Simulation Specialist

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
May 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Simulation Specialist

Position Type: Hourly Wage

Department: School of Nursing

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-15-2017

Posting Summary:
Simulation Technology Specialist collaborates with faculty on the technical aspects of the simulation development.

This Specialist will create scenario settings provide technical support and keep all the equipment appropriately maintained for simulation scenarios. In addition, this individual will maintain files and records specific to Clinical Simulation Learning Center (CSLC) equipment and inventory. The specialist will coordinate the ordering of supplies to keep at a par level.


Simulation Technology Specialists support nursing education for medical students. They coordinate educational aspects of the medical simulation program including performing pre and post simulation activities, executing simulation sessions, and collaborating with faculty and staff on scenario development. They support the daily operations of the Simulation Center, provide technical and administrative coordination, and maintain documentation and resources.

Off months for this position are June, July and August. There may be an occasion to work 1-2 weeks during this time depending on the need of the lab.
Working occasional nights and weekends may be required.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to manage multiple priorities in dynamic environment with diverse clientele. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Able to lift and position simulation equipment up to 75 pounds. Able to maneuver in small places over cords and other obstructions.

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