Clinical Simulation Technician

Clinical Simulation Technician
Danbury, CT

Posted 09.11.19

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Clinical Simulation Technician (CST) coordinates and provides operational support for Network simulation activities. The CST serves as a technical expert who is able to set up, operate, maintain, troubleshoot, and occasionally repair simulation equipment, and AV/IT equipment used in simulation. The CST also instructs and assists simulation faculty and learners in the use of the technical and human resources used in simulation. The CST is familiar with the various modalities of simulation education and has a good grasp of simulation educational principles, and is therefore able to assist in the development, setup, delivery, and takedown of simulation education sessions. 1. Operate and maintain simulation equipment, task trainers, computerized simulators, virtual reality procedural trainers, and simulation related A/V equipment. 2. Coordinates with faculty instructors in designing, planning, testing, and operating simulations to meet specified objectives. 3. Assists with the coordination, development, and appropriate utilization of standardized patients. 4. Ensures appropriate set-up and timely changeover of rooms and resources between sessions. 5. Maintains and organizes inventory of equipment and supplies. 6. Participates in the briefing of learners prior to simulation sessions. 7. Fulfills all compliance responsibilities related to the position. 8. Performs other duties as assigned. 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: This position requires a minimum formal education of Associate Degree and minimum of three years job-related experience. Desired (not required) criteria include: Bachelors degree and experience in health sciences, education, or related field. Work Schedule: Day 8 - 8:00-4:30; Monday-Friday; hours may vary.