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Police Officer

Northfield, Ohio
$50,482 to $63,898
Job Type
22 Sep 2022

Salary: $24.27 – 30.72/Hr.

             $50,482 - $63,898/Annually                                                                                                         

Division: Police Department

Hours of Work: To Be Determined


Location: Northfield, Ohio

Job Type: Permanent, Full-time, Non-Exempt from the bargaining unit



  • Responsible for patrolling grounds & buildings on foot & in car, protects lives of consumers/clients, visitors & employees. Checks property for open doors, gates, windows, fires, & other hazards. Enforces laws, rules & regulations.
  • Checks identity of unknown persons on grounds & nature of their business.
  • Checks vehicle permits, issues traffic tickets as necessary.
  • File affidavits serve warrants & testifies in court as required.
  • Investigates complaints, conducts criminal & accident investigations, makes inquiries, document findings & communicates with public regarding sensitive issues.
  • Performs variety of service functions (e.g., performs security duty at special events, responds to emergencies, escorts, protects & assists visitors, assists nursing, medical or direct care personnel in handling/restraining, transporting aggressive consumers/clients when requested, checks patients on grounds after curfew.
  • Performs routine administrative duties related to police work (e.g., keeps daily patrol log, writes incident reports as needed, answer telephone, relays messages via radio & telephone, files & types reports as assigned).
  • Utilize Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services approved office productivity software, intra & internet resources, & information systems in an appropriate work-related manner as specified in the NBH Personal Computer Usage Guidelines for Employees.



Possession of certificate having successfully completed approved basic peace officer training program or completion of 20 years active duty as peace officer per section 109.78 (D) of Ohio Revised Code for Mental Retardation, Developmental Disabilities & Mental Health facility employees.  Must have a valid Driver’s License.  Probationary period is one year.



  • 11 paid holidays
  • Vacation, Sick, Personal Leave
  • Health insurance available the first day of following month after employment
  • Dental, Vision & Life insurance after 1 year of continuous service at no cost
  • Disability Leave benefits after 1 year of employment
  • Continuing Education opportunities and tuition reimbursement
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Retirement – Law Enforcement Retirement System (LERS)
  • Ohio Deferred Compensation (Optional)


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  • Job Reference: 00000649-1
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare
    Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare
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  • Location: Northfield, Ohio
  • Salary: $50,482 to $63,898
  • Sector: Community & Sport, Government & Defence, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent