Certified Respiratory Therapist

Job ID: 08206

Posted: 9 Days Ago

Base: Naval Medical Center - San Diego

FLSA: Hourly Non-Exempt

Job Type: Permanent

Location: California (CA)

Gross Pay: $35.93

Certified Respiratory Therapist (ICU)


  • Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Full Time 


  • Degree: Associates Degree
  • Education: Graduate from a program accredited by one of the following below:
    • Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
    • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
  • Certification: Possess certification as Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
  • Additional Certifications: Current Certifications:
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) hands on certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
  • Experience: Possess 1 year of full-time experience within the last 3 years in a clinical setting of similar size and complexity.
  • U.S. Citizenship: Shall be a U.S. citizen
  • English Language Requirement: Able to read, write, and speak English well enough to effectively communicate.
  • Physical Capability: Shall be physically capable of standing and/or sitting for extended periods of time and physically capable of performing all services required under the contract.


  • Sunday through Saturday, one Healthcare Worker (HCW) will be scheduled for six (6) 13 hour shifts and one (1) 8.5 hour shift Sunday through Saturday between the hours of 0600 and 1900 and one HCW between the hours of 1800 and 0700 for six (6) 13 hour shifts and one (1) 8.5 hour shift Sunday through Saturday in the ICU, CCU and the Cardiac Step-Down Unit


  • PTO
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/401K
  • Life Insurance/Disability Insurance
  • Continuing Medical Education Reimbursement


Must be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Must be able and willing to reprioritize on short notice and work on multiple simultaneous projects. Flexible and able to work with various personalities. Team-work skills required. Time management skills required. The ability to meet deadlines in a deadline intensive environment is essential. High level of adaptability and willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced, demanding environment.

LUKE does not discriminate based on race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of services or employment opportunities and benefits. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.


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At LUKE, we’re honored the U.S. Government has entrusted us with their staffing needs for over 20 years. We’ve built a strong reputation as a reliable partner, delivering vital healthcare solutions.

When you join our team, you become part of a nationwide network of top-tier professionals who share your passion for excellence. Whether you’re a nurse, physician, therapist, caregiver, or any other healthcare specialist, we have a diverse range of positions available to match your unique skills and interests.