Security Guard

Job Details

Founded in 1972, Gateway Rehab has become a leader in drug & alcohol treatment in Western Pennsylvania. Our mission is to help all affected by addictive diseases to be healthy in mind, body and spirit. We strive to provide effective long-term treatment for addictive disease by offering a continuum of clinical practices, recovery support, education and research.

Gateway Rehab’s main inpatient program center located in Aliquippa, PA (Center Twp) has an opening for a full-time Security Guard. The schedule will be a combination of day and evening shifts, with availability to work other shifts as needed including holiday rotation and weekends. Please note, the schedule is subject to change dependent on program needs. This position will be a contract role through St. Moritz.

Essential Functions:

  • Monitors patient’s whereabouts and activities and conducts interior and exterior rounds of the facility.
  • Maintains daily logs/incident reports as needed.
  • Maintains knowledge of all facility rules, regulations and policies.
  • Conducts patient drug screening.
  • Conducts random room searches.
  • Conducts luggage searches at intake.
  • Intervenes in crises as needed.
  • Disposes of drug paraphernalia/contraband per policies and procedures.

Qualifying Education, Experience and Skill Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Strong communication and organization skills required.

Other Requirements/Information:

  • PA Criminal History Record required.
  • Valid drivers license and favorable driving record.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screening.
  • Knowledge of drug and alcohol/behavior management and care.
  • This position requires mandatory staffing coverage when necessary to provide a safe treatment environment for Gateway residents.
  • Required to remain awake and alert to patient activities while on duty.

This is a brief summary of duties not intended to be inclusive and subject to change.

Compliance with all applicable licensing/accreditation bodies required.

Gateway Rehab proudly offers competitive wages and benefit packages, along with career advancement opportunities. Join us today!

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