Providence Chewelah Jobs


Jobs home icon

Job Information

Providence Health & Services Security Officer in Chewelah, Washington


Providence is calling a Security Officer ( Plant Operations , Night Shift, 0.7 FTE) to Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, Washington . 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.

In this position you will:

  • Patrols assigned area on foot; performs active campus problem identification; attend campus, department or unit meetings as it relates to security; maintains high patrol visibility to assist in crime prevention; actively performs routine patrol, concentrating on high incident areas, to detect possible criminal activities or needs for service; regularly checks hospital units and adjacent properties; identifies, reports, and responds to suspicious activities or needs for service.

  • Performs duties relating to service and assistance (lost child, arguments, injured persons, fights, lock-outs, suspicious persons, abandoned vehicles, alarms, security standby requests, vehicle inspections, etc.); responds to area through phone call, notification, or observation; evaluates situation to determine needs assistance from others, law enforcement agency contact, EMS assistance, etc.); identifies and implements appropriate course of action.

  • Prepares reports (case/incident reports, supplemental reports, written statements, accident reports, property slips, inter-departments, etc.) relating to activities in accordance with Security Services policies; observes and records events; checks reports for accuracy; submits to appropriate personnel; maintains personal notebook of activities; Completes and submits individual productivity reports within 15 days of the end of the month

  • Investigates thefts, shortages and other complaints involving potential criminal misconduct by questioning individuals involved with specific incidents; notifies appropriate law enforcement agencies of potential/real civil or criminal misconduct and detains suspicious individuals as appropriate; when authorized will detain persons as appropriate; participates in subsequent court proceedings as required.

  • Liaisons with law enforcement, fire department, emergency medical services, public relations and other PMCH stakeholders to ensure threats are identified and appropriately communicated.

  • Possesses knowledge of emergency procedures and internal/external disaster plans.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to successfully complete department Field Training Officer Program including MOAB/Defensive Tactics, OC/Pepper Spray, Baton, CEW/Taser, Handcuffing, CPR/AED and basic healthcare security training.

  • Valid driver's license

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of training from an accredited college in law enforcement, security, or a related field, or completion of basic law enforcement academy.

  • 2 years of previous Law Enforcement, Security, and/or Military experience.

About the hospital you will serve.

Mount Carmel Hospital is a Critical Access hospital in Colville, WA serving a three county area in Northeast Washington. We are a progressive, full service hospital offering advanced medical and surgical care as well as specialty support and outpatient services.

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

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Facilities Security

Location: Washington-Chewelah

Req ID: 236519