Atlantic Health System

Security Officer I

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


Atlantic Health System is seeking a Per Diem Security Officer for Newton Medical Center to work varied shifts including every weekend.


Essential Functions/Responsibilities of Position:

  • The selected candidate must be able to work second and third shift, weekends, holidays and overtime as required
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs, as well as stand for a minimum of 4 hours at a time
  • The candidate must be able to attend day mandatory training during daytime hours
  • Proficiency with computers is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to work with the departments computer system is essential
  • The selected candidate must be able to relate and engage with patients, visitors, and staff
  • The essential functions of this position include; safety tours of the facility and grounds, responding to emergencies, conducting investigations and gathering information, completing electronic reports, de-escalating violent or threatening persons



  • Reading, writing, communication and computer skills

Minimum Education:

  •  High School Diploma required


  •  Associates or bachelor’s degree preferred
  •  High School Diploma plus Military, extensive Law Enforcement or Security experience, will be considered in lieu of associate's degree


  • Valid Driver's License required
  • SORA preferred

Relevant Experience:

  • Prior Security experience
  • Former military and law enforcement candidates preferred
  • Thorough background checks conducted

About Us

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with 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 14th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.

EEO Statement

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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.


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