Simulation Technician

University of Maryland Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
Oct 13, 2017
Oct 16, 2017
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Job DescriptionThe University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Nursing Shady Grove is seeking a Simulation Technician. The selected candidate under general supervision, provides technical and non-technical skills to support medical simulation based training of nursing students at the Universities at Shady Grove.Please note/: The Universities at Shady Grove is located in Rockville, Maryland-9630 Gudelsky Dr. Accountability Civility Collaboration Diversity Excellence Knowledge LeadershipAt the University of Maryland, Baltimore, we are driven by our seven core values, philosophy, and daily business and education practices of our UniversityPRIMARY DUTIES1. Prepares, integrates, and provides support for the high and low fidelitysimulation trainers and associated equipment.2. Prepares and maintains equipment, media, computers, and materials relatedto simulation learning with support as needed.3. Assists in role playing applications, props placement, and moulage forsimulation based training.4. Operates the mannequins, equipment, media, and computers for simulationsunder guidance of senior staff.5. Supports other simulation sessions, trainings, tours, and events for internaland external groups and/or individuals.6. Serves as a resource and assists with training instructors and staff in the useof simulation equipment under the direction of the immediate supervisor.7. Assists senior staff with the purchasing and maintenance of inventory ofsupplies and equipment for simulation.8. Collaborates with senior staff for maintenance and repair of simulationequipment and documents actions taken.9. 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.10. Keeps abreast with new developments in simulation technology.Note/: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide arepresentative summary of the major duties and responsibilities ofthis job. Incumbents perform other related duties assigned. Specificduties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.Education/: Associates Degree in a related field. Experience/: One year of experience with hardware and software support which includes user support, user training, and/or programming. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIESWorking knowledge of applicable computer hardware or software applicationsand systems. Ability to solve technical problems. Skill in operating supportedcomputers and peripherals. Ability to lift and transport computer equipment andsupplies. Ability to work in, on, around, over and under fixed equipmentand machinery. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writingto provide guidance and instruction to others; good customer service skills.OTHER/: Except for qualifications established by law, additionalrelated experience and formal education in which one has gained theknowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of thework of the job class may be substituted for the education orexperience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 collegecredits being equivalent to one year of experience.CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENTCandidates selected for employment may be subject to medical inquiriesand/or medical examinations to determine ability to perform the job.Hiring Range/: $40,852.00 to $48,000.00If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Human Resource 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.Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.