Pacific Medical Centers Manager, Physical Security – PSJH in Renton, Washington


Providence is calling a Manager, Physical Security – PSJH to Providence Health & Services in Renton, WA.

We are seeking a Manager, Physical Security – PSJH to build, enhance, and lead the physical security and threat management program capabilities and compliance across all PSJH ministries, and its affiliates which will enable the business to standardize the approach in assessing risks, threats and vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure, for both compliance, regulatory, and general security purposes to safeguard our patients, visitors, caregivers, assets and brand.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Identify, develop, and implement needed enterprise-wide physical security programs and threat management programs and projects that include budget, resource plans, work-plans, schedules and supporting training and documentation.

  • Define, plan and execute administrative and technical structures, initiatives, methodologies, and tasks that enable the effective and efficient delivery of functional team's scope of services.

  • Drives /coordinates departmental organizational and operational transformation initiatives.

  • Manages and oversees teams to drive ongoing process improvement and optimization of transformational initiatives.

  • Anticipates and takes personal responsibility for customer satisfaction across a diverse group of customers at many management levels.

  • Dedicated to meeting or exceeding the requirements and expectations of internal and external customers through a deep understanding of perspectives and needs.

  • Govern the Business Continuity Program through policies, standards, processes and procedures.

  • Lead and guide the functional team to perform business impact analysis and risk assessments, and to proactively provide input into the development of continuity strategies.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Security Management, Homeland Security, Administration of Justice, Criminal Justice or related field Or equivalent educ/experience.

  • 6 years Physical Security experience.

  • 3 years Staff supervision or team lead (directing work of others) experience.

  • The incumbent is able to translate strategy into actionable tactics and to establish and evolve a multi-year roadmap for their area of responsibility that compliments and integrates with other security domain roadmaps.

  • Proven management skills and a demonstrated record of successfully overseeing successful delivery of quality work and attainment of goals and objectives.

  • A strong communicator with a proven track record of establishing themselves as a trusted advisor with customers, peers, staff, and leadership.

  • Has strong working knowledge of critical infrastructure and physical security risk management practices as well as regulatory and industry compliance requirements such as HIPAA, HITECH, JCAHO, CMS, PCI-DSS etc.

  • Strong functional knowledge of physical security and associated technologies.

  • Experience selecting, deploying and using physical access management tools and mass notification services such as Everbridge.

  • Knowledge of Crisis Management, and Disaster Recovery methodologies.

  • One of the following required; Certification in Physical Security such as: Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Physical Security Professional (PSP)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s Degree in Security Management, Homeland Security, Administration of Justice, Criminal Justice or related field

  • Incident Commander Experience

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

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

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide respectful, high-quality, patient-focused healthcare to each person and to the communities we serve.

About Us

Quality and respect. These are the words Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) employees live and work by. PacMed is a private, not-for-profit, primary and integrated multispecialty health care network with 11 outpatient clinics across the Puget Sound region and more than 150 primary and specialty care providers. Affiliated with the Providence Health & Services system, PacMed provides patient-focused health care — and even same-day appointments — to nearly 100,000 patients in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties. We provide immediate access to cutting-edge technology, first-class facilities and board-certified specialists, many of whom have been listed as among “Seattle’s Best Doctors.”

Pacific Medical Centers, PacMed, and their Affiliates' (collectively “PacMed”) comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. PacMed does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Security

Location: Washington-Renton

Req ID: 185694