Armed Security Officer (New rate of pay $17.00) – (11 pm – 7 am)

Sarasota, FL
Posted 1 min ago

The Glenridge on Palmer Ranch is an exciting place to work, learn, be happy and flourish! We have been awarded “Best Retirement Community” for 12 years in a row! Don’t miss this opportunity to work with an exciting team and make a positive difference in the lives of our members and the Sarasota community.

Job Position: Security Officer

Status: Full Time


The Security Officer performs security service duties through professional and positive interaction with the members & team-members. They must respond to a variety of calls; provides assistance in emergency and non-emergency situations, investigate and document (both electronically and written) safety hazards, incidents, medical calls, fire alarms and activities. They are accountable to the department’s chain of command for initiative, judgment and general competence exhibited in the performance of assignments, calls for service, and day-to-day general duties. The Glenridge is a team oriented community that takes pride in the care it provides to all of it’s members. The security officer is expected to actively participate in outstanding customer service and accept responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


  • Patrols assigned areas to provide security presence and ensure the protection of the members, employees and property of The Glenridge.
  • Unlocks buildings/doors after checking identification and compliance with The Glenridge policies.
  • Properly utilizes and maintains all issued and operated equipment.
  • Observes activity and traffic in assigned area to enforce rules/regulations; alerts visitors of infractions.
  • Assists individuals on property needing directions or information.
  • Escorts people/property to desired destination when safety of property or individuals is a concern.
  • Monitors vehicle and pedestrian traffic and parking policy.
  • Interviews and investigates individuals involved in suspicious or illegal activities.

Each individual is responsible to maintain and keep current all medical and State of Florida licenses as required. If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Security Officer II Position requires Level II, drug and physical screenings; and the ability to be covered by our vehicle insurance company.


  • State of Florida D & G License


  • Law enforcement or military
  • Technical college certificate in a criminal justice or related field, OR One year of security, military or law enforcement experience
  • Basic computer skills including Windows, Word and Excel (preferred)
  • State of Florida Class E driver’s license and driving record in accordance with Florida AHCA policy
  • International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS)
  • Basic Training certification (preferred)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) & AED certification
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training certificates.

The Glenridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Work Place.


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