Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning.  Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

Do you want to work collaboratively across all colleges, and with industry leaders to promote human flourishing?  We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of our academic community and integrate faith.

The Immersive Simulation Technician provides the technical skills to support the use of immersive simulation for all users. Responsible for preparing and maintaining immersive simulation equipment, media, computers, and materials. Assist learners and Immersive Simulation Facilitator with simulation work and assist Immersive Simulation Facilitator in preparation for lab experiences.

Location: 1144 S. Silverstone Way, Meridian, ID

Schedule: Monday thru Friday 7:30am-4:30pm

Benefits: Full benefits portfolio including tuition package

Program Launch: September 2024

What you will do:

  • Support: Provide support for operations to ensure all equipment is running properly and efficiently. Provide technical operational support for all systems and equipment related to immersive simulation. Assist with training faculty in the use of simulation equipment and serve as a resource for faculty utilizing simulation.
  • Collaborate: Work in collaboration with the Director of Lab to maintain inventory of supplies and equipment as needed for simulation. Support/assist in props placement and moulage set-up to create a virtual healthcare setting.
  • Develop: Assist with development of scenarios utilized for simulation experiences

What you need:

  • Education: Must have granted diploma or certification relative to background experience (e.g., medical assistant diploma).
  • Experience: Two or more years of patient care experience as a, but not limited to, Paramedic, Medical Assistant/Patient Care Technician/Certified Nursing Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician, Respiratory Therapist, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Registered Nurse (RN), Simulation Technician, or any other licensed health care provider preferred. Two years related experience in clinical healthcare setting. Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology, physiology, pharmacology, and equipment.
  • Occasional weekend and/or evening coverage as needed
  • Licensure: Unencumbered Arizona LPN or RN Licensure or Arizona Certification helpful but not required
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan
  • Generous time off plan and 11 paid holidays
  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events
  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program

Application Instructions

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