Security Officer Security Full Time Variable Hours

Security Officer Security Full Time Variable Hours job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Variable
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Security Officer, Security, Full-Time,  Variable Hours, Albuquerque, NM
    We are looking for a Security Officer to join our security team in Albuquerque, NM.

This full-time job is at   Lovelace Medical Center, in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

Security Office Job Resposibilities: 

  • Our Security Officers provide personal, equipment, and property security for assigned area and may provide information, directions, and escort service as needed.

  • Security Officers provides personal, equipment, and property security for assigned area to include but not limited to patrolling and examining assigned areas on foot or in a vehicle and examining doors, windows, and gates to determine that they are secure.

  • He or she informs and warns violators of rule infractions such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles.

Security Office Education and Experience Job Requirements: 

  • Security Officer Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • One (1) year of related experience, Hospital environment desired

  • Completed security guard training though an approved agency Level I and II or obtain within 6 months of hire.

  • Will be certified in taser, baton and handcuffing.

  • Training in de-escalation and patient immobilization.

  • CPR Certification, desired.

  • In order to drive a Lovelace owned vehicle you must possess a valid NM driver’s license on your person no DUI/DWI within the last five years.

  • Must possess a current State of New Mexico Guard Card level II or obtain within 6 months of hire.

  • Required to wear Body Armor, taser, baton, and handcuff associated gear while on duty

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

  • Ability to deal with stressful and emergency situations

  • Ability to follow instructions and adhere to policies and procedures

  • Ability to work independently
       Why Lovelace?
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018.

  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016

  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016

  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.


Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.


Department / Location

Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM