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

Nursing Positions Available:

Yes, positions are currently available for nurses. Punxsutawney Area Hospital values its employees and strives to make the workplace a safe and educational environment. When you come to work, you will find yourself becoming part of a family who takes pride in caring for our patients and each other. We believe the care we provide to our patients is the best reason to come to work here every day. Bottom line we value the role of nursing.

Tuition Reimbursement — Punxsutawney Area Hospital recognizes the importance of an employee’s growth and encourages eligible staff to advance their level of education. Education reimbursement and assistance are part of our commitment to provide our community the best care from skilled medical professionals. We'd love to talk to you about our tuition reimbursement program and other opportunities to assist you in your career and future growth: 814-938-1858.

Full Time RN needed in Home Health Care. Previous nursing experience required with related experience in home care preferred. Schedule includes call requirements and weekends and holidays, as scheduled.

Other Positions Available:

Pharmacy Technician: Full Time Certified Pharmacy Technician position is available in the Hospital's Pharmacy.

Phlebotomist: A part time Phlebotomist is needed in the Laboratory working primarily day and early evenings.

Patient Access/Central Registration: A part time Registration Clerk is needed in the Outpatient Registration/Admissions department needed to work all shifts (days, evenings and nights). Must have clerical knowledge/experience with medical education/experience helpful, but not required.

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant: A full time CMA position is needed in the physician offices. Position is day shift with some early evening hours depending on the day/office.

Janitorial Maintenance Worker: A full time Janitorial Maintenance Worker is needed to work the 11P to 7A shift including weekends and holidays as scheduled. Individual will be responsible for floor maintenance, light maintenance duties, snow removal, etc. Valid PA Driver's license with good driving history required. PA State Police background check will be completed.

Dietary Aides: A part time Dietary Aide is available in Food Services with hours and shifts varying based on need. Dietary hours of operation are 6A-7P and 4-8 hour shifts will be scheduled during those hours.