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Providence Security Manager in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Security Manager (Security, Varaible Shift, 1.0 FTE - 40 hours per week ) to Providence Alaska Medical Center 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.

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In this position you will:

  • Hire and develop staff in competencies to provide for the security of the campus, 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Competency development includes: Managing overt hostile situations, including disorderly and dangerous persons, assisting in restraint of and management of persons with mental or behavioral issues that require one-on-one management, de-escalation of situations involving personal conflict, managing scenes where disruption or emergency situations are in progress, responding to child abduction, and responding to other emergency events such as: Fire, hazardous materials exposure, on-campus arrest, crowd control or other safety issues requiring immediate response.

  • Manages the parking enforcement and ground security in a planned and strategic effort to assure availability of parking and for the safety of persons parking on the campus of PAMC. This includes monitoring the functionality and availability of safety and security devices and equipment installed to support safety in the parking areas, including lighting.

  • Support organization fire prevention efforts, including inspection of fire extinguishers, coordination and conducting of fire drills, first response to fire alarms and other measures related to the fire and life safety plan.

  • Responsible for developing and maintaining safe response capability for HAZ-MAT and other immediate safety-threatening situations, to achieve containment and isolation of the threat, including ordering of evacuation of areas.

  • Develop and manage the operating budget and financial expenditures for security, including planning and submitting request for capital and information technology expenditures.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Police Administration or related field

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

  • BLS must be obtained in accordance with PSJH Policy, and maintained current thereafter

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

  • Conductive Electrical Weapon (Taser) certification must be obtained within 90 days of employment or as training schedule permits and maintained current thereafter

  • 4 years direct security officer, law enforcement or Department of Corrections experience, with demonstrated abilities in life safety

  • 2 years commissioned peace officer or four years experience in a related security or investigative field. May be reduced to two years if the applicant has successfully completed and authorized police or department of corrections academy

  • 3 years previous supervisory/leadership experience

  • Must be familiar with hospital safety issues, including fire safety, HAZMAT, general safety, OSHA, and Joint Commission safety related criteria

  • Must have a thorough knowledge of law enforcement techniques and an advanced understanding or law pertaining to security

  • Oleoresin Capsicum Aerosol Training (OCAT) must be obtained within first six months of employment and maintained current thereafter

  • Must complete ICS Level 100, 200, 300 and 700 courses within 1 year of employment

  • Must complete International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Supervisor Certification within 1 year

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Qualification in weaponry of various types, including handguns and chemical gasses

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

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: Non-Clinical Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 300353