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Respiratory Therapist Permanent Position in Colorado

$27.66 – $38.72 hourly

Ascentia Staffing

Last Updated: 9/25/23

Job Description

A permanent Respiratory Therapist is needed to join a sole community-owned health system in a small mountain community on the western slope of Colorado. The health system is proud to provide high-quality and comprehensive healthcare to the residents, visitors, and surrounding community members. Found in the heart of the Rocky Mountains and home to a thriving state university, this sweet town has a rich history of ranching, agriculture, mining, tourism, and outdoor recreation opportunities that bring many more people through the community.

Total Reward/Position Details and Highlights:

  • Generous base pay.
  • Full-time position. (3-12s)
  • Shared call coverage. Specific call requirements will be discussed during interview process.
  • Hospital setting (float across all units in the hospital).
  • Great colleagues, support staff, and resources to help you thrive in this position.

To Be Considered, You Will Need:

  • Licensed to practice respiratory care in the State of Colorado - Required.
  • Current BLS/ACLS and NRP certifications - Required.
  • Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care - Required.
  • Member of the American Academy of Respiratory Care (AARC) - Required.
  • 2 years of experience - Preferred.
  • Great peer reference and in good standing.


  • Located at the bottom of the Rocky Mountain Valley, the summers are warm and temperate, with temperatures ranging between 70s - 80s. While winters are very cold, with temperatures regularly dropping well below freezing, and an average of 45” of snowfall every year.
  • Multiple ski resorts are just minutes away, the closest being only a short 10 minute drive.
  • The area is known for their breathtaking hiking views, rock climbing, white water rafting, fishing, local museums, beautiful parks, and much more. You will never run out of things to do.
  • Safe community and outdoor activities, a great place to raise a family.
  • Airport is located in town, with direct flights to Denver Airport.
  • Within 3 hours drive to metro and urban cities.

Company Details

Sunnyside, Washington, United States
Ascentia provides permanent and travel placement for allied healthcare professionals seeking job opportunities. When you work with Ascentia, you are partnering with a proven recruiting expert to help streamline the recruiting process, ensuring you find the healthcare opportunity that aligns with your career goals.