For generations, the community has depended on Punxsutawney Area Hospital to provide the best healthcare in the area. In a medical world that is constantly changing, the employees and affiliated physicians at Punxsutawney Area Hospital strive to meet the challenges that medicine provides. From business professionals and physicians, to nurses and support staff, the hospital is a family that works together to deliver the best in patient care. In fact Punxsutawney Area Hospital was recently identified as a top 100 hospital in the country, number one hospital in Pennsylvania for patient satisfaction, and our nurses are ranked in the top 1% in the United States.

We look for healthcare professionals who share our values of compassion, understanding, and a steadfast commitment to excellence. For more information on employment opportunities, please contact Wendy Depp or Barbara Kostok in our Human Resources Department.

We also invite you to apply for open positions by filling out our online form.

Punxsutawney Area Hospital
Human Resources Department
81 Hillcrest Drive
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Attn: Barbara Kostok, Human Resources Director

Current Positions Available:

Occupational Therapist: Full time Occupational Therapist position available. Position is a Monday - Friday position, providing patient care to inpatients, outpatients, transitional care and home health care.

Registered Nurses: Full and Part time openings for Registered Nurses in ICU, ER and the OB Departments. Positions consist of twelve hour shifts including weekends and holidays as scheduled.

Patient Access Representative: Part time clerical position needed in the Patient Registration area. Responsibilities include working at the Switchboard, Registration and Admissions. Hours will vary based on need and will involve working all three shifts, including days, evenings and night shift.

Activities Coordinator: Part Time position working 2 hours per day from 3:30P – 5:30P Monday through Friday providing activities and working with patients in Rehabilitation/ Transitional Care. Completion of an approved training course or certification as a therapeutic recreation specialist/activities professional required.

Dietary Aide: Part time positions available in the Dietary Department. Hours of operation are from 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM, with 8.0 hour shifts scheduled during those hours. Weekends and holidays required as scheduled. Cooking experience a plus.