Temporary Unarmed Security Officer

Recruitment #210107-UNCJ-01



Interested applicants must submit resumes to: humanresources@odmhsas.org 
referencing the job title (Temporary Fire Prevention & Security Officer) and announcement number 2021-58 GMH.


This position is located at Griffin Memorial Hospital in Norman, Oklahoma.


Company Overview:
The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is responsible for providing services to Oklahomans who are affected by mental illness and substance abuse. ODMHSAS strives to provide persistent, incremental improvements in the quality and effectiveness of treatment which results in better recovery for more Oklahomans.  Our state-operated facilities are commissioned to provide services that promote consumer empowerment, wellness, recovery, and integration in the community.

Griffin Memorial Hospital (GMH) is located in Norman, Oklahoma, and serves all 77 counties in Oklahoma as the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) treatment center for adults.  GMH provides community crisis stabilization and residential treatment for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health and trauma related conditions. 

Griffin Memorial Hospital is committed to creating a nonviolent and trauma-informed culture through the seven (7) Sanctuary Commitments.  Those Commitments are - Non-Violence, Emotional Intelligence, Social Learning, Shared Governance, Open Communication, Social Responsibility, and Commitment to Growth and Change.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. EOE

Job Type/Salary:
Temporary (less than 1000 hours a year)
$11.50 hourly
Schedule: (1:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. OR 10:00 p.m. to 8:30 a.m.)

The incumbent patrols hospital grounds to safeguard the welfare of property and ensures physical security of a 24-hour inpatient mental health facility. Other responsibilities include responding to disasters and other emergency conditions and codes.   Additionally, the Fire Prevention & Security Officer assists in directing patients, visitors and/or employees with questions or concerns.

Qualifications: No experience is necessary. On-the-job training provided.


Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.