Job Description Why Mayo Clinic New hires will receive a $10,00 sign-on bonus with their first paycheck and relocation assistance is available to those who qualify. New Grads and experienced Respiratory Therapist are welcome to apply. Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2021-2022) and ranked 1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits. Eligibility may vary. Position description A respiratory therapist provides assessment, treatment, and monitoring of cardiopulmonary disease across the continuum of care. A respiratory therapist functions as part of an interdisciplinary team that coordinates and provides continuity of care in a financially responsible manner. A respiratory therapist is able to quickly and accurately assess a patients condition and communicates effectively to the care team concerning about changes in patients condition, results of diagnostic studies, symptomatology, and response to treatment. Qualifications Graduation from an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy. Basic computer literacy, good verbal and written communication skills Additional qualifications Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy or healthcare related field. Preferred: Previous hospital experience. Preferred: Ability to function with initiative and independent judgment, desire for continuous quality improvement. Preferred: Additional NBRC specialty credentials. License or certification Licensure & Certification: All respiratory therapists will hold the National Board for Respiratory Care entry level certification (CRT) prior to their first day of Mayo employment. All graduate respiratory therapists must possess valid permission (permanent or temporary permit) to practice with the licensing board in the state of hire prior to their first day of Mayo employment. The Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential is required upon hire or by the end of one year of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional NBRC specialty credentials preferred.Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required within 90 days of employment. Pediatric Life Support (PALS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) required within one year of hire. Exemption status Non-exempt Compensation Detail $32.11 - $48.16 / hour Benefits eligible Yes Schedule Full Time Hours / Pay period 72 Schedule details 12 hour shifts 3 days per week plus call. Weekend schedule Every other Site description Austin, MN is a community of 22,000, and is surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 45 minutes west of Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing. Upscale community offering many amenities not often found in communities this size. Hormel Foods, a multi-nation food manufacturer and marketer, has its corporate headquarters in Austin. Recruiter Anna Francis EOE As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.