Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is hiring talented registered respiratory therapists to support our Heart & Vascular, Surgical, and Medical teams.  

These are great opportunities for candidates with excellent critical thinking skills who appreciate a fast paced environment where they have the opportunity to train to be a member on the critical care float team, transport team, and ECMO team.   Our Respiratory Therapists also have access to a state of the art simulation lab that contributes to their development as a respiratory professional.


Penn State Health’s flagship 564-bed medical center, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is central Pennsylvania’s only locally based academic medical center. A Magnet-designated hospital since 2007, it provides high-level, patient-focused medical care. The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is the only medical facility in Pennsylvania to be accredited as a Level 1 trauma center for both children and adults. Hershey Medical Center shares its Hershey campus with Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute and Penn State College of Medicine. 


Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center offers our respiratory team members:

  • Exceptional healthcare, vision, and dental beginning day one.

  • Multiple time off programs to ensure they have access to strong life work balance.

  • Strong 401k with company match.

  • Tuition reimbursement programs

  • New Graduate tuition forgiveness

  • Clinical ladder advancement


Why Central PA?

We are proud to possess a vibrant downtown area which affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Hershey and Harrisburg Orchestras, museums, a highly rated amusement park, the Hershey Theater, farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region.  We are an easy distance from the Fulton Theater, York Little Theater, Lancaster’s Amish country, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz.  For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting.  For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, and more.   Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within a day trip distance of some of the country’s most famous cities - New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.


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Associates Degree from a CoARC accredited program in Respiratory Therapy required.
Licensed as Respiratory Therapist in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
RRT credential required.
ACLS or PALS/NRP certification required.

Critical thinking and multitasking skills required.