Job Description

Healthcare Security Officer (Chicago)
Sycamore, IL, United States of America


PalAmerican is a growing security company, operating in over 16 states! We specialize in providing security solutions for healthcare, commercial, industrial, educational, and government facilities. Our dedicated management team is comprised of security professionals who have years of experience in the field – many of whom started as Security Officers!

We want you on our team. Apply today and build your career with one of America’s fastest growing and most reputable security company!  

We are hiring for a Healthcare Security officer for a healthcare facility in the Sycamore, Illinois area.

These positions pay $14 Hourly. We are also currently offering a $300 sign on bonus. 

We currently have both Part-Time and Full-Time positions. The open shifts are:

Position 1


0700 - 1500

Monday and Tuesday

1900 – 0700


0700 – 1500


Position 2


1500 - 2300

Wednesday and Thursday

1900 – 0700


1500 – 2300


Position 3


2300 – 0700


1900 – 0700


2300 - 0700

Job Skills / Requirements

What You’ll Do

  • Maintain the security and safety of the hospital community
  • Patrol the facility, ensuring the continual safety and security of all hospital staff, patients and visitors
  • Maintain a physical presence within the hospital facility; serving as a visible deterrent to illegal activity
  • Positively contribute to the overall patient experience by providing superior customer care
  • Provide an empathetic approach to managing patient aggression
  • Provide supervision for at-risk patients

What You Need

  • The ability to obtain, or possess a current PERC Card.
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Superior Integrity in all situations
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • A desire to learn about healthcare security
  • Passion for helping people and creating a safe and happy environment
  • To be at least 18 years of age
  • A High School Diploma or GED

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Additional Information / Benefits

What You’ll Get

  • Superior Benefits
    - benefits including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability, PTO,Paid Holiday’s, Vacation and Sick Time
  • Company Paid Training
    - we pay for all your training including additional safety and security related courses  
  • Promotion from Within
        - we are dedicated to our employee’s development and provide great opportunities for career advancement 

Why We’re Awesome

  • We’re Making the World a Safer & Friendlier Place 
         - we look for people who are passionate and energized about protecting their communities 
  • Largest Variety of Assignments & Positions
        -we do our best to accommodate your interests, so you enjoy your assignment and feel challenged by your work 

PalAmerican Security is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.  

EOE/ADA/Drug Free/Tobacco Free Work Place 

To apply for one of our career opportunities and learn more about PalAmerican Security, please visit us on the web at 





Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days

This job reports to the Site Supervisor

This is a Full and Part-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, School Hours, Weekends.