The University of San Francisco (USF) is looking to fill a temporary position at their Orange County Campus as a part- time Medical Lab Technician within the School of Nursing & Education. Resumes are being looked at immediately and qualified candidates will be considered.
The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world's most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF's Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student's passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. This position would be working at the Sacramento Campus.
A temporary position is an excellent opportunity to gain industry experience or get your foot in the door with an employer. It's a great way to network, pick up new skills and expand your resume.
The Simulation Lab Technician serves as a technical expert who is able to set up, operate, maintain, troubleshoot, and in some cases repair simulation equipment including high and low fidelity mannequins and other similar equipment, hospital-type equipment used in simulation activities, and AV/IT equipment used in simulation activities. The Simulation Technicians instructs and assists simulation educators/faculty and learners in the use of technical equipment used in simulation. In addition, assists in operational activities such as staff and maintenance scheduling, and inventory/purchasing functions. The Simulation Technician is familiar with the various modalities of simulation education and has a good grasp of simulation educational principles; thus is able to assist in the development, setup, and delivery, and take down of simulation education sessions. They will also assist in project planning, staff on boarding, and commissioning activities as required.
Bachelor's Degree or Associate degree in healthcare related field or equivalent work experience preferred.
2+ years' experience as a technician in a simulation centre including experience in maintaining an equipment inventory and maintenance schedule.
Demonstrated ability to install, operate, maintain, and troubleshoot simulation, hospital, and IT/AV equipment and software used in a clinical education environment
Ability to communicate technical information to non- technical audiences
Demonstrated adaptability and resourcefulness
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to acquire new skills and learn new procedures
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
Fluency in written and spoken English.
Ability to autonomously control the physiological parameters of a patient simulator in a realistic manner
Awareness of latest simulation technological developments and products in simulation
Demonstrated understanding of curriculum development
Familiarity with Clinical Information Systems.
Flexibility with your schedule as this role will be part time estimated at 20 hours/week, the department is in need of someone with open availability during the week dependent on the School of Nursing's needs and programs.
At the University of San Francisco, we inspire you to reach for a higher standard. A USF education is about transforming thought into action, applying what you learn in the classroom to making the world a better place. We provide exceptional, accessible faculty; small classes that intensify the learning experience; and centers and institutes that extend your reach into the world. All five of USF's... schools ? the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Education, the School of Law, the School of Management, and the School of Nursing and Health Professions ? are driven by a dual emphasis on academic rigor and social justice. Education does not happen in a vacuum here: we treat our city and our world as research laboratories, and are constantly attentive to the societal impact of our academic work.