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Security Officer

Providence Health & Services

Edmonds, WA 98020
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**Swedish Medical Center is looking for a** **Security Officer** **to work at Swedish Edmonds. Openings include full-time, part-time and per-diem (on-call) positions as well as multiple shifts.**
**This posting is not a specific job vacancy. This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current or future opportunities for positions we are adding at Swedish Medical Center.**
_The Security Officer provides a safe and secure environment for the patients, visitors, staff and property of Swedish Medical Center. Due to the continuous public contact of the position the highest level of customer service skills is essential._
**In this position you will:**
+ Conduct random patrols of Swedish Medical Center property
+ Respond to and investigate security incidents
+ Report safety hazards
+ Appropriately document actions and observations made during the shift
+ Respond to alarms and codes
+ Routinely engage in stressful situations and at times may be required to use physical force to maintain the safety of the patient care environment, and also may be required to run, climb stairs, carry people, or perform other physical acts in response to emergent situations
+ Engage in a wide range of customer service activities involving direct contact with patients and visitors, providing directions and helping people find their way
+ Regularly use computers to write reports and logs and to monitor security cameras and access control systems
+ Will be required to work on multiple campuses based on staffing needs or the needs of the department
**Required qualifications for this position include:**
+ High school Diploma or GED
+ Valid Washington State Drivers license
+ Insurable driving record as determined by Swedish Hospital Services insurance provider
+ Minimum one year related civilian or military security/law enforcement experience
+ Customer service experience and/or training
+ Basic Security Officer Certification through International Association of Healthcare Security within 9 months of employment
+ Certified CPR or completion within 30 days of hire
+ Successful completion of TASER training and certification within 9 months of employment with annual re-certification
+ Basic computer skills
**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**
+ Associate's Degree or equivalent
+ Healthcare security experience
**About the Edmonds Campus.**
Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.
The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:
+ 217 licensed beds
+ 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff
+ 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel
+ Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services
**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits see our website for details**
**Our Mission**
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
**About Us**
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, were committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, 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-Edmonds
**Work Locations:** Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026
**Req ID:** 209807
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