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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Florida

Description

Job location: Miami, FL


Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2019-11-08
Req: R100036401
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Where Excellence Meets Purpose

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.


With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful purpose to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.


The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.


The University has been named on Forbes's Best Employers list for two consecutive years, and is the only university in Florida to receive this honor.


Job DescriptionThe mission of the University of Miami Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education (GCRME) is to develop and disseminate innovative training programs using advanced technology and simulation systems. The GCRME trains more than 10,000 registrants per year, including paramedics, firefighters, nurses, physicians, medical students and physician assistants. The Medical Simulation Technicians are part of a cadre of support personnel who will assist in the operation and management of training systems to facilitate on- and off-site learner instruction; implementation of simulation-based curricula in other educational institutions; skills testing; and quality improvement programs. The position will also assist in maintaining simulation and educational support equipment in all educational areas.


Medical Simulation Education Training Operations –


- Support daily operations of simulation training areas including setting up and storing equipment, furniture, etc., as required by course.


- Maintain medical patient simulators and other training equipment including hardware, software, operational checks, security and troubleshoot
- Operate and troubleshoot audiovisual equipment in classrooms/auditorium
- Perform pre- simulation activities including programming patient scenarios, and preparing scenario props.
- Provide pre-briefing to learners, provide technical support during scenarios, and record sessions when applicable.
- Perform post-simulation activities: operate debriefing equipment, evaluate equipment following scenarios, and restore training area to pre-scenario conditions.
- Collaborate with faculty and staff to develop scenarios, standardize training procedures, advise of equipment operational status, and assist in training of simulator use.


Administrative


- Maintain simulation supply inventory
- Maintain simulation documentation and resources for policies and procedures
- Maintain professional development of new simulation and training support systems. Attend seminars/training as necessary.


Minimum Qualifications (Essential Requirements):
- High School or equivalent


- Experience in a medically related field or certificate program preferred
- Experience with programming, operating and troubleshooting simulation training manikins and equipment- e.g., Laerdal Simulators - SimMan 3G, ALS manikin, adult, child, baby manikins, Simpad, Gaumard Simulators, task trainers, monitor/defibrillators, Audio Visual equipment preferred
- Apply problem-solving skills to address technical issues in real-time situations
- Ability to effectively communicate in written and spoken English language
- Computer literacy to level of at least word-processing, spreadsheets and databases, on-survey tools, data collection and management systems, teleconferencing systems, web based informational systems, and ability to learn new applications quickly with minimum training.

Will work primarily in simulated medical facility and classrooms. May have occasional exposure to electrical or mechanical energy. Occasional lifting of heavy objects, typically not exceeding 75 pounds/perso


This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.


- Minimum Qualifications (Essential Requirements):
- High School or equivalent


- Experience in a medically related field or certificate program preferred
- Experience with programming, operating and troubleshooting simulation training manikins and equipment- e.g., Laerdal Simulators - SimMan 3G, ALS manikin, adult, child, baby manikins, Simpad, Gaumard Simulators, task trainers, monitor/defibrillators, Audio Visual equipment preferred
- Apply problem-solving skills to address technical issues in real-time situations
- Ability to effectively communicate in written and spoken English language
- Computer literacy to level of at least word-processing, spreadsheets and databases, on-survey tools, data collection and management systems, teleconferencing systems, web based informational systems, and ability to learn new applications quickly with minimum training.

Will work primarily in simulated medical facility and classrooms. May have occasional exposure to electrical or mechanical energy. Occasional lifting of heavy objects, typically not exceeding 75 pounds/perso


The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.


Job Status:

Part time

Employee Type:

Staff

Pay Grade:

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  • education
  • hardware
  • software
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