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Security Guard

Northern Illinois Academy Aurora, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time

Northern Illinois Academy, a Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility in Aurora, IL, serves youth ages 6-21 who have major mental health and/or developmental disabilities. Our 87 bed facility is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Position Overview

We are looking for a full-time Security Guard/Building Safety Officer. The Security Guard has the primary responsibility of monitoring the building’s main entrance/exit, greeting visitors and assisting with keeping our residents safe.

Essential Job Duties

  • Monitor and secure the building’s main entrance/exit.
  • Ensure that residents do not leave the main entrance without the permission of staff.
  • Greet visitors in a friendly manner and insure visitors sign in/out.
  • Announce the arrival of visitors via two-way radio to the appropriate staff member/unit.
  • Complete daily activity and incident reports.
  • Maintain reservation logs and keys for facility vehicle usage.
  • Assign two-way radios to staff.
  • Assist with answering the telephone if the receptionist is unavailable
  • Responsible for staff meal ticket purchases
  • Perform additional duties as requested

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must pass a Criminal Background Check.
  • Must pass Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) training at time of hire.

Skills/Abilities

  • Demonstrates a helpful attitude
  • Friendly demeanor
  • Communicates effectively
  • Demonstrates adaptability and flexibility to changes in the work environment

Compensation & Benefits

  • Compensation - $11.00/hour
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits after sixty days
  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Company provided AD&D insurance
  • Flexible Spending Program/Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) after sixty days
  • Paid Time Off after ninety days
  • DailyPay - a company sponsored benefit that allows employees to access a portion of their base wages in advance of their payday.

Northern Illinois Academy

Why Work Here?

Opportunity to join a team impacting the lives of children and their families every day!

Northern Illinois Academy, a Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility in Aurora, IL, serves youth ages 6-21 who have major mental health and/or developmental disabilities. Our 87- bed facility is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Address

998 Corporate Blvd, Aurora, IL 60502
Aurora, IL
USA

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