Employment Employment Opportunity - Holy Cross Medical Center

Lead Resistered Respiratory Therapist (Full-Time)

Posted: January 28, 2020



Do you have a strong commitment to excellence and teamwork? Are you willing to care for our community with respect and compassion? Do you strive to always do the right thing?

If yes, you might be the Lead Registered Respiratory Therapist we need!
At Holy Cross Medical Center, we are driven by our mission statement, "To provide our community with the best health care choices close to home in an environment of continual improvement."




Title: Lead Registered Respiratory Respiratory Therapist

Department:  Cardiopulmonary

Description: Responsible for successfully leading the organizational operations of the Cardiopulmonary Department.

Location: Taos, NM - 1397 Wiemer Rd.

Education: RRT, New Mexico License required.

Shift: Varies

Duration:  Full-Time (40 Hours Per Week)

Position Details
Lead Registered Respiratory Therapist, Full-Time, 40 hrs/week, Varied Shifts.
Non-Exempt, Hourly, Bargaining, Benefited Position.

Benefits start the first day of the following month after hire.

Position Summary

Responsible for successfully leading the organizational operations of the Cardiopulmonary Department. Performs leadership duties including hiring, training, and the day-to-day leading of the Cardiopulmonary staff. Develops educational objectives and provides training for cardiopulmonary. Manages the financial aspects of the department with the Director of Patient Care Services and directs the quality assurance activities. Collaborates with the medical staff, department directors and managers, and administration in matters relating to respiratory therapy.

As a Holy Cross Medical Center employee, you will immediately start accruing Personal Leave Time and Major Medical Leave time from day one. You will receive incredible Health, Vision and Dental benefits, paid partially by employee and employer with life insurance, short and long-term disability options. We offer a 403B pension plan, flexible spending accounts, employee discounts on HCMC hospital deductibles, bereavement leave, education opportunities, jury duty compensation, service awards, EAP and Professional Development Program opportunities.

To apply, please fill out an application and attached a current resume. Include gaps in employment and reasons for separation.

Criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen required upon conditional job offer.

Holy Cross Hospital is located in Taos, New Mexico. Taos is a friendly county seat located in Northern New Mexico roughly 40 minutes from Colorado's southern border. With clean rural living, we are located just 65 miles from the capital of Santa Fe, NM, 4 hours from Denver and 2 hours from Albuquerque. At 6,969 feet of elevation, there is outdoor recreation everywhere, quality schools with lots of sun and snow. We have four ski/snowboarding resorts located within 30 minutes of Taos, to include the world famous Taos Ski Valley, hiking, biking, fishing, rafting, golfing, hunting and over 400 years of history.

Holy Cross Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, considers individuals for employment according to their abilities and performance. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by law. All employment requirements mandated by local, state and federal regulations will be observed.

Schedule: Full-Time (40 Hours Per Week)
Contact: Anthony Ralph
Phone: 575-751-5782
Email: aralph@taoshospital.org


Education and/or Experience:

• High School Diploma or GED required.
• RRT, New Mexico license.
• Current CPR/BLS and ACLS required. PALS & NRP preffered.
• Prior experience or on-the-job training required.