Simulation Technician at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford
1.0 FTE, 8 Hour Day Shifts
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is the heart and soul of Stanford Children’s Health. Nationally ranked and internationally recognized, our 311-bed hospital is devoted entirely to pediatrics and obstetrics. Our six centers of excellence provide comprehensive services and deep expertise in key obstetric and pediatric areas: brain & behavior, cancer, heart, pregnancy & newborn, pulmonary and transplant. We also provide an additional, wide range of services for babies, kids and pregnant moms.
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The Simulation Technician supports the daily operations of the Center for Professional Excellence & Inquiry Simulation Center. This role will assist the Simulation Program Manager in creating and maintaining an effective healthcare learning environment through preparation, operation, cleaning, organizing, and maintenance of simulation spaces, equipment, and supplies.
Must perform all duties and responsibilities in accordance with the Service Standards of the Hospital(s).
- Support facilitators, learners, and approved visitors in the use of simulation space and equipment;
- Prepares, plans, and facilitates realistic simulation-based education. Works with other staff to implement education at the Simulation Center;
- Assist in delivering of all technical aspects of simulation-based education through the setup, facilitation of, and pack down of simulation equipment, supplies, IS/AV systems, moulage/special effects, and associated paperwork;
- Operates and maintain task trainers, mannequin-based simulators, computer-based systems including simulation AV, and all other associated supplies and equipment;
- Collaborates and consults with internal staff and vendors to troubleshoot equipment and system problems;
- Communicates complex technical problems to people with limited technical understanding in a short timeframe;
- Assists in overseeing interns and volunteers;
- Orients learners and facilitators to the Simulation Center including the use of environment, mannequins, equipment, supplies, and serve as the technical simulation expert;
- Other duties as assigned.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Experience: Two (2) years of related work experience in healthcare simulation preferred. Three (3) years of work experience in technology or operations-based role required.
License/Certification: CHSOS preferred