Employment

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
814.938.1856

Current Positions Available:

Registered Nurses: Full time and part time openings for Registered Nurses in the Intensive Care Unit and the Medical/Surgical Unit. Positions consist of 12 hour shifts including weekends and holidays.

Patient Access Supervisor: Full time position consists of supervising employees and the day-to-day operations of Registration, Scheduling and Financial Counseling. Advanced education with a minimum of three years clerical experience preferred with accurate typing and computer skills required. Supervisory experience and ability to independently manage the department, or commitment to undergo training required. A thorough understanding of admissions/registration procedures required or a demonstrated capacity to be trained is required. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required due to leadership of staff and frequent customer contact.

Housekeeping Aide: Full time position available working on a rotating basis on the 3PM-11PM and 5PM-1AM shifts. Position requires working weekends and holidays as scheduled.

Licensed Practical Nurses: Full and part time positions open for Licensed Practical Nurses on the Medical/Surgical Unit. Positions are primarily night shift and consist of working 12 hour shifts including weekends and holidays. One to two years experience preferred.