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Providence Security Officer I - 1.0 FTE, Days in Spokane, Washington

Description:

$1000 Sign-On Bonus

Providence is calling a Security Officer (Security, Days, 1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week) to Providence Holy Family Hospital in Spokane, 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.

Apply Today! Applications that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern System.

In this position you will:

  • Follow and maintain a working knowledge of current department policies, standard operating procedures, and Spokane Municipal Codes. Enforce Providence Health Care and facility policies such as identification badging, access, loitering, smoking, parking, forbidden articles, weapons, etc.

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

  • Accurately complete reports including case/incident reports, accident reports, property slips and others documents in accordance with Security Services policies.

  • Follow and maintain a working knowledge of current department policies, standard operating procedures, and Spokane Municipal Codes. Enforces Providence Health Care and facility policies such as identification badging, access, loitering, smoking, parking, forbidden articles, weapons, etc.

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

  • Accurately complete reports including case/incident reports, accident reports, property slips and others documents in accordance with Security Services policies.

  • Liaison with law enforcement, fire department, emergency medical services, public relations and other PHC stakeholders to ensure appropriate assistance is provided and threats are identified and appropriately communicated.

  • Provide prompt and effective response to panic buttons and alarms. Respond to emergency Codes per existing procedures.

  • Respond to requests to address and de-escalate difficult or combative individuals; physically detain, restrain, or disarm individuals as necessary. Escort unruly individuals off premises. Assist with the handling of high security risk patients.

  • Assist during specific emergencies, including the establishment of a Hospital Command Center as needed.

  • Attend training sessions and maintains required department certifications. Skilled in the use of security and protective equipment including Expandable Baton, OC/Pepper Spray, Tasers, Cameras, Restraint Devices, etc.

  • Complete assigned inspections of safety equipment and promptly report and/or correct any fire or safety hazards.

  • Report for duty on time and maintains post assignments at times specified.

  • Accept direction from the Nursing Service Supervisor in the absence of the Lead Security Officer or Security Supervisor.

  • Follow Providence Security Operations Center (PSOC) policies and procedures including monitoring and responding to radio traffic, checking in service, and providing timely updates.

  • Follow Access Control policies and procedures including maintaining visitor documentation. Conduct safety searches of patients, visitors, and belongings consistent with facility search and seizure policies.

  • Maintain and secure confidentiality of records and medical center information. Comply with HIPAA requirements.

  • Report to work during emergencies and during inclement weather conditions since security personnel are considered essential staff. Emergency call back may be required and subject to mandatory overtime when required when operationally needed.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • Security Academy, Department Field Training Office Program including MOAB/Defensive Tactics, OC/Pepper Spray, Baton, CEW/Taser, Handcuffing, CPR/AED and basic healthcare security training within 90 Days of hire

  • Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record

  • 1 year Law Enforcement/Security/Military or 2 years of work experience in a healthcare setting, or related college coursework deemed relevant to position

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree in Criminal justice, History, or English

  • Prior experience in healthcare setting

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Holy Family Hospital is a progressive, full service hospital in Spokane, Washington, offering a full range of medical and surgical services as well as specialty support and outpatient services. The hospital primarily serves north Spokane County—the fastest growing area in our region. We are currently licensed for more than 270 beds. As a not-for-profit Catholic hospital, every dollar we earn goes back to the community we serve. Providence Holy Family Hospital received several Five Star safety and excellence awards last year, including Patient Safety, Pulmonary, Respiratory and Critical Care.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

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: Day

Job Category: Facilities Security

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 299010

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