The University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Dentistry (UMSOD) is currently recruiting for the position of Simulation Technician in the Department of General Dentistry. The selected candidate will support simulation-based educational activities for dentistry. This position will use instructional technology and simulation operations.
This position is full-time, 40 hours per week, and will require some flexibility for working evenings and weekends to provide lab access to students during teaching and examination weeks.
UMB offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to eligible employees. This is a contractual position that includes 10 vacation days, 11 personal and holidays, 5 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and supplemental retirement options; and limited tuition remission for employees enrolled at UMB.
Prepares, integrates, and provides support for the high and low fidelity simulation trainers and associated equipment.
Prepares and maintains equipment, media, computers, and materials related to simulation learning with support as needed.
Assists in props placement and moulage for simulation based training.
Operates the mannequins, equipment, media, and computers for simulations under guidance of senior staff.
Supports other simulation sessions, trainings, tours, and events for internal and external groups and/or individuals.
Serves as a resource and assists with training instructors and staff in the use of simulation equipment under the direction of the immediate supervisor.
Assists senior staff with the purchasing and maintenance of inventory of supplies and equipment for simulation.
Collaborates with senior staff for maintenance and repair of simulation equipment and documents actions taken.
Creates and maintains simulation operation manuals and guides in conjunction with senior staff so that technical information can be understood by others with less expertise.
Keeps abreast with new developments in simulation technology.
Internal Number: 151581
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