, and takes appropriate action.
  • establishes and maintains effective communication.
  • Completes and submits reports as required.
  • Advises other officers, supervisors, and other shifts of pertinent information in a timely manner.
  • Assists with the promotion of fire safety, participates in fire drills, responds appropriately to all fire alarms.
  • Assist with the promotion of infant security. Demonstrates required knowledge of infant security training, tests infant security system, and demonstrates competency with system.
  • Responds appropriately to all internal/ external emergency codes and special events.
  • Responds and controls pedestrian and vehicular traffic as necessary.
  • Administrative duties as necessary.
  • Logs personal property and provides safekeeping of said property.
  • Conducts package inspections.
  • Proficiency in the use of security technology as available, such as IMC, AHECN and telecom duties.
  • Proficient in the DECON tent procedure.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.



  • Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED required.


  •  NJ SORA Certification Preferred


  • This is a per diem position and therefore requires the candidate to be available to work any shift, any day. Weekends and holidays are required.
  • Must be available to work at least 2 shifts per week and may require recall with short notice.
  • 1 full year of experience as a security officer, law enforcement or military.
  • A valid driver’s license with a good driving record.
  • Able to lift 100 lbs.
  • Able to stand for 4 hours or more.
  • Proficient Microsoft office, word, excel, power point, access, outlook computer skills.





Atlantic Health System has created a Trusted Network of Caring™, delivering the right care, at the right quality, at the right time, at the right place and at the right cost. We aim to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 12th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.


Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and therefore abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.


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