The University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Nursing (UMSON) is currently recruiting for the position of Simulation Technician . The selected candidates will support simulation-based educational activities for nursing and interprofessional academic instruction. This candidate will use instructional technology and simulation operations in this position.
UMB offers a generous benefits package that starts with 11 vacation days, 14 floating and observed holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retiring retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
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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 role playing applications, 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.
Education: Associates Degree, or higher, in related field.
Experience: One (1) year of experience with instructional and/or healthcare simulation technology, including hardware and software user support, user training, and/or programming.
Working knowledge of applicable computer hardware or software applications and systems (i.e. desktop, laptop, simulation equipment, and healthcare technology equipment). Ability to solve technical problems. Skills in operating supported computers and peripherals. Ability to lift and transport computer equipment and supplies. Ability to work in, on, around, over and under fixed equipment and machinery. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing to provide guidance and instruction to others; good customer service skills. A proficient understanding of healthcare terminology is preferred.
Based on the duties of this position, selected candidates are eligible to participate in the Bargaining Unit (Union).
Salary Range: $42,486 - $45,909
If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
UMB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.
Job: Reg or CII Non-Exempt Staff - N11MSU
Employee Class : Non-Exempt Regular
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Day Job
Organization: School of Nursing - Strategic Partnerships & Initiatives
Job Posting: Nov 16, 2020
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Internal Number: 160881
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.