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

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 OR Nurse and Surgical Technician positions are currently open. Ask about our guaranteed hour program and call back incentives.

Full Time RN and LPN 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:

Staff Pharmacist: A part time Pharmacist is needed to work approximately 8 shifts (76.0 hours) per month. Must be a licensed pharmacist with hospital pharmacy experience preferred.

Certified Medical Assistant: A full time Certified Medical Assistant position is available in the Physician Offices. Certification is required with one to two years of experience preferred.

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.