Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Instructor at Northwestern Simulation

Our diverse staff, led by top industry experts, is key to our success. We’re looking for professionals from a variety of backgrounds to join our team. Take a look at our current openings.

 Medical Simulation Float Pool Technician

Job Description

  1. Performs moderately complex technical lab skills for the Simulation Center
  2. Assists in the technical instruction of learners
  3. Assist manager/senior staff/faculty in running learning events using hardware, software, task trainers and high-fidelity manikins
  4. Prepares, cleans, inventories and maintains equipment as specified by manager/senior staff/faculty
  5. Other duties as specified by manager/senior staff/faculty

Minimum Qualifications

  1. EMT-Paramedic
  2. Strong IT skills
  3. Effective written and verbal communication skills
  4. Strong organization skills/attention to detail
  5. Demonstrates critical thinking skills

Suggested Qualifications

  1. AAS in bioscience/EMS/Teaching/IT
  2. BS in bioscience/teaching/IT
  3. Proficiency with SharePoint/MS Word/Excel/MS Access/MS Power Point
  4. Medical teaching experience

This work is part-time and on an as-needed basis. Weekend work is available.

Please email your resume to joseph.doweiko@northwestern.edu for consideration.

 Surgical Simulation Float Pool Technician

Job Description

  1. Assists manager and administrative staff in implementing the day-to-day operations of the laboratory and related training programs
  2. Supports medical education training sessions for surgical techniques, including but not limited to: organizing and preparing spaces, equipment and supplies for surgical training sessions; responding to needs during sessions; and cleanup/disinfection of lab areas upon completion of event
  3. Processing and preparation of human cadaveric, in-vivo animal and/or ex-planted animal tissues for use in surgical training sessions
  4. Attend to needs of clients and medical learners during training sessions and events

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Associate's degree in a biological science or healthcare-related field or equivalent combination of education, training, certification and/or experience from which comparable skills can be acquired
  2. Experience handling biologic tissue (human and animal)

This work is part-time and on an as-needed basis. Weekend work is available.

Please email your resume to d-irvin@northwestern.edu for consideration.

 Simulation Nurse

Job Description

  1. Performs moderately complex clinical teaching skills for the Simulation Center
  2. Assists in the clinical instruction of learners
  3. Assist manager/senior staff/faculty in running learning events using hardware, software, task trainers and high-fidelity manikins
  4. Prepares the simulation environment for the seamless learning of clinical skills
  5. Other duties as specified by manager/senior staff/faculty

Minimum Qualifications

  1. RN
  2. Effective written and verbal communication skills
  3. Medical teaching experience
  4. Strong organization skills/attention to detail
  5. Demonstrates critical thinking skills

Suggested Qualifications

  1. Experience in hands-on simulation training
  2. BSN
  3. MSMEd

This work is part-time and on an as-needed basis. Weekend work is available.

Please email your resume to joseph.doweiko@northwestern.edu for consideration.