Providence Health & Services Security Officer I in Walla Walla, Washington


Providence is calling a Security Officer I (Security, Variable, On Call) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Follows and maintains a working knowledge of current department policies and standard operating procedures. Enforces Providence St. Mary Medical Center and facility policies such as identification badging, access, loitering, smoking, parking, forbidden articles, weapons, etc.

  • Patrols assigned area including hospital units, clinics, Providence property and adjacent areas on foot or in a vehicle to deter criminal activity, to detect unauthorized and to identify needs for assistance. Monitors radio broadcasts by Dispatch and other officers to provide assistance as needed. Identifies, reports, and responds to suspicious activities.

  • Accurately completes reports including case/incident reports, accidents reports, property slips and others documents in accordance with Security Services Policies.

  • Investigates thefts, shortages and other complaints involving potential criminal misconduct; notifies appropriate law enforcement agencies and detains suspicious individuals when authorized; participates in subsequent court proceedings as required.


Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Valid drivers license and clean driving record

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Law Enforcement/Security/Military experience

  • Experience in a Healthcare setting

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Facilities Security

Location: Washington-Walla Walla

Req ID: 210079