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Providence Health & Services Security Officer *1.0/Variable* in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Security Officer (Pmg Matsu, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE - 40 hours per week) to Providence Physician Service Organization in Anchorage, 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.

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

In this position you will:


  • Support other members by the performance of other duties supporting hospital and departmental functions, including Nursing, Safety, Emergency management and Facilities

  • Respond to all Codes; acts as primary responder for medical codes not on the units

  • Assist directly with patients, including but not limited to lifting, holding, restraining, undressing assistance, general attending and potentially violent patients


  • Maintain all aspects of Civil Law and order

  • Conduct walking patrols of buildings with emphasis on theft and vandalism prevention and customer relations

  • Conduct walking and vehicle patrols of all parking areas with emphasis on theft and vandalism prevention and controlling parking access for patients using various enforcement techniques, including citations and towing.


  • Respond to incidents appropriately, as per hospital and departmental policy and procedures

  • Respond to requests for service

  • Timely, accurate and detailed incident reporting.


  • Take responsibility for situations encountered and follows through to conclusion or until relieved

  • May conduct interviews and investigations in criminal matters pertaining to crimes committed on the campus

  • Maintain confidentiality of all information relating to patients, medical staff, and as appropriate, other sensitive information.


  • Respond appropriately to all fire emergencies and drills

  • Maintain vigilance for safety deficiencies during the course of normal duties

  • Assist with helicopter operations at the heliport

  • Respond to hazardous material spills; secures, assesses and, if appropriate, cleans up same per all applicable regulations

  • Attend required training. Must have experience with various computer programs, databases and Microsoft Office Programs.

  • Must have basic technical and document writing skills.


  • Demonstrate knowledge of weaponry, including gun safety involving various actions, unloading mechanisms and techniques

  • Demonstrate knowledge of managing difficult persons, using verbal de-escalation skills and safe physical management techniques

  • Complete initial and annual Competency Plan for assigned job and department

  • Liaison with Medical Examiners, Coroners and Funeral Homes escorting and authorizing the release of deceased and their belongings in accordance with regulations and organizational policies

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


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Obtain a valid Alaska Drivers License in accordance with Alaska statute

  • BLS must be obtained within the first year of employment, and maintained current thereafter

  • Control Tactics/De-escalation certification within 90 days of employment or as training schedule permits and maintained current thereafter

  • Taser certification within 90 days of employment or as training schedule permits and maintained current thereafter

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • Three (3) years experience in security, or

  • Three (3) years experience in military

  • One (1) year experience in healthcare security

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve Alaska in many locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

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

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-Anchorage

Req ID: 321839