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Respiratory Therapist (Big Island, Full-Time, 36, Day/Night) Multiple Openings!

Location
Pahoa, Hawaii
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
31 Jul 2022
Responsibilities

I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES:
  Provides respiratory therapy and diagnostics per physician order for patients of all ages.

II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  All essential designated by frequency.
  Essential: seeing, hearing, speaking, standing, walking, stooping/bending, kneeling, squatting, twisting body, finger dexterity, carrying/lifting weight up to maximum 35 pounds, pushing/pulling weight up to maximum 50 pounds of force, reaching above, at and below shoulder level, repetitive arm/hand motions;  static gripping of an object.
  Occasional: sitting.
  Operates respiratory therapy equipment such as ventilators, gas delivery systems, treatment equipment, blood gas analyzers, etc., syringes, and office type equipment such as computer and copier.

III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
  Exposure to safety hazards, disease or contamination. 
  May be exposed to infectious and contagious diseases.
  Exposure to infection and disease-bearing specimens; hazardous anesthetic agents, body fluids and wastes; blood borne diseases.
  Exposure to hazards from electrical/mechanical/power equipment; housekeeping/cleaning agents/chemicals; toxic chemicals.
  Subjected to electrical and radiant energy hazards; flammable, explosive gases.
  Subjected to varying and unpredictable situations.
  May perform emergency care.

IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A. EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
  Current Respiratory Therapy license in the State of Hawaii.
  Current BLS-HCP, ACLS, and PALS CPR certification.  
  NRP certification obtained within 90 days from date of entrance into the position.

B. EXPERIENCE:
  Three (3) years experience in all phases of respiratory therapy with a minimum of two (2) years acute care experience including adults, children, and newborns.


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Details

  • Job Reference: 672397199-2
  • Date Posted: 31 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Queen's North Hawaii Comm Hosp
  • Location: Pahoa, Hawaii
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent