Security Officer in Miami Beach, FL at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/10/2020

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Job Description

Security Officer 

Protective Service Officer

As Mount Sinai continues to grow, so does our legacy of caring.

Mount Sinai Medical Center is proud to be South Florida's hospital of choice for great medicine. With more than 4000 employees, 500 volunteers, 670 beds, 26 operating suites and more than 650 physicians and 950 nurses. Mount Sinai is South Florida's largest private independent not-for-profit teaching hospital. It takes the contribution of many individuals to make Mount Sinai the world-class institution it is today. As a team we have focused our efforts on assuring that our patients receive high quality medical care.

Job Description:

  • In an assigned area(s), patrols the buildings and grounds observing for persons or conditions which could adversely affect the security and safety of the Medical Center.
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain
  • Locates and reports hazardous conditions and illegal activities as observed or documented. 
  • Warn persons of rule infractions or violations, and apprehend or evict violators from premises, using force when necessary.
  • Maintains a basic understanding of alarm technology, as required.
  • Responds to alarms and dispatched calls; decides what actions to take based on situation, facts known and position limitations.
  • Understands the capabilities of and maintains proficiency in the use of all safety equipment and protective garments on campus.
  • Prepares accurate reports of such incidents as observed.
  • Controls situations. Courteously controls subjects and witnesses and protects the scene and any physical evidence as observed by the discipline and the supervisor. 
  • Conducts interviews. Identifies and obtains statements from all persons having knowledge of the subject of investigation as evidenced by a complete and accurate report.
  • Records Evidence. Identifies, gathers or photographs all physical evidence regarding the subject of the investigation as observed by supervisors or the respective documentation.
  • Provides testimony regarding incidents investigated in the course of duty as needed.
  • Assists the Security Director in identifying and resolving potential or actual security vulnerabilities. 
  • Responds to incidents as dispatched and as reflected in log entries
  • Acts as member of hazardous material spill team following provided training.
  • Remains familiar with and adheres to MSMC and Security Department regulations, policies, procedures and guidelines as observed.


  • Security License preferred, Crisis Prevention Intervention training within first 4 months of employment. Possession of a valid Florida Driver’s license with a “good” driving history and no more than 4 points.
  • High school diploma required
  • 1+ Year of previous security experience, prior experience in law enforcement / military preferred

We Offer:

  • An excellent, team focused work environment with opportunity for professional growth
  • Competitive salary
  • Savings plan with company match
  • A variety of health, dental and vision plans
  • On-site childcare, tuition reimbursement, and much more!