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VHC Health Security Representative in Arlington, Virginia

Security Representative

Job Description

Purpose & Scope:

Responsible for the screening of all patients, visitors, contractors, vendors, employees, and all other persons arriving to VHC-owned or leased facilities for security and/or health & safety reasons. Controls access to the facility or area to which they are assigned using established security or infection prevention protocols and policies. Uses screening equipment, to include, but not limited to, visitor check-in kiosks, computers, cameras, and other related equipment, such as weapons detection systems or health screening systems. Maintains positive public relations by providing excellent customer service to those entering and exiting the facility. Provides additional support to the Security and/or Parking Departments when required, such as with vehicle traffic direction and enforcement of parking policies in and around facility entrances and within fire lanes.


High School Diploma is required.


One year of Customer Service is required.



Self-confidence to restrict or deny access to unapproved and/or non-compliant individuals required. Personal responsibility to escalate and communicate issues and concerns to facility.

Leadership required. Multi-lingual preferred

VHC Health™ has provided exceptional medical services to the Washington, DC metropolitan area for more than 75 years. A proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, a national network of independent healthcare organizations, the Hospital prides itself on offering the latest technological advancements and medical practices. Virginia Hospital Center was recently designated a Newsweek 2020 Best Maternity Care Hospital, received a 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and once again named a Leapfrog Top Hospital in 2019. Virginia Hospital Center is designated as a Magnet hospital® by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, is a 453-bed not-for-profit teaching facility offering comprehensive healthcare and multiple, independently recognized Centers of Excellence