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Position description
This role represents Mayo Clinic as one of the first contact points a patient or visitor will encounter upon arriving to campus and serves as a critical team member in facilitating patient & visitor visits. The Security Ambassador demonstrates professionalism, effective communication and listening skills, empathy, and ability to effectively interact with patients, visitors, family members, staff and others who may present to Mayo Clinic. The Security Ambassador will establish and maintains a courteous, respectful, and helpful demeanor while assisting and engaging with patients, visitors, and other Mayo Clinic personnel. In addition to providing overall presence, the Security Ambassador will verify patient appointments, communicate with colleagues within the practice to gather appointment details, understand and enforce the institutional visitor policy, following designated screening script and process flows, enforce entrance utilization via the use of related visitor management equipment and any related policies (ex: masking, badging), and may greet patients and visitors and assist in navigation. The Security Ambassador primarily works at patient designated buildings/entrances to ensure policy enforcement and to monitor patient and visitor flow within the building. Job responsibilities also include remaining calm and composed during stressful situations and effectively de-escalating conflict or stressful situations (by use of AVADE, Verbal Judo, SIRA training). This role may have view only access to the electronic medical record to support verifying information. This role may interact with various security technologies, such as visitor management system and passive weapons detection system. This position will be required to work varied hours, which may include days, evenings, days/evenings, holidays and/or weekend with rotating days off.
A high school diploma/GED required. Two years of previous customer service experience in healthcare, hospitality, or service industry required.
Additional qualifications
Demonstrated problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Evidence of conflict management and resolution skills, ability to pass training in AVADE, Verbal Judo and/or SIRA training. Demonstrates understanding and use of software programs and security related equipment.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $18.04 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
This position is for working 7 nights every 2 weeks. The schedule is 2 nights working 2 nights off and every other weekend nights. The hours are 8PM to 6AM.
Weekend schedule
Weekend schedule is every other weekend Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 8PM to 6AM.
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
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Stephanie Finer
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.