September 14, 2017By Lance Baily

New Featured Job: Simulation Operator for U.S. Air Force Medical Service in Baltimore, MD

The latest featured position from our medical simulation jobs listings! Engenium Staffing are currently seeking a Simulation Operator to assist with medical simulation training for the United States Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) Center for the Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills (C-STARS) Program. Simulation Operators have the responsibility for the operation of simulation equipment and help with coordinating and integrating organizational training initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operates and maintains task trainers, mannequin-based simulators, and surgical simulators, virtual reality procedural trainers, and associated supplies and equipment
  • Operates simulation equipment with the ability to follow medical aspects of training scenarios and make appropriate adjustments based on participant actions
  • Operates an audio-video recording system
  • Sets up simulation supplies/equipment to meet assigned training site objectives
  • Facilitates simulation training and provides collaborative feedback to Course Directors and/or Medical Facility staff
  • Responsible for input and tracking of information associated with training data
  • Works with a broad array of stakeholders to contribute to the development of educationally sound simulation curriculum (e.g., scenarios) as needed.
  • Functions as the AFMS subject matter expert and resource liaison in the field of simulation operations
  • Assists with any other duties that may be needed as determined by the local Simulation Coordinator or the AFMS Medical Modeling and Simulation Program

Basic Qualifications

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  • Associates Degree in related discipline
  • 5 years of clinical experience (EMT, Paramedic, or LPN etc.)
  • 1-2 years’ experience in operation of common human patient simulators and part task trainers
  • Experience in operation of audio-video recording system
  • Basic understanding of computer programming
  • Basic understanding of medical scenario development

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in education/training, or nursing, or 10 years of clinical experience and 5 years of educational experience.
  • Commercial Driver’s License
  • Previous military experience, particularly military medical experience.
  • Familiarity with military medical readiness training.
  • Current professional certifications, including: Certified TeamSTEPPS; Certified BLS-Healthcare Provider; Certified ACLS and PALS.

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities
  • Team player with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to work under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment is required.
  • Ability to work with all levels of internal staff, as well as outside clients and vendors
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to analyze situations, identify existing or potential problems and recommend solutions
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

For more details and to apply, contact: Jason Irving [email protected]

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