Kettering Medical Center OFFICER II in CENTERVILLE, Ohio

Description Under the direction of the Director/Chief of Police the officer maintains a safe and secure environment for all persons visiting the Medical Center. The officer fulfills the duties of a security officer and/or security dispatcher and other duties, as assigned.


  • Completion of High School or equivalent
  • Ohio Peace Officers Basic Training Academy Certification
  • Firearms Certification
  • ASP Police Baton Certification
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • CPR and First Aid Certification
  • Experience in crisis intervention and evaluation preferred
  • Minimum one-year experience in security and public contact preferred


  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to deal with and to communicate tactfully and effectively with employees, students, patients, and visitors under stressful circumstances
  • Ability to meet the standards established by the Medical Center
  • Ability to learn and operate a proprietary central fire system and/or other computer based systems when needed
  • Ability to learn and operate a proprietary central communications and CCTV system
  • Knowledge of principles and methods of maintaining building and ground security
  • Ability to investigate incidents fully and deal with victims, witnesses and suspects in a tactful manner
  • Ability to handle money transactions Ability to accept change and constructive criticism
  • Full Peace Officer and arrest powers as applicable to work site
  • Able to transport and book offenders into the County Jail as applicable to work site
  • Able to issue court summons and citations as applicable to work site


  • Interaction with patients, visitors, vendor representatives, co-workers, and customers throughout GVMC
  • There may be periods of meeting deadlines with severe time constraints, dealing with people in crisis, sometimes with aggressive or violent expression and often with multiple demands from several people.
  • There will be times of working in adverse weather conditions, darkness, in construction areas, and other unsafe environments

Requisition Number: 16-6965


Department: SECURITY - 842040

Location: Southview Medical Center


State: OH

Shift: Varies

Job Status: Full-Time

Temporary: No

Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 80