Ascension Health Armed Security Guard in Waco, Texas

Job ID: 241255

Armed Security Guard

Waco, Texas


Additional Job Information

Title: Armed Security Guard

City, State: Waco, TX

Location: Providence Health Ctr

Department: Security 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Rotating, 40 hours, Weekly

Marketing Statement

A part of Ascension’s Texas Ministry Market, Providence Healthcare Network, based in Waco, Texas, is committed to providing person-centered care through coordination of providers and integration of care across its broad continuum of services. Our healthcare network consists of over 2,300 professionals in 14 clinics and 20 medical facilities, all working together to meet the healthcare needs of your family.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Armed Security Guard provides security services to ensure a safe environment for staff and visitors.


  • Performs proactive monitoring of and timely responses to potential/actual security threats.

  • Investigates, documents and manages security incidents and hazards.

  • Maintains knowledge/follows policies and procedures regarding alarms and emergency/disaster preparedness plans.

  • May facilitate planned drills and simulations.

  • Provides information and assistance to staff and visitors to promote safety.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Security Professional specializing in Concealed Weapon credentialed from the Texas Department of Public Safety obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.


  • Associate Degree

  • Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience required.

How To Apply

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For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Note: If this job opening falls within the Nursing, Nursing Support, or Frontline Supervisor job families, in order to be considered for this job opening you will be required to complete an online fit assessment and satisfy all other job requirements. Details on completing the assessment will be emailed to you one business day after your completed application has been submitted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE M/F/D/V).

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.