Job Opportunities
(Check the Job Postings on a Regular Basis - In 2013, over 150 jobs were posted looking for Oregon's finest PAs)

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Note for Job Posters - A number of PAs at our Fall CME in October 2013 commented, "Ads that list a salary range rather 'depending on experience' are more apt to catch our attention."

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New Job Postings - Please Scroll Down for More Information
* PA-C needed for a busy well established Sleep Clinic in Portland, Oregon (posted 4/16/14)
* Physician Assistant (posted 4/16/14)
Oregon State University Student Health Services- 2 Full-Time NP/PA Positions (posted 4/11/14)
* Physician Assistant- Gastroenterology - Salem Gastro, Salem Oregon (posted 4/11/14)
* Samaritan Health Services, Full-Time PA Positions (posted 4/2/14)

Academic Faculty - Job Classification (posted 4/2/14)
* Orthopedic PA Opportunity at The Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center of Oregon Downtown Portland (posted 3/20/14)
* Orthopedic Surgery Opportunity – Portland Oregon (posted 3/20/14)
* ZoomCare is seeking exceptional Primary Care and/or Urgent Care providers to deliver great care (posted 3/19/14)
Experienced PA Needed (at least 5 years) in New Rapidly-Growing Urgent Care Center in Friendly Dallas, Oregon (posted 3/13/14)
Seeking Part-time PA - Forest Grove - (posted 3/11/14)
Assistant Clinical Coordinator/Principle Faculty - Touro University California (posted 3/11/14)
Looking for a Mid-level Provider (PNP/ARNP/PA) for a Growing Three Provider Pediatric Practice (posted 3/11/14)
* Otolaryngology Opportunity for PA in Scenic Southern Oregon (posted 3/10/14)
* Corvallis Neurology PA Opportunity (posted 3/6/14) 
* Seeking a Physician Assistant Career with Unmatched Quality of Life (posted 3/4/14)
* Physician Assistant – Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation (posted 2/25/14)
* Pain Management Northwest of Salem, Oregon has an Immediate Opening for a Full Time PA (posted 2/24/14)
* Physician Assistant in Eugene (posted 2/21/14)
* Part-Time Physician Assistant (posted 2/21/14)
* Physician Assistant Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic - Portland, Oregon (posted 2/21/14)
* Certified Physician Assistant - ECMO Program
(posted 2/21/14)
* Primary Care and Urgent Care Clinics - Portland Area (posted 2/19/

PA-C needed for a busy well established Sleep Clinic in Portland, Oregon - We have a full service Accredited Sleep Center that provides evaluation, in lab, out of center evaluations, as well as management services for all Sleep Disorders.

We offer competitive compensation ($45+ per hour), great benefits and a collaborative work environment that is focused on cost effective, friendly care.  Experience in care of patients with Sleep Disorders is preferred but not required.  We will train the right person. Portland is a great city with a mixture of food, culture, eclecticism, and outdoors.. Please send your resume to:

Physician Assistant - Looking for a certified Physician Assistant to work in a well established and busy two physician pain management office
Please fax your resume to 503-292-9058 or email to

Oregon State University Student Health Services- 2 Full-Time NP/PA Positions -  OSU is accepting applications for two full time NP/PAs, academic year (9 month). OSU Student Health Services (SHS) employs a team of highly qualified clinicians, health educators and other health professionals who are dedicated to improving and maintaining the wellness of the entire OSU community.  These caring individuals appreciate the unique environment of a university campus. They find it stimulating to work with college students who are eager to become equal partners in their health care and who are motivated to learn what they can do to stay well. SHS provides campus-wide comprehensive primary health care, disease prevention and treatment services, and extensive health promotion for all OSU students.

The NP/PA at OSU SHS provides comprehensive primary health care, including diagnosis, treatment and referral services to patients in a clinic setting at (SHS). The Physician Assistant (PA) works under a supervising physician and is accountable for practice under the ORS, the OAR and the Oregon Board of Medical Examiners Administrative Rules.

Required for PAs: Possession of a valid Oregon license as a Physician Assistant and successful completion of the national certification exam. Basic Life Support certification or ability to obtain within 60 days of start date. This position is designated as a critical, security-sensitive or safety-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be deemed fit for duty at placement and while serving in the position. For complete announcement, minimum qualifications and application materials visit website:, job posting #0012232. Closing Date: 04/28/2014.  OSU is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled

Physician Assistant- Gastroenterology - Salem Gastro, Salem Oregon - Salem Gastro is a well established single specialty practice located in the mid-Willamette valley.  As the only GI group practice in Salem, we are fast paced and enjoy a strong referral base.  We currently have eight physicians, three physician assistants, a dietician and an ambulatory surgery center. 
Full Time- 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (4 days)

Competitive Salary with Paid health & dental benefits for employee + dependants; 401K & Profit Sharing; Paid Time Off; Paid CME, Malpractice Insurance and Travel Benefits. No Weekends, Evenings, or CALL

Qualifications: Must be licensed in the state of Oregon; NCCPA certification required; Requires personal DEA license; Gastroenterology experience preferred; Experience with HCV treatment; At least 2 years in a clinical practice setting; Proficient in EMR charting. Please send CV to Devin Fillman, Practice Administrator at

Samaritan Health Services, Full-Time PA Positions - Establish your PA career in Oregon! Samaritan Health Services is recruiting full-time physician assistants to join our system in the mid-Willamette Valley. Surgical positions involve inpatient and outpatient responsibilities, including histories and physicals, ordering labs and x-rays, pre-op evaluation, first assist on surgical cases, hospital rounding and post-surgical discharge. General surgery, Albany: New grads encouraged to apply!

Urology, Corvallis: Minimum two years physician assistant experience in urology required. Preference given to candidates with da Vinci robotic experience. Plastic surgery, Corvallis: New grads encouraged to apply!  Primary care, Brownsville: Experience preferred. Hospital medicine, Albany: New grads encouraged to apply! Cardiovascular surgery, Corvallis: 1 year Surgical Experience required.

Benefits include: Competitive compensation, medical malpractice paid, continuing medical education, relocation allowance, starting bonus, and excellent hospital and specialty colleagues! PAs and their families will appreciate the abundant outdoor recreation opportunities available in the Willamette Valley, and on the Oregon Coast, as well as proximity to the Cascade Mountains and Portland. Corvallis is nearby, and home to Oregon State University, a PAC-12 school. Experience the unmatched quality of life that our area has to offer!  Apply online at

Academic Faculty - Job Classification - The School of Physician Assistant Studies (SPA) at Pacific University is seeking applicants for an extended term or tenure track, Assistant (preferred; Associate possible) Professor position with the Didactic Team.  SPA is housed within the College of Health Professions of Pacific University and is located in downtown Hillsboro, Oregon. The College of Health Professions is home to schools of athletic training, audiology, dental health science, health care administration & leadership, occupational therapy, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, and psychology. Opportunities for interprofessional collaboration are available and encouraged.

Duties include coordinating, teaching and evaluating the effectiveness of assigned courses and modules during the didactic portion of the curriculum. Preparing lectures and panel presentations and participating in student evaluations during professional practice and clinical skills seminars. Participating in coordination, training and evaluation of students in physical exam, laboratory and clinical skills. Functioning as a small group and simulation facilitator. Serving as Academic Advisor to students throughout the program. Assisting with ongoing program assessment and data analysis for accreditation. Participating as a clinician at Free Clinic, community health fairs, interprofessional clinics, and outreach projects supervising PA students. Assisting with the recruitment of new students, clinical sites, and medical preceptors. Serving on school, college and university committees as assigned and representing the School to the medical and university community. The ideal candidate will have experience in physician assistant education. We are looking for a candidate who will have innovative ideas about how to foster student learning, advance student assessment, and heighten interprofessional collaboration. Community outreach, leadership experience in the physician assistant profession, and grant-writing abilities are highly desirable.

The search begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a detailed letter of interest and competencies, curriculum vita, and names of three references to Dr. Mary Von Chair, SPA Academic Faculty Search Committee; School of Physician Assistant Studies at Pacific University; 222 SE 8th Avenue, Suite 551, Hillsboro, Oregon 97123-4218. Materials may also be submitted electronically to Dr. Von at


Orthopedic PA Opportunity at The Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center of Oregon Downtown Portland - We are a busy general orthopedic surgical practice looking  to employ  another Physicians Assistant  to work with our 7 surgeons.  One who can help evaluate and treat patients in our clinic as well as assist in surgery.

Duties would include history taking, orthopedic physical exams, Pre and post operative evaluations, splinting and casting, injections and aspirations, and associated record keeping.  Our facility innovative and equipped with digital imaging system, MRI, EMR and adjacent physical therapy suite and ASC. Experience is desirable but we are willing to train. The position is full time with minimal call requirements.   Salary is negotiable depending on experience. Compensation package includes medical insurance, malpractice insurance, disability insurance, 401K plan, CME stipend, and paid vacation. Please contact Kathy Brown at 503.542.4849 or .

Orthopedic Surgery Opportunity – Portland Oregon - A well-established general orthopedic surgery practice with subspecialty interests is seeking an experienced orthopedic Certified Physician’s Assistant. The practice, located in east Portland, enjoys a strong referral base. This position is both clinically and surgically based.  The position is full time and scheduled at four ten hour days. 

Successful candidates should have a minimum of two years’ experience in these settings. Candidates with arthroscopic surgical assist experience will be given preference. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, CME days & funding, vacation, 401-K and profit sharing. The Portland area offers many cultural amenities. In addition the Oregon coast and mountain recreation opportunities are close by. Please send CV to Further information can be viewed at

ZoomCare is seeking exceptional Primary Care and/or Urgent Care providers to deliver great care at a modern, state-of-the-art, neighborhood clinics.  As a talented Physician Assistant, you’ll diagnose and treat a variety of illnesses and injuries and conduct thorough wellness exams for adults and kids alike. You’ll have quick and easy access to expert clinical support and an array of innovative technical tools for precise and complete decision making. And, like all of our providers, you’ll demonstrate clinical excellence, timeliness and superb patient communication as you work alongside an amazing team of professionals that’s creating the world’s first neighborhood and smartphone-based healthcare system.
Physician Assistants are Stars at ZoomCare.  ZoomCare believes PAs are critical to delivering quality care. We’ve advanced the cause of PAs by sponsoring legislation that enables our providers to practice with greater autonomy and to dispense prescription medications.  And, we support continuing monthly education through Zoom University where providers learn the latest and greatest treatments for a broad range of illnesses and injuries.
What makes ZoomCare Special?  ZoomCare providers diagnose and treat multiple conditions in well-designed neighborhood clinics and have access to clinical support at all times; All ZoomCare providers attend ZoomU every month to learn the most advanced ways to diagnose and treat medical conditions You have additional clinical and management support via your Clinical Lead (MD) who provides feedback, coaching and support so you can improve your skills. You have the opportunity to build your neighborhood practice and are rewarded production incentives for seeing patients. Compensation at ZoomCare is above the mean for PAs in Oregon. ZoomCare is patient-centric, and you’re on the forefront of making the patient experience a delightful and refreshing experience.
We’re looking for the best and brightest PAs to deliver a healthcare experience that WOWS patients. If you’re interested in learning more, please apply here or send a copy of your CV to   Required Experience: Preferred experience in the following settings; Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care, Pediatrics, Adult Medicine, Chronic Care Management, or Women's Health; Job Location - Portland, Oregon, United States; Position Type - Full-Time/Regular.

Experienced PA Needed (at least 5 years) in New Rapidly-Growing Urgent Care Center in Friendly Dallas, Oregon. Currently seeing 10-15/day but growing rapidly. Must feel comfortable seeing 25-30/day full spectrum general practice, e.g. lab interpretation, EKG reading, laceration repair, initial fx dx and splinting, pediatrics including infants. Benefits are malpractice and 1 week of prorated PTO initially until established.  Pay is $55/hour. Must feel confident with general supervision. Contact Dr. Hal Mitchell at

Seeking Part-time PA - Solo Family Practice Physician / PA practice in Forest Grove looking to add 20-30 hour (2-3 days per week) PA position - We are seeking a candidate who is flexible, has experience working in an EMR and has a passion for Family Medicine.  If you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enjoy spending time with your patients and have a desire to work in a well-established practice with multiple generations of family members as patients please send your CV and resume to

Assistant Clinical Coordinator/Principle Faculty - Touro University California - Will be a  member of the Touro University California faculty and more specifically, the College of Education and Health Sciences Joint Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies/Master of Public Health Program. Primary responsibilities are split between the didactic and clinical phases of student education. They include both didactic and clinical phase instruction and evaluation of students, serving as a student advisor, assisting in curriculum development, and serving as a member of committees essential to the functioning of the Program. Allotted time distribution will be approximately 50% for each phase.

Requirements: Current NCCPA certification; Master’s degree and eligibility for licensure in the state of California; Excellent written and oral communication skills, punctuality, and close attention to due dates; Ability to work collaboratively as a team with other Program and University faculty and colleagues; Applicants must be detail oriented, outgoing and a self-starter; The ability to travel (same day and multiple days) for site visits and site recruitment.

Preferred: A minimum of 3 years of clinical experience and 2 years of teaching experience is preferred; An interest in public health is beneficial. For more information, visit website . jeid-f5482d4745be516da53d9a9a09f3b659

Looking for a Mid-level Provider (PNP/ARNP/PA) for a Growing Three Provider Pediatric Practice - located in the Tri-Cities, WA to assist in a  modern, state-of-the-art, outpatient setting. Fresh Graduates welcome.  Will train the right candidate.  Lucrative Compensation with excellent Benefits, including three weeks vacation, 401K plan, paid malpractice & one week paid CME, health insurance and more.

E-mail Resume/Cover Letter to ;  or Fax: 509-783-8844, P: 509-554-7075. Awarded "2010, 2012 Small Business of the Year”

Otolaryngology Opportunity for PA in Scenic Southern Oregon - Oregon Ear, Nose and Throat Center (OENT) is seeking a PA to join our team of five ENT physicians for a clinic based ENT practice.  OENT is a highly regarded, well established physician owned practice in Medford with a broad referral base.  Our new, state of the art facility includes an Ambulatory Surgery Center as well as audiology, allergy and CT services.    Our PA will work closely with the physicians to ensure optimal patient care in our outpatient clinic for pediatric and adult patients.  Additionally, our PA will not take evening or weekend call.

Southern Oregon offers an outstanding quality of life with a mild four seasons climate, unlimited opportunities for outdoor recreation, a four year university , and access to a wide array of cultural events. Competitive salary and benefits package.  Contact Carol Flinn at 541-779-7331 or e-mail at for more information.

Corvallis Neurology PA Opportunity - Piercey Neurology is a well-established practice looking to expand on our current services.
We are seeking a full-time Physician Assistant to join our successful team. Serving Oregon communities of the mid-Willamette Valley and central Oregon Coast, we maintain a busy, growing practice with excellent office support, EMR, and a large referral base.

Preferred applicants will have 2+ years of clinical experience. Neurology experience is not mandatory, but candidates should have a strong interest and willingness to learn. We have experience in training and a team approach. Applicants should be board eligible or board certified and have a passion for patient care. This is an outstanding opportunity for motivated, hard-working Physician Assistants to join a fun work environment. Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae to

Seeking a Physician Assistant Career with Unmatched Quality of Life - Samaritan Albany General Hospital is looking for you to join its surgery team. First assist in general surgery, orthopedic surgery, OB/GYN, and plastic surgery; No elective practice; Call is 2-3 days/week and 1-2 weekends/month; Preference given to candidates with surgery first assist experience, but not required

Benefits include: Medical malpractice paid; Continuing medical education; Excellent hospital and specialty colleagues

PAs and their families will appreciate the abundant outdoor recreation opportunities available in the Willamette Valley, proximity to the Oregon Coast and Cascade Mountains, and access to Corvallis' Oregon State University services and events, a PAC-12 school. Interested candidates can apply online at Or, contact Annette Clovis (541.768.4419, for more information.

Physician Assistant – Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation - No call!  No weekends!  The Department of Orthopaedics at Oregon Health & Science University is seeking a mid-level provider to help provide clinical support for our Total Joint subspecialty team.  This position will provide patient care in the outpatient area for pre-operative and post-operative care as well as assisting in surgical cases.  OHSU offers an extensive benefits package including medical, dental, sick and vacation leave as well as pension contributions. 

To apply please email Heidi Snyder, Department Administrator, OHSU Department of Orthopaedics at or apply on-line at IRC42374

Pain Management Northwest of Salem, Oregon has an Immediate Opening for a Full Time PA to join our busy pain practice. We are a physician-owned pain management group located in the heart of Oregon’s wine country, only one hour from the beach or mountains. Salem offers a mild climate, great schools, and affordable housing.

Candidate would be responsible for evaluation and management of controlled meds and to follow plan of care established by physician; perform trigger point injections; Pre and post procedure follow-up; Write scripts; Patient education. We are looking for a PA-C who is genuinely interested in pain management. Pain management experience preferred. New grads welcome.  Ability to thrive in a team oriented environment, working under MD supervision. Pain Management Northwest offers a competitive salary and benefit package. No weekends or nights. Interested? Submit CV and cover letter to or fax to 503-584-7856.

Physician Assistant in Eugene - Busy ophthalmology practice is looking for an industrious and motivated Physician Assistant. We are offering the opportunity for considerable skill acquisition in the fascinating field of eye surgery. We are a comprehensive eye care facility offering our patients the very best of care including the cutting edge technologies of Femtosecond refractive and cataract surgery.

No on call schedule. Must be willing to travel to satellite offices. Competitive salary. Contact Mike Chisholm at 541-683-2020 or

Part-Time Physician Assistant - Comprehensive Pain Consultants LLC is seeking to hire a Physician Assistant for its McMinnville office. This is a part-time position, 1 to 2 days per week, with the potential for full-time based on patient volume and clinic needs.

Chronic pain management experience is preferred. Applicants please email resume, references, and credentials in response to this post. Clinic management will contact qualified applicants to arrange interviews.  Compensation based on experience. Please feel free to visit for more information about the clinic.

Physician Assistant Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic - Portland, Oregon - Randall Children’s Hospital is actively recruiting for a Physician Assistant to join our pediatric orthopedic practice of 4 Board Certified Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeons.  The Physician Assistant will assist in surgery and do clinic follow up of patients at several Legacy sites. 

The ideal candidate must be certified and have experience working with a pediatric population preferably in a surgical setting.
For decades, Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel has been a regional leader in providing excellent care to infants, children and teens in Portland and the Pacific Northwest and is one of Oregon’s largest providers of pediatric inpatient and trauma services. Randall Children’s Hospital medical staff is made up of more than 600 physicians, including pediatric medical and surgical specialists, sub-specialists, hospitalists and community pediatricians. Randall Children’s Hospital receives nearly 100,000 patient visits per year. The Children’s Emergency Department is Oregon’s busiest, with more than 19,000 visits annually. Randall Children’s Hospital is the only Children’s Emergency Department in Oregon open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, staffed exclusively by physicians and nurses specializing in the emergency care of children.  In February 2012, Randall Childrens Hospital opened a brand new 165-bed hospital with leading technology, healing environment and family focused patient centered care.  The hospital is a teaching facility for medical students and residents.

As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.
Applications are required and can be accessed at .  A CV can be inserted into the application.  For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at 866-888-4428 ext. 6 or via email at .  AA/EOE

Certified Physician Assistant - ECMO Program - Legacy Emanuel Medical Center is currently recruiting for a full-time Physician Assistant to join their ECMO Program.  The ideal candidate will have experience in ECMO, Critical Care or Trauma

Legacy Emanuel Medical Center and Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel, have been regional leaders in ECMO for decades, and have focused programs for each age group, from newborn to children and teens to adults. We have the most experience using the therapy of any medical center in the regions and the capability to treat and care for six patients on ECMO simultaneously.

Legacy's ECMO program has earned the ELSO (Extracorporeal Life Support Organization) Award for Excellence in Life Support. This award signifies that our program has been recognized as a “distinguished leader in critical care" and provides high-quality, state-of-the-art care. The ELSO Award of Excellence is recognized by US News and World Report and Parents magazines as a criterion for top institutions. Legacy Emanuel is nationally known for expertise in critical health conditions and features specialists in virtually every field of medicine.  Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, founded in 1912, plays a vital role in the Portland metropolitan area and in the Pacific Northwest region as a medical center with around-the-clock expertise for critical health conditions while giving the feel of a community hospital. Legacy Emanuel offers a range of specialized services, including a level 1 Trauma Center and the Regional Burn Unit.

As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.
Please apply online at .  A CV can be inserted into the application.  For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at (866) 888-4428 ext. 6 or via email at .  AA/EOE

Primary Care and Urgent Care Clinics - Portland Area - About 32 hours/week, in our Forest Grove and Wilsonville clinics.  Must be willing to travel to both clinics.  Applicant will have a flexible schedule and must be willing to work weekends.  We are a full service open access primary care clinic with expanded hours, including weekends.  We provide care to a wide variety of patients of all ages.  PA must be well versed in both primary care and urgent care. PA should be comfortable performing phlebotomy.  ODOT certification preferred. For information about our practice, visit For questions about pay and to apply, please send CV to


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