Job Description

Hospital Security Officer (Security)
Salt Lake City, UT, 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. We have Full-Time, Part-Time and on-call positions available, working 1st, 2nd, 3rd and weekend shifts! 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 several facilities in and around Salt Lake City, UT ( Salt Lake City, Lehi, Jordan Valley, and Provo) 

This positions pays $15.00 per hour with benefits

Shift Availability: 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Weekends - FTE/PTE/FLEX 

PalAmerican Security is offering a $100 bonus for all applicants holding a valid security license upon successful completion of 90-day probationary period.

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
  • Keep accurate logs throughout your scheduled shift
  • Write detailed and accurate reports outlining any incidents that occur on the property 
  • Respond to emergency situations that require security assistance

What You Need

  • The ability to obtain, or possess a current Security License
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Superior Integrity in all situations
  • Ability to stay calm in high pressure/stress 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

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 

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Additional Information / Benefits

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

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



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


EOE/ADA/Drug Free/Tobacco Free Work Place 


Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability

This job reports to the Site Supervisor

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

Number of Openings for this position: 1