Respiratory Care Assistant

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Employment Status:  Flex
Shift:  Any Day, Any Shift
Facility:  CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Requisition Number:  144992

How You’ll Help Transform Healthcare:

Performs support functions of the Respiratory Care Department. Responsible for decontamination and processing of equipment, stocking supplies and clerical duties of the Respiratory Care Department.

  • Performs equipment processing, to include: disassembly, decontamination and reassembly of respiratory care equipment. Recognizes and takes appropriate action when equipment malfunctions.  
  • Delivers and maintains adequate par stock of oxygen cylinders.  
  • Maintains stock inventory in the respiratory care department and satellite areas. 
  • Performs oxygen rounds and equipment changes under the direct supervision of licensed personnel.  
  • Explains equipment procedures to patients and families to elicit cooperation and maximize effectiveness of procedure.  
  • Performs support functions that are facility specific ( i.e. patient scheduling, filing, documentation, charges, etc.).  May be required to assist with CPR.  

What We Require:

Education: High school or equivalent. Current enrollment in respiratory or other health related curriculum.
Experience: One year of patient care experience as a nursing aide, patient care aide, or current enrollment in a health related curriculum.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: None required. Competency validations as appropriate. AHA BLS-HCP required or obtain within 6 months of hire.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Good interpersonal skills

About Carilion

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.


Requisition Number: 144992 
Employment Status: Flex 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Any Day, Any Shift 
Shift Details: Hours flexible for school, EOW, Holidays
Recruiter: DAVID L NIVEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4057 
Recruiter Email:
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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