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Student Respiratory Technician, Registry, Rotating Shifts, St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet

Date: Sep 11, 2019

Requisition ID: 68522

Ministry:  Presence St Joseph MC Joliet

Location: Presence St Joseph Med Joliet

Location Address:
333 Madison Street, Joliet, IL  60435-8200 United States (US)



Department: 20740040 Respiratory Therapy PSJMC 

Daily Hours: 12
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Rotating




The Student Respiratory Technician performs all aspects of routine airway care and oxygen administration while under direct supervision of a respiratory care practitioner as ordered in accordance with departmental policy and procedures.



  1. Maintains needed per diem inventories of supplies and gases for all assigned areas.
  2. Responds to all Code Blue situations in accordance with departmental policies while under direct supervision of a respiratory care practitioner.
  3. Manages non-disposable equipment through cleaning and sterilization process. 
  4. Performs all aspect of simple equipment maintenance and follows infection control policy.
  5. Monitors patient response to all procedures and modifies procedure as situation indicates. 


This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience                                                              

High School diploma or equivalent required. Current student of American Medical Association (AMA) approved accredited school of Respiratory Care program required.

Clinical rotation as a student preferred. 


Computer Skills                                                          

Proficient in Microsoft Office software.



Business Unit: Presence St Joseph MC Joliet
Department Name: Respiratory Therapy PSJMC

Job Function: Rehabilitation Services 

Job Segment: Medical, Medical Technologist, Rehabilitation, Technician, Respiratory, Healthcare, Technology