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MASAC Locksmith Residential Services Coordinator

Job: 82610

Location: Plymouth, MA

Facility: MASAC at Plymouth, MA DOC

Type: Full-Time

Shift: Variable Shift

Recruiter: Robin Altmann

Email: RMAltmann@Wellpath.us

Why Wellpath

Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”


 

 

 

About this role

The MASAC Residential Services Coordinator (RSC) is an entry-level position that learns to provide direct care to a specific patient population under the direction and supervision of personnel delivering treatment to the patient population at the facility. RSCs are trained to ensure a safe salutary environment throughout the facility and during community visits.  This specific RSC Position will serve as the Facility Locksmith and will be responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of all facility Keys, Locking Devices, Key Watcher System and all aspects of Key Control.

What you bring to the table

Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience:

  • Must be at least 19 years of age.
  • Prior work experience with psychiatric patients in a hospital or secure mental health setting preferred, with a focus on patient safety.
  • Must be willing to participate in extensive, ongoing training regarding serious mental illness, de-escalation and intervention techniques, core strategies, patient safety and trauma-informed care.
  • Experience as a Locksmith.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Experience as a Locksmith (Required)
  • Certification as a Locksmith (Preferred)

What you will do

  • This person will coordinate the key control plan for the facility, and conduct all audits, inspections and maintenance of all keys and locks.
  • Will monitor and inspect all key rings on inventory. Items such as key blanks, locking replacement devices and parts will be maintained and re-ordered as necessary.
  • Responsible for all cutting/duplicating/replacement of all keys, changes of locks (location), re-pinning of locks.
  • Responsible for completing and maintaining all Key Control records, a cross-reference listing document consisting of the locations of all locks, all keys by make, key number, locations accessed by each key.
  • Maintain/Create Documentation that identifies all doors and the keys that fit each door for the entire facility.
  • Conduct master key inventory audits, utilizing both the alphabetical and key ring reference log to account for every key and ensure that all keys and locks are operational. Complete regular reports detailing the findings of these audits.
  • Develop and maintain records listing every key ring, every key on each ring, who the keys/rings are issued to, the number of keys on the ring, the key make, reference code and the lock location.
  • Develop/maintain a diagram with the location of all internal, external locks, gates, tool cages, etc. and a cross reference identification code for the active and the emergency keys.
  • Performs the duties and responsibilities of a wide range of safety assignments throughout the facility as assigned.
  • Actively engages with patients in monitoring the environment and well-being of all.
  • Attends and contributes to treatment plans by providing input into the goals and objectives developed by the treatment team.
  • Works with the treatment team to institute individual de-escalation strategies and safety plans.
  • Observes patients and provides de-escalation and redirection as needed.
  • Performs regular rounds and wellness checks
  • Controls ingress and egress points for staff and patients
  • Monitors patient climate
  • Writes reports pertaining to a variety of subject matters
  • Monitors medication distribution
  • Works in a model in which the patient is verbally guided and kept apprised of changes to routine, environment, etc.
  • Provides supportive oversight of patients during off-site activities including medical visits, court trips and external consults.
  • Monitors and tracks environmental concerns through inspection of equipment, systems and physical structures to ensure a safe environment for all patients. Interacts with the public when required Follows policies and procedures.
  • Provides emergency responses, along with clinical and medical members of the treatment team, to address patient safety, which may include calming patients' disruptive and/or violent behaviors or threats of self-harm.
  • This person will coordinate the key control plan for the facility, and conduct all audits, inspections and maintenance of all keys and locks.
  • Will monitor and inspect all key rings on inventory. Items such as key blanks, locking replacement devices and parts will be maintained and re-ordered as necessary.
  • Responsible for all cutting/duplicating/replacement of all keys, changes of locks (location), re-pinning of locks.
  • Responsible for completing and maintaining all Key Control records, a cross-reference listing document consisting of the locations of all locks, all keys by make, key number, locations accessed by each key.
  • Maintain/Create Documentation that identifies all doors and the keys that fit each door for the entire facility.
  • Conduct master key inventory audits, utilizing both the alphabetical and key ring reference log to account for every key and ensure that all keys and locks are operational. Complete regular reports detailing the findings of these audits.
  • Develop and maintain records listing every key ring, every key on each ring, who the keys/rings are issued to, the number of keys on the ring, the key make, reference code and the lock location.
  • Develop/maintain a diagram with the location of all internal, external locks, gates, tool cages, etc. and a cross reference identification code for the active and the emergency keys.
  • Employs use of verbal de-escalation techniques to modify or control patients’ disruptive behaviors rather than physical force whenever possible
  • Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  • Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  • Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  • Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  • Experience as a Locksmith.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

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