Simulation Lab Technician/Technical Specialist

Employer
Cape Cod Community College
Location
Massachusetts, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 12, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Other Science & Technology, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology
Employment Type
Part Time
About Cape Cod Community College:

Cape Cod Community College is a place of personal discovery, enrichment, and professional development for those just beginning the quest and for those at many points along the path of higher education throughout life. It is a caring, comprehensive institution that belongs to the people it serves and responds to their individual and community needs. Students attending Cape Cod Community College are striving for personal excellence, and are finding it, day after day. Graduates of the College can be found in all levels of private business, the professions, and public service, and they excel at what they do.

For students seeking to lay a foundation for further study, there is no better place to begin than at Cape Cod Community College. In today's highly competitive market place, the well prepared transfer student is the most aggressively recruited person in higher education. For many Cape Cod Community College graduates, that Associate Degree opens the door to institutions that were just not an option after high school. And, when you consider the savings in the overall cost of a four-year degree at either a public or a private university, starting at Cape Cod Community College becomes an incredible bargain that blends quality with unmatched value.

The students' education is the first priority at Cape Cod Community College. As a learning-centered community, we value the contributions of a diverse population, welcome open inquiry, and promote mutual respect. The College offers a strong educational foundation of critical and creative thinking, communication competency, and a global, multicultural perspective that prepares students for life and work in the 21st century. Our liberal arts, sciences, and career programs provide educational pathways that serve the varied social, economic, and demographic characteristics of our community with a distinctive focus on sustainability. We honor our past, celebrate our present and imagine our future.


Job Description:

GENERAL STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Simulation Lab Technician/Technical Specialist provides direct technological support to the lab faculty and students utilizing the simulation and lab equipment within the Center for Nursing and Allied Health.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

  1. Operate the simulator during scenarios and provide technical assistance and support to faculty.
  2. Demonstrate current knowledge of nursing technology within the CNAH including all aspects of simulator operation, computerized medication system, IV pumps, and other equipment, as needed.
  3. Identify problems with simulation and equipment technology and communicate with appropriate resources (CCCC IT Department and vendors such as Laerdal) to aid in analyzing, diagnosing, and repairing manikins and various lab equipment, as needed.
  4. Conduct ongoing maintenance of simulation equipment and other technology within the CNAH including cleaning and repairs. Maintain detailed records of all repairs.
  5. Participate in training to stay up-to-date on simulator knowledge and other technological skills.
  6. Assist with ordering supplies and managing appropriate inventory to include lab ware and instruments essential to the operation of the lab.
  7. Instruct and train other faculty members in the appropriate use of the nursing/health sciences technology.
  8. Contribute to positive student experiences within the Simulation Laboratory.



Requirements:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Master's degree in computer science, information technology, instructional technology or a related discipline, plus 2 years of experience and/or training that includes computer operating systems, hardware/software installation/troubleshooting, and network system administration, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  2. Knowledge of computer hardware equipment and software applications.
  3. Skill with the integration of both high and moderate fidelity human patient simulations in the teaching-learning process.
  4. Able to work as an effective and positive team member.


ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Ability to meet challenges of adult students with diverse backgrounds.
  2. Appreciation for and commitment to working in a global, multicultural academic setting.
  3. Experience in simulation lab.
  4. Knowledge of audio-visual equipment for recording and live streaming.
  5. A.S. /B.S. degree in health related field.


Equivalency Statement

Applicants who do not meet the qualifications as noted above are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and experience has prepared them with the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience required for the responsibilities of this position.


Additional Information:

COMPENSATION : $30.03 per hour, up to 18 hours per week. Part-time, Non-benefited MCCC Unit Position.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Immediate need; applications reviewed upon receipt.

Please visit our website at www.capecod.edu for information on Cape Cod Community College.

This appointment is subject to the FY2022 budget appropriations.

Appointment subject to SORI (Sex Offender Registry Information), publicly-accessible Massachusetts CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) and national background checks.

The College does not provide any measure of assistance for applicants who do not have the ability to work in the United States.

Cape Cod Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statues and College policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action/Title IX Coordinator, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.


Application Instructions:

**ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.**

Begin the online application process by going to the APPLY NOW link. During the process you will be given an opportunity to upload required documents : a cover letter addressing how you meet the minimum requirements of the position and resume (failure to submit requested documents may result in disqualification). Please note that finalist candidates will be asked to provide three current professional letters of reference and transcripts.

See the FAQ for using our online system. Please contact us if you need assistance applying through this website.

Returning Applicants - Login to your Cape Cod Community College Careers Account to check your completed application.



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