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Providence Security Officer in Missoula, Montana


The Safety Management Department is a centralized location for managing a wide variety of programs that provide for the safety and security of St. Patrick Hospital & Health Sciences Center's (SPHHC) patients, visitors, employees and property. Members of the Safety Management Department are responsible for patrolling over 2.2 million square feet of SPHHC property on two separate campuses. The EMT/Safety & Security Officer is the core of the Safety Management Department and has four primary areas of responsibility and multiple collateral responsibilities. Each Officer serves as a valuable resource to SPHHC employees 24/7. The primary responsibilities include Patient Care & Transport, Safety, Security and Hazardous Material Decontamination.

Required qualifications:

  • Montana Emergency Medical Technician License upon hire; or

  • Montana Emergency Medical Technician Advanced License upon hire; or

  • Montana Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic License upon hire.

  • National Provider BLS - American Heart Association upon hire.

  • Montana Board of Private Security within 60 days of hire.

  • International Association of Healthcare Safety and Security (IAHSS) Basic Security Officer Certified included in initial training within 1 year of hire.

  • Management of Aggressive Behavior Certification included in initial training within 90 days of hire.

  • Prior typing/keyboard experience required to enter and retrieve data in an accurate and timely manner.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree.

  • 2 years experience military, law enforcement or private security.

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

About the Team

Providence has a long-standing tradition of caring for residents in western Montana since the Sisters of Providence arrived in the state in 1864. As one of Montana’s largest health care providers, Providence works collaboratively across traditional boundaries to develop patient-centered practices that help make lifelong quality care accessible and affordable.

Our award-winning and comprehensive medical centers include Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula and Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, a critical access hospital in Polson. Our not-for-profit network of services also include physicians, more than 40 clinics, care centers, hospice and home health programs, and other diverse community services.

We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment.

We are committed to cultural diversity and equal employment for all individuals. It is our policy to recruit, hire, promote, compensate, transfer, train, retain, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin (including certain language use restrictions), ancestry, disability (mental and physical including HIV and AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, age, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, and military and veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status. We will also provide reasonable accommodation to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified caregiver or applicant for employment, unless the accommodation would impose undue hardship on the operation of our business.

We are a community where all people, regardless of differences, are welcome, secure, and valued. We value respect, appreciation, collaboration, diversity, and a shared commitment to serving our communities. We expect that all workforce members in our community will act in ways which reflect a commitment to and accountability for, racial and social justice and equality in the workplace. As such, we will maintain a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on any applicable legally protected status. We also expect that all workforce members will maintain a positive workplace free from any unacceptable conduct which creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive work environment.

Requsition ID: 138573
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Facilities Security/Safety
Job Function: Facilities
Job Schedule: Per-Diem
Job Shift: Variable
Career Track: Technical/Skilled Support
Department: 3500 SAFETY MSLA
Address: MT Missoula 500 W Broadway

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.