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Respiratory Therapist III – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Allied Health – Respiratory Therapy

Are you looking for something new and exciting? We have the opportunity for you!

We are seeking an experienced Respiratory Therapist who will provide our patients with top level care. They will also consult with the rest of the support team and aid in the management. We are looking for someone who can also instruct and participate in the orientation of new employees. We have night shifts available.

We are offering a $10,000 sign-on bonus!

 You are:

  • Highly motivated and able to empower and work well with others; able to adapt to constantly evolving environment.
  • Able to problem seek operational, personnel, and patient issues.
  • Someone who has excellent communication skills, follow through and who supports the open expression of diverse ideas and opinions.
  • Team focused and collaborate with other departments in the coordination of patient care.

You will:

  • Render respiratory therapy to patients as ordered by a physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner.
  • Consult with and aide other health care practitioners in management or prevention of cardiopulmonary disorders, with minimal direction.
  • Assess patient’s condition and follow up to ensure appropriateness of therapy.
  • Educate patients and their families regarding respiratory treatment/therapy.
  • Assist in providing education to other departments regarding respiratory therapies and modalities.

You have!

  • an Associates Degree in Applied Science and Respiratory Therapy
  • A current NY State Respiratory Therapist License
  • Current NBRC Credential as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • BLS required, ACLS preferred
  • Preferably Pediatric/PICU experience
  • Certification of fitness from the NYCFD preferred


Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation+ 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility

We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. It’s important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.  We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.


MSK requires all new hires, volunteers, and vendors who come onsite to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. This is based on the COVID-19 vaccines’ high level of protection and our shared responsibility in protecting our patients.

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