Armed Security Officer

at Ascension Saint John Hospital
Location Detroit
Date Posted July 28, 2021
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified


We Are Hiring

Ascension St. John Hospital

Security Department

22101 Moross Rd, Detroit, MI 48236

16 hours per week, Mid Shift

Backgrounds in Law Enforcement, Public Safety, Firefighter and EMS are encouraged to apply!

What We Offer You

· Competitive compensation

· Professional development

· Wellbeing programs and holistic growth opportunities

· Work-life balance through generous paid time off

· Tuition reimbursement

· Adoption assistance

· Medical, dental, vision and retirement match

What You Will Do

Provide security services to ensure a safe environment for staff and visitors.

  • Perform proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats.
  • Investigate, document and manage security incidents and hazards.
  • Maintain knowledge/follow policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans. May facilitate planned drills and simulations.
  • Provide information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Law Enforcement preferred but not required
  • Prior security experience preferred but not required
  • Drivers License credentialed from the Michigan Bureau of Motor Vehicles obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Security Guard specializing in Weapon Permit obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required. State of Michigan Concealed Pistol License is required
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) preferred but not required


  • High school diploma or GED required.

Additional Preferences

Why Join Our Team

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension SE Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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