Providence Health & Services Security Officer - Security in Kodiak, Alaska
Providence is calling a Security Officer (Security, Variable Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, Alaska. 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 all aspects of Civil Law and order. Conducts patrols of the buildings and parking areas with emphasis on client and staff safety. Controls parking access for patients using various enforcement techniques including interaction with law enforcement agencies. During times of inclement weather insures walkways and entrances are clear of ice and snow, is involved with snow and ice removal activities to provide safe entry and exiting of facility.
Responds to all "CODE’S" requests and incidents appropriately per hospital and departmental policy and procedures. Responds to requests for service.
Responsible for situations/incidents encountered while on duty and follows through to conclusion. May conduct interviews and investigations in criminal matters pertaining to crimes committed on the campus. Maintains a high level of confidentiality.
Demonstrates knowledge of managing difficult persons, using verbal de-escalation skills and safe physical management techniques.
Supports organization fire prevention efforts, coordination and conducting of fire drills, first response to fire alarms and other measures related to the fire and life safety plan.
Conducts safety inspections in assigned areas and maintains awareness of safety deficiencies while on duty.
Responsible for maintaining safe response capability for HAZ-MAT and other immediate safety-threatening situations, to achieve containment and isolation of the threat, including ordering of evacuation of areas
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 90 days of hire
Current Alaska driver's license
Proof of Insurance
Clean driving record
Able to read, write, and speak English
Physical ability to rapidly respond to emergent situations
Able to restrain and control large patients in order to protect other patients and/or staff
Able to work in cold, inclement weather for extended periods of time using snow and ice removal equipment
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 2 years of experience in hospital security, other related security, or a related investigative field
About Kodiak Island Medical Center
Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides comprehensive health care to residents and visitors of Kodiak Island. This critical access hospital features 25 acute care beds, including four birthing suites, one OB triage room, and two ICU beds. In addition, the Elder House, PKIMC’s long term care facility, has 22 beds.
PKIMC provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services, including emergency department, surgery, laboratory services, maternity, general medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, sleep studies, specialty clinics, diagnostic imaging services and pharmacy and is staffed by a mix of primary care physicians, surgeons and specialists who provide family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics, radiology and general practice.
For more information regarding Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center, please click on the following link: http://providence-kodiakhealthcare.jobs/
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
Req ID: 241140