Respiratory Therapist – Schenectady, NY

Job Position: Respiratory Therapist - Schenectady, NY

Job Type: Per Diem

Job Location: Schenectady, NY (SCH)


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Respiratory Therapist- Per Diem

Location: Schenectady, NY (must be within 1 hour)

Shifts: 6 Days of Availability per month and one weekend

Summary of Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 years related experience.
  • Previous flight experience preferred. Flight experience can be substituted year for year for the ICU/ED/Trauma requirement.
  • RT license as appropriate to assigned location.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
  • Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) or Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) certification preferred but not required.
  • Current Passport required
  • Proficient in all basic therapeutic modalities of respiratory care.
  • Minimum availability required is 6 days a month with one weekend included.
  • Ability to work varied shifts and cover fixed wing air ambulance call shifts
  • Drug screening and a background investigation required
  • Must live within an hour of Schenectady, NY
  • Must be able to lift and move up to 50 pound and help transfer patients of all ages and physical conditions.
  • Must be flexible and able to handle unexpected situations and delays with a good attitude.
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team
  • Other languages a plus.

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