Providence Health & Services Security Officer II - Security *1.0 FTE, Day Shift in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Security Officer II (Security, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital in Spokane, Wa. 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.
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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. Monitors radio broadcasts by Dispatch and other officers to provide assistance as needed. Identifies, reports, and responds to suspicious activities.
Accurately complete reports including case/incident reports, accident reports, property slips and others documents in accordance with Security Services policies.
Investigate thefts, shortages and other complaints involving potential criminal misconduct; notifies appropriate law enforcement agencies and detains suspicious individuals when authorized; participates in subsequent court proceedings as required.
Maintain accountability for valuables/property and forms of evidence.
Use security equipment to detect inappropriate or illegal behaviors. Promptly reports any system malfunctions.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Certifications in AVADE (Level I, II, & III), OC/Pepper Spray, Baton, CEW/Taser, Handcuffing, CPR/AED and Basic Healthcare Security Training Course will be completed within the first 90 days of employment as part of the standard onboarding process
Passage of the Security Department SO2 Promotion Test
Passage of a Security Department administered oral board
To be recognized as a Special Commissioned Police Officer: Completion of a Special Police Officer Training Course or completion of civilian police or reserve academy and maintain status as a "Special Commissioned Police Officer" with the City of Spokane or Spokane County
2 years Law Enforcement/Security/Military experience, or related work experience in a healthcare setting, or relevant college coursework deemed important to the job
1 year experience working within the PHC Security department, passage of the Security Department SO2 Promotion Test, and the passage of a Security Department administered oral board
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice, History, or English
Experience in healthcare setting
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
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 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.
Job Category: Facilities Security
Req ID: 302114