Providence Health & Services Polysomnographic Technologist Lead in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Polysomnographic Technologist Lead (0.9 FTE, Nights) to Providence Portland Medical Center in City, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Be responsive for polysomnographic technologist duties and supervision of the shift staff members and activities.

  • Be responsible for effective and efficient implementation of policies and procedures in the department.

  • Assist in the performance evaluation of PSG technicians/technologists, and EEG Technicians/Technologists if applicable.

  • Act as the senior resource to other Sleep and EEG techs in the department.

  • Assist in the training and orientation of new staff.

  • Perform Polysomnograms, (MSLT and/or MWTs if on dayshift) and EEG's

  • Correlate and compile diagnostic data and applies therapeutic modalities as necessary to patient’s condition.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Licensure with the Oregon Respiratory Therapist and Polysomnographic Technologist Licensing Board as a Polysomnographic Technologist or Respiratory Therapist

  • Registry in Polysomnography (RPSGT) credential

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • 2 years of experience in Polysomnograph

  • Strong analytical and detail-oriented skills, interpersonal communication skills and the ability shift readily from task to task while maintaining a quality work product and properly prioritizing tasks

  • Manage time effectively and work well under pressure

  • Must have documented training/proficiency in polysomnography, (and MSLT/MWTs/EEGs if on dayshift)

  • Demonstrated ability to train/precept others and act as a resource to less experienced technicians

  • After hire in this role, must complete Leadership Classes through Providence Academy

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest health care system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their health care needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Sleep Lab/EEG

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 195079