Safety Center Assistant - Full Time - Buerger

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

​Location: LOC_MAIN-Main Hospital 

Req ID: 229849

Shift: Any

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 


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Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)—named America’s 2022 Best Large Employer by Forbes—offers countless ways to change lives. Our diverse community of more than 20,000 Breakthrough Makers will inspire you to pursue passions, develop expertise, and drive innovation.

At CHOP, your experience is valued; your voice is heard; and your contributions make a difference for patients and families. Join us as we build on our promise to advance pediatric care—and your career. 


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CHOP is committed to building an inclusive culture where employees feel a sense of belonging, connection, and community within their workplace. We are a team dedicated to fostering an environment that allows for all to be their authentic selves. We are focused on attracting, cultivating, and retaining diverse talent who can help us deliver on our mission to be a world leader in the advancement of healthcare for children. 

We strongly encourage all candidates of diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply. 

Job Summary

The Safety Center Assistant supports the Injury Prevention Program in the day to day functioning of the Safety Center and the Mobile Safety Center. Responsible for interacting with the public, instructing others in the selection and proper use of safety equipment and maintaining supplies.

Job Responsibilities

  •  Act as staff for the Safety Center and the Mobile Safety Center.
  •  Instructs caregivers and other customers in the selection and correct use of appropriate safety devices
  •  Takes inventory, stocks supplies and maintains records of sales.
  • Act is a certified car seat technician to teach families how to correctly install their car seats.
  •  Participates in all aspects of the community car seat program.

Job Responsibilities (Continued)

Job Responsibilities (Continued)

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

Car seat technician certification or obtained within 3 months of placement into position
DRL - Driver's License

Required Education and Experience

Required Education: High school diploma / GED;

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Education: Associates Degree

Preferred Experience: Experience working in healthcare office setting preferred.

Additional Technical Requirements

  • Works independently within established project objectives.

  • Exercises considerable initiative, good judgment and diplomacy in resolving conflicts

  • Consults with supervisor regarding unusual circumstances or problems.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to teach safety techniques and principles to the public
  • Must be available to work some weekends
  • Must be available for local travel and be able to drive CHOP vehicles 

To carry out its mission, CHOP is committed to supporting the health of our patients, families, workforce, and global community.  As a condition of employment, professionals working onsite—at any CHOP location, for any portion of time—must be vaccinated for COVID-19. Learn more. 

CHOP also requires employees who work in patient care buildings to receive an annual influenza vaccine. Employees may request exemptions for valid religious and medical reasons.  Start dates may be delayed until candidates are immunized or exemption requests are reviewed.  

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