Security Officers

  • MaineHealth
  • Damariscotta, Maine
  • Aug 24, 2021
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Security Officers


Damariscotta, ME

Full Time, Per Diem


Starting pay rate $17/hour!


LincolnHealth is seeking Security Officers in Damariscotta. Under the general direction of a security manager, supervisor, or management designee, the security officer will monitor the healthcare environment to help prevent security incidents from occurring and deescalate incidents as they emerge. He or she will help generate a feeling of personal safety and good will among staff, patients, and visitors. The security officer may provide protective services and, with sufficient training, patient restraints as deemed necessary by medical staff. The security officer will also assist with the development and coordination of related departmental policies, procedures, and programs, in accordance with federal, state, OSHA, and NIOSH regulations.



  • High school or GED diploma preferred.
  • Must hold a valid Driver's License
  • Experience in hospital safety and security preferred.
  • Must attend annual in-house Crisis Intervention and other security related training as provided by LincolnHealth or an affiliated MaineHealth partner.
  • Must complete Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) training within six months of hire.
  • Affiliation with International Association of Hospital Security and Safety (Recommended)
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.
  • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers. Ability to perform operations using units of American money and weight measurements, volume and distance.
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.


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About LincolnHealth

LincolnHealth (LH) is a full-service healthcare system that includes a hospital with two campuses: LincolnHealth – Miles Campus in Damariscotta and LincolnHealth – St. Andrews Campus in Boothbay Harbor, as well as two long-term care facilities, retirement communities in Boothbay Harbor and Damariscotta, a 40-member multi-specialty physician practice.

The heart and soul of LincolnHealth are our 1,000 talented, hardworking and dedicated employees who work together to achieve our mission of ensuring high quality, patient-centered and affordable care. We believe that the best way to achieve excellence is through a commitment to our employees’ success and offer a wealth of ongoing opportunities for you to grow with us throughout your career. Our healthcare professionals, and the teams that support them, enjoy a special quality of life including a positive work atmosphere and the reward of serving the unique needs of the rural and coastal communities of Lincoln County.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.