Tech Support Specialist, Health Sciences Simulation
Health Sciences Education
Full or Part-time:
This is a 40 hour per week, hourly position. Responsible for
providing technical support in the use of Health Sciences
simulation technology. Work with Health Science faculty to
determine the best mode of simulation to meet objectives and
expectations via IT programming and simulation technology. Leads
support efforts of patient simulators, and related instructional
technologies for all Health Sciences programs. This position is
part of a team that provides planning, design, and technical
facilitation services for instructional activities. Assists faculty
with development of course content and supports them in a
development of effective teaching and learning strategies using a
learning content management system (LCMS) and various on-site
1. Provides technical support and expertise to the Nursing
Simulation Faculty in the creation of custom learning scenarios
that involve building interactive simulated components (limbs,
organs, airways, etc.).
2. Collaborates with Health Sciences Faculty in the planning,
preparation, and implementation of simulation exercises.
3. Responsible for simulation programming for preventative, triage,
and emergency health conditions, by leveraging knowledge of the
human anatomy and physiological systems.
4. Supports the process of simulation, including pre- and
5. Prepares required simulation materials and equipment to support
the instruction of simulation.
6. Develops innovative ways to invoke interest and use of
technology by faculty to utilize technology within their
7. Assists with the design and development of materials that
address various learning styles.
8. Responsible for technical, analytical troubleshooting and
systematic problem solving.
9. In collaboration with the Nursing Simulation Faculty, ensures
that the simulation lab is clean, safe, and organized.
10. Maintains simulation equipment and requests repairs as
11. Keeps inventory of simulation supplies.
12. Supports safe simulation lab practices according to OSHA
13. Provides IT support for HESI testing for all health science
14. Explores and recommends new methods of utilizing educational
technology and multimedia; helps faculty use these methods in the
delivery of their courses.
15. Provides advanced technical support for learning studios and
multimedia enabled classrooms.
16. Performs other duties as assigned.
Under the direct supervision of the Dean of Health Sciences, the
Health Sciences Simulation Lab Tech Support Specialist is
responsible for the overall management and function of the
simulation equipment and provides technical expertise and support
for the learning activities in the Health Sciences Simulation Lab.
Supports specific course/program curricula requirements as mandated
by the educational mission and goals of the Health Sciences
Department and the College.
Associate’s degree in a health science field, information
technology or related curriculum. Two years of experience in
computer simulation or technical services preferred. Experience
with hardware and software trouble shooting. Proficiency in medical
terminology preferred. Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology
preferred. Good organizational skills required. Strong
communication skills required.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Paid time off is given first day of employment.
College fully funds health insurance deductible.
Benefits immediately start first day of employment.
Official College transcripts required upon hire.
To apply, visit https://lmc.simplehire.com/postings/3760
About Lake Michigan College
Lake Michigan College is a community college in southwest Michigan.
We have three campuses --two of which are located ten minutes from
our namesake’s breathtaking shoreline.
Like other community colleges, we offer associate degrees,
certificates, and even a baccalaureate degree. But what sets us
apart from our peers is our seemingly limitless potential and our
people - people who care deeply about our region’s future and who
are committed to student success and exemplary educational
programs, strong alignments with both established and emerging
industries, and productive partnerships with the
communities we serve
Faculty and staff at LMC enjoy excellent benefits and a supportive
and friendly work environment. LMC recently received a Capital
Outlay grant from the State of Michigan and a new millage from the
southwest Michigan community, so the college’s facilities will be
getting innovative, sustainable upgrades in the next few years that
will contribute to the comfort, productivity and collaborative
environment for all employees.
Living in Southwest Michigan
Southwest Michigan attracts millions of tourists who come for our
and nationally acclaimed golf courses
many who visit, choose to stay for our
great schools, low cost of living, and high quality of
LMC’s main campus is nestled in a watery and wooded wildlife
sanctuary, yet it’s less than a half-day’s drive from major metro
areas including Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, and