Ascension Health Arrest Authority Security Guard in Evansville, Indiana

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent Evansville is a comprehensive network of healthcare services for more than 900,000 residents i These are a few of the items you can expect to handle:n the tri-state area (IN, IL and KY). Through the St. Vincent Spirit of Caring, we emphasize healing of body, mind and spirit so our patients and families can achieve a healthier quality of life. Our acute care hospitals include emergency medicine services, level III trauma care, medical-surgical care and maternity services that include perinatal care for women and babies in high-risk pregnancies. Many primary care and urgent care centers are available throughout the tri-state area.

St. Vincent Evansville, along with the Hospital for Women and Children and St. Vincent Warrick in Boonville, comprise the St. Vincent Southwest Region. Partnering with a medical staff of more than 650 physicians, St. Vincent Evansville has a mission to serve all persons, with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. St. Vincent is a member of Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic sponsored, not-for-profit health system.

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

What You Will Do

As an Arrest Authority Security Guard with St.Vincent, you will have the opportunity to providesecurity services to ensure a safe environment for staff and visitors.

You will:

  • Performproactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats.

  • Investigate, documentand managesecurity incidents and hazards.

  • Maintainknowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans. May facilitate planned drills and simulations.

  • Provideinformation and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.

  • Providefollow-up with local prosecution, law enforcement and court systems as applicable.

  • Haveauthority to arrest for both felonies and misdemeanors under applicable law.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certificationspecializing inPeace Officerobtained within12 Months (1 year)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Security Guardspecializing inConcealed Weaponobtained within12 Months (1 year)of hire date or job transfer date.


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

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