Providence Health & Services Security Officer in Kodiak, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Security Officer (Security Dept, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center in Kodiak, Alaska.

The Security Officer performs all technical duties relative to maintaining a safe and secure environment.

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.

Qualifications:

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

http://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 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: Security

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 206074