Simulation Operations Specialist
Tulane University New Orleans, LA Full-time Education
Posted on May 14, 2023
Simulation Operations Specialist (SOS) will work with the Senior Simulation Specialist and Operations Manager to support faculty and facilitators in running all simulation education and assessments. The SOS will have primary responsibility to coordinate the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) courses. The SOS position will be responsible for the set-up, organization, breakdown, and clean-up of the required simulation environment, equipment and supplies for sessions held at the Tulane Sim Center. The SOS will support the Operations team in maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing any computerized manikins, task trainers, simulators and related peripherals.
Competencies to be successful: comfortable with computers, electronic components, medical equipment, technical information, ability to learn new tasks quickly, ability to complete tasks with upfront instruction and minimal ongoing oversight, ability to achieve priorities set by others and to self-prioritize when necessary, and ability to keep timelines and meet deadlines.
Advanced competencies not required, but a plus: clinical understanding or experience, simulation education experience, emergency medicine or trauma experience.
Related experience relevant for this position: simulation operations, simulation education, nursing, prehospital, surgical tech, anesthesia tech, respiratory tech, emergency medicine tech, other allied health, biomedical engineering or information technologist.