Providence Health & Services Security Guard (1.0 FTE, Variable) in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Security Guard to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

We are seeking a Security Guard to perform all technical duties relative to maintaining security and accessibility on the PEC/PTCC campus.

In this position you will:

Respond to incidents appropriately, as per facility and departmental policy and procedures.

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

  • Respond appropriately to all fire emergencies and drills.

  • Demonstrate exceptional customer relation skills, and a knowledge of managing difficult persons, using verbal de-escalation skills.

  • Support other team members by the performance of other duties supporting facility and departmental functions.

  • Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.

  • Perform other related duties as required.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduation from high school or GED.

  • Two (2) years’ experience in security or a related field, with an emphasis on customer relations.

  • Valid Alaska Driver's license.

  • CPR training must be obtained within the first year of employment, and maintained current thereafter.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Law enforcement or public safety training.

About Providence Extended Care at the Cottages

Providence Extended Care at the Cottages is located on a campus that includes eight cottages and a Commons Building. The Cottages are home to 96 residents. The Commons Building includes the facility reception area, Resident Bank, Gift Shop, Rehabilitation Therapies, Chapel, Supplies, Plant Services, Dietary, Support Services, Staff Development, Administration offices and Conference Rooms. The Cottages bear the names of Alaskan rivers and are arranged in alphabetical order along Compassion Circle.

Each cottage is a home that contains 12 private bedrooms/baths situated around a warm, inviting hearth and living area. An open kitchen allows residents and guests to enjoy the aromas and happenings of a kitchen, just like home. Each Cottage includes a Den along with a Spa and beauty/barber shop station. A patio off the dining area provides easy access to the outdoors and gardening opportunities. Large windows in the living area provide views for all to enjoy.

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

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 137654