Job Description

Security Officer (PRN)

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), part of City of Hope, takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Hours: PRN Position


The CTCA Security Guard is responsible for various duties and roles throughout the hospital at any given time.  They may give directions and assistance to hospital patients and visitors. They may escort patients, stakeholders and hospital guests to their vehicle upon request.  Security Guard may also assist with jump starting a vehicle with a dead car battery.  A CTCA Security Guard will maintain an attitude of safety, security and positive customer service. The Security Guard will spend the majority of their time enforcing the rules and regulations of CTCA, which is one of their primary responsibilities.

The WRMC Security Guards are assigned with protecting patients, care givers, visitors, Stakeholder, vendors, property and more. You will help patients when assistance is requested by a fellow stakeholder, or when patients or their families ask for assistance.

Preventive patrol and inspectional service is the method employed by CTCA Security Guards to determine that conditions are normal in a given area and to provide a visible deterrent factor including night patrolling to provide a feeling of safety for staff, patients and visitors. Whether by foot or by vehicle, Security Guards routinely patrol the hospital grounds and parking lot to maintain high visibility and take notice of potential threats, suspicious activities and safety concerns.

Be part of the rapid response team and response to security emergencies within the hospital. Whether for psychiatric or medical reasons, patients can become violent or threaten fellow stakeholders and/or other patients and hospital guests.  It is the guard's responsibility to maintain control of the situation and, if necessary, contact local authorities.  The Security Guard may also be called upon for external emergencies, such as assisting in providing aid for disaster victims following the guidelines set forth in WRMC’s Emergency Management Plan. 


Patrol Duty (by foot or by vehicle):

  • Providing protection, assistance, and control

  • Monitoring activity in and around the hospital building, parking lot and off site locations (WBC/TSC)

  • Being alert for suspicious activity

  • Enforcing access to the property

  • Patrolling the hospital and reporting findings

Information Reporting:

  • Gathering, recording, and reporting information

  • Reporting security or safety hazards

  • Treating all information as confidential and respecting everyone’s right to privacy (HIPPA)

Situation Response:

  • Responding appropriately to routine and emergency situations in a timely manner including Rapid Response and other code calls

  • Evaluating a situation and taking appropriate steps to resolve it in a professional manner

  • Providing traffic control, when necessary

  • Monitoring a given situation until completed acting with restraint, not allowing emotions to dictate actions and/or reaction



  • Experience: 1-3 Years of Security Related Experience

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED

  • Certification: Basic Life Support (within 1 month of hire)

  • Valid Arizona State Driver’s License


  • 1 -3 Years of Health Care Security Experience

  • Certification: Arizona Guard Card

  • Computer Literacy

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

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