Security Officer

Providence Health & Services Olympia, WA
Providence is calling a Security Officer (Per Diem, Variable) in Security to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking a service-oriented individual to provide a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors, staff, volunteers, and associated medical staff.

In this position you will:

* Patrol the facility and grounds, enforce security policies and procedures and maintain general order.

* Communicate with public safety agencies, monitor alarm systems, conduct emergency response drills (fire and infant abduction)

* Respond to emergency calls following appropriate procedures.

Required qualifications for this position include:

* High School Diploma or equivalent

* Valid driver's license and a clean driving record

* Health Care Security Officer certification from IAHSS (must be obtained within 12 months of hire)

* AHA Basic Life Support Certification (must be obtained within 3 months of hire)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

* Law enforcement or security related experience, including experience working within a medical facility.

* Training as a police or security officer in the military, state, federal and/or private agency.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.