Respiratory Therapist II- Respiratory Therapy Department - Tenders Global

Respiratory Therapist II- Respiratory Therapy Department

Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego

Rady Children’s Hospital is currently hiring for a full-time, night-shift Respiratory Therapist II at our Main Campus!

You will have the opportunity to demonstrate your own approach to CAREing by providing assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions affecting the cardiopulmonary system for both children and adults. You will select and administer the appropriate care, taking into consideration the age, development level and size of the patient.

The ideal candidate should:

Be able to identify own limitations and seek appropriate resources as needed.

Be a part of a relationship that facilitates health and healing.

Seek learning and growth with the resources to succeed.


  • Associate Degree (or a diploma from a NBRC certified Respiratory Therapist Program if hired before 10/1/2013)
  • 1 year of experience
  • CA Respiratory Care Practitioner License
  • Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) certification ( for new hires as of 10/1/2013) must be maintained per NBRC for new hires post January 1, 2021)
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers, issued by AHA
  • PALS certification (Issued by American Heart Association Provider)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (AAP) for Respiratory Care; with exception for Pulmonary Function Lab)
  • NBRC Credentials renewed and current for all applicable credentials (RRT, RRT-NPS, CPFT, RPFT) (Minimum for new hires post 7/1/2021)

Pulmonary Function Lab Only: Certified Pulmonary Function Technologist CPT required within 6 months of hire


Bachelor’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy

3 years of experience

Neonatal /Pediatric Respiratory Care Specialist

Asthma Educator Certification

Previous pediatric experience


Pulmonary Function Lab Only: Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist, RPFT

For Pulmonary Function Lab Specialist – 1+ year Pulmonary Lab experience

The Culture at Rady Children’s

Rady Children’s is a place where everyone CARES about everyone else. That doesn’t just mean we dedicate ourselves to our patients and their families, though of course, that’s a big part of it. What it truly means is that our intentions and actions converge to answer this essential question: How can I make things better for those around me?

In fact, we are so big on caring, that’s our service excellence promise. To provide service that reflects our CARES values:






The expected hiring range for this position is $39.02 to $57.93/hr plus a $4.40/hr night shift differential.

A candidate’s placement in the range will be determined based on the terms and conditions of the applicable collective bargaining agreement. Rady Children’s Hospital is committed to being externally competitive and internally equitable. We demonstrate this commitment by reviewing market data to remain competitive within the nonprofit, healthcare sector.

RCHSD offers a competitive benefits package including generous paid-time off, sick leave, 403(b) retirement plan, medical, dental, and vision coverage, wellness programs, 100% employer-paid life insurance, LTD, AD&D, recognition awards and so much more!

Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, transitioning status, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, medical condition, mental disability, physical disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. EEO is the law. We also prohibit compensation discrimination under all applicable laws.

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