Providence Health & Services Security Officer II in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Security Officer II (Security, Night Shift, 0.875 FTE) 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:
Maintains the security and confidentiality of data and information used in performance of his/her daily duties conforming to hospital policy, laws and regulations as appropriate.
Maintains positive working relationships and fosters a cooperative work environment.
Friendly, positive customer relations required.
Provides clear, concise, pertinent reports/information.
Follows and maintains a working knowledge of current Security department policies and standard operating procedures such as access control, identification badging, loitering, smoking, parking, weapons and contraband.
Routinely patrols around hospital and PMG building and exterior areas of campus to deter criminal activity, to detect unauthorized activity and to identify needs for assistance or safety concerns. Identifies, reports, and responds to suspicious activities.
Monitors radio broadcasts and relays information to provide assistance as needed. Routinely conducts radio checks to determine operability of equipment.
Accurately and timely completes reports including daily event logs, case incident reports, workplace violence or injury reports or other documents in accordance with Security Services or hospital policies.
Investigates thefts, timecard fraud, or other complaints involving potential criminal misconduct, notifies appropriate law enforcement agencies and detains suspicious individuals when authorized, may be required to participate in subsequent court proceedings as required.
Maintains accountability for valuables/property or forensic evidence.
Utilizes security camera surveillance system to detect inappropriate or illegal behaviors or other safety concerns. Download evidence per established criteria. Promptly reports any system malfunctions.
Liaisons with local law enforcement, Department of Corrections, fire department, emergency medical services, Corner, and other agencies as needed to ensure appropriate assistance and communications are provided. May serve as a liaison with law enforcement when investigating complex incidents as indicated. Coordinates information between PSMMC and law enforcement agencies.
Provides prompt and effective response to Emergency Codes or duress alarm activations.
Required qualifications for this position
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Completion of Healthcare Security Officer internal training program including MOAB or CPI (management of aggressive behavior or crisis prevention course or equivalent), use of defensive tactics including OC/Pepper Gel, CS gel, handcuffing or other tools as approved by department manager as well as use of medical restraints within one year from date of hire
FEMA ICS-100; ICS 200, and ICS-700 incident management training completed within one year from date of hire
Valid driver’s license with a good driving record
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Healthcare Security Officer Certification through IAHSS within two years from date of hire
3 years minimum experience in Law Enforcement/Security/Military or equivalent combination of education and 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
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.
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.
Job Category: Facilities Security
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 250475