End User Computing Specialist

Position Information

Position Details

Position Number 33243
Class Title End User Computing Specialist
Job Description

The position is responsible for the maintenance and care of simulators and related equipment in the simulation lab, and assisting in the achievement of each simulation events primary objectives.

  • Assist end users with hardware and software problems and questions related to all simulation equipment and infrastructure (e.g., A/V system, software, computers).
  • Ensure that all equipment is working prior to the daily simulation experiences.
  • Provide real-time technical support for set up and troubleshooting during the simulation experiences.
  • Maintain equipment according to warranty standards and requirements.
  • Provide technical support in the operation of all the simulation technology in the lab: Gaumard, Laerdal, CAE, Vita SIM.
  • Establish equipment and inventory control process.
  • Establish ongoing maintenance process (e.g., making sure limbs are attached, task trainers are in good working order, and batteries are changed out).
  • Maintain and update human patient simulators; assist faculty with trouble shooting, and resolution of problems.
  • Complete end of the semester checks of all the simulation equipment.
  • Prepare simulated experiences per faculty specifications (“staging”): may include insertion of intravenous catheters, Foley catheters, nasogastric tubes, create urine and blood, create charts, patient identifiers, moulage, costuming, and prop replacement.
  • Break down simulation in a timely fashion, in advance of next day simulations; clean simulators, remove and store props, purge lines with distilled water.
  • Identify equipment needs to offer simulation experiences across programs.
  • Install hardware and software.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software problems.
  • Coordinate reconnection to networks for end users.
  • Train end users in the use of new hardware and software.
  • May perform or assist in other information technology functions.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and one year of information technology experience.

Additional Minimum Requirements

Proficiency with Laderal, Gaumard and CAE patient simulators, software and hardware.

Proficiency in the use of audio/visual equipment (video cameras [Gopro, KBPort, Replay], monitors, microphones), including recording, duplication and editing.

Proficiency with PC applications such as Microsoft Office Suite, and MAC applications.

Detail Oriented



Certified Healthcare Simulations Operations Specialist.

Minimum of 5 years related work experience.

Special Conditions

Bachelor’s degree required by date of hire

Applicants must submit a completed application as noted on the University of Central Florida Human Resources website at www.jobswithucf.com, position #33243, along with a cover letter, curriculum vitae or resume, and a list with contact information for three (3) professional references.

Note: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents.

For further information, contact Danielle Malcolm:
University of Central Florida
College of Nursing

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Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://eeo.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 402855
Job Open Date 11/10/2017
Job Close Date
Open until filled Yes
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area College of Nursing
Department College of Nursing
Annual Salary $42,715.00 to Negotiable
Type of Appointment Visiting - renewable
If Visiting A&P, please specify timeframe 2 years
Job Category A&P
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Work Location Orlando (Main)
Quick Link http://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/50186

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree and one year of information technology experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc 1
  4. Other Doc 2
  5. Other Doc 3
  6. Other Doc 4