The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) has a new position responsible for
directing and overseeing the security functions at the UI Health Hospital and
The Director will be responsible for the planning, review and implementation of
security, emergency preparedness, loss prevention, crime prevention, traffic and
related policies and procedures. The Director will lead the daily activities and
operations of the security staff/personnel in safeguarding the medical center
property, personnel and visitors, ensuring that all components of the Department
are properly trained, responsive and supportive of the needs and requirements of
the medical security operations.
Ideal candidates for
this position must know how to build a team, have disciplined thoughts and
actions, possess integrity and good work ethic.
Bachelor's degree in
criminology, criminal justice, public administration or a related field.
Requires a PERC as
defined in the Private Detective, Private Alarm, Private Security, Fingerprint
Vendor and Locksmith Act, issued by the Illinois Department of Financial and
Professional Regulation or be able to obtain one within six (6) months of
Eight (8) years of
proven and progressive experience
in the security field, which should include management/supervision of security
guards, preferably in a hospital/healthcare setting.
should include working in both union and non-union environment.
Knowledge and prior
working experience with disciplinary and grievance procedures in a union
presentation, organization, analytical and computer skills.
Microsoft Office software and a good driving record with proof of insurance.
and cover letter must be received by 2/17/2017.
The University of
Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.
veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Illinois may conduct background
checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.
Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting