Security Officer I

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The Security Officer I will assists employees by responding to inquiries and resolving issues or complaints. Greeting, assisting and directing patients, families, staff and visitors. Responsible for securing St. Jude premises, including buildings, construction sites, gift shops, warehouses, and parking lots. Responsible for conducting foot or vehicle patrols, controlling access points of entry, securing equipment, responding to emergency situations, assisting with crowd and traffic control during special events.  Writing complete and accurate incident reports and taking appropriate action. May also be responsible for monitoring surveillance equipment CCTV. This position will also provide excellent customer service and may provide patrol duties as needed

Minimum Education

  • High school diploma/GED required

Minimum Experience

  • 6 months prior experience in a security program, police organization, military branch, or conflict counseling is required
  • Experience in data entry and working in emergency situations and fast pace stressful environment

Other Credentials

A valid driver’s license from the employee’s state of residence and a valid insurance policy on the vehicle which meets the requirements for the state of Tennessee and be insurable by St. Jude’s insurance carrier may be required

What We Offer

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Other Information

COVID-19 vaccine:


As of September 10, 2021, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment.


EEO Statement:  St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

No Search Firms:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. Please do not call or email. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee or other representative at St. Jude via email, the internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place and approved by HR will result in no fee being paid in the event the candidate is hired by St. Jude.



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