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Security Officer - Rookwood in Norwood, OH at Mercy Health

Date Posted: 11/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Summary


High School Diploma, GED, or current enrollment in a Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement program with continued progress towards completion.  State Private Police or IAHSS certification preferred.

The following training is required within the first year of employment, along with an annual refresher; Hazardous Material Awareness & Operations Level training

Non Violence Crisis Intervention training

Hands on Fire Extinguisher training

Additional Safety or Security related training as regulatory status or JCAHO standards change.

 Previous Hospital Security experiences preferred.


  • Physical Requirements- Must be able to walk or stand for long periods of time. Job involves climbing of stairs, and occasional running. Must be able to lift at least 60 pounds, and physically able to deal with combative persons, if needed.  Must be able to operate a motor vehicle, snowplow, and a two-way radio. 
  • Mental Requirements- Must be able to write reports in a clear concise manner. Must be able to learn and pass required safety education training as required. Must be diplomatic in handling crisis situations. 
  • Working Conditions- Can involve stressful confrontations with patients or visitors. Security Services are provided on all shifts. May be needed to help outdoors in times of inclement weather. Must be customer relation oriented, observe an extreme sense of confidentiality.


Full-Time, 40 hrs/week

2:30pm- 10:30pm

Every other weekend, holiday rotation

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to  abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Benefit Summary

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

• Great health, dental and vision plans
• Prescription drug coverage
• Flexible spending accounts
• Life insurance w/AD&D
• An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
• Paid time off
• Tuition reimbursement
• And a lot more