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Providence Security Officer in Kodiak, Alaska


Providence is calling a Security Officer (Security, Variables, 1.0 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:

  • Maintain all aspects of Civil Law and order.

  • Conduct patrols of the buildings and parking areas with emphasis on client and staff safety.

  • Control parking access for patients using various enforcement techniques including interaction with law enforcement agencies.

  • Work to insure walkways and entrance are clear of ice and snow during times of inclement weather.

  • Respond to all "CODE" requests and incidents appropriately per hospital and departmental policy and procedures.

  • Be responsible for situations/incidents encountered while on duty and follow through to conclusion.

  • Support 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.

  • Conduct safety inspections in assigned areas and maintains awareness of safety deficiencies while on duty.

  • Be 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

  • Clean driving record

  • Physical ability to rapidly respond to emergent situations

  • Must be able to restrain and control large patients in order to protect other patients and/or staff

  • Must be 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.

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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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Facilities Security

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 277262