Nursing Sim Specialist

Cleveland State Community College   Cleveland , TN   Full-time     Education
Posted on May 2, 2022
Apply Now

The College: Cleveland State Community College is a fully-accredited public comprehensive community college committed to quality education and open access. The college operates within the governance of the Tennessee Board of Regents and approved by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.

CSCC celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2017. Its mission focuses upon responsive delivery of the highest quality education and training at the lowest possible cost in support of workforce development, liberal arts transfer and cultural enrichment for the people of Bradley, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe and Polk Counties. 

The college enrolls more than 3,000 credit students and 1,500 non-credit students in a typical fall semester. The credit student population is split about evenly in the choice of transfer or career-technical programs. The average age of all students is 28 years. All persons are welcome at Cleveland State, and the student population is nonracially identifiable.

There are over 200 employees at the college, including more than 75 full-time faculty members. Ninety-one percent of the faculty hold master's or doctor's degrees.

Situated in the scenic corridor of hills and valleys of southeast Tennessee, Cleveland State presents an attractive atmosphere in which to enjoy varied facets of an educational experience. The community offers an abundance of service facilities and recreational opportunities. The college is located between Exits 25 and 27 on Interstate 75, thirty miles northeast of Chattanooga.

The 105-acre campus has 11 major buildings housing modern classrooms, laboratories and student activity centers. Additional features include an excellent library, a multimedia production studio, dynamic classrooms, computer laboratories, a 400-seat theatre, a 3,000-seat gymnasium, athletic fields, a small business development center, a workforce readiness center, and a full-service student center with cafeteria, bookstore and student lounge areas. In addition, the college recently opened the new state-of-the-art Health and Science Center, the first new academic building for the college in over 46 years.

The college also maintains off-site locations to serve students in the northern service area. The college offers a wide selection of credit and non-credit courses at the new McMinn Higher Education Center in Athens and at the Monroe County Center in Vonore. In addition, many college support services are available at these sites, as well.

For more information on Cleveland State Community College, visit the website at

At Cleveland State our mission is to build strong minds, careers and communities through exceptional teaching and learning, workforce development and service. We wish to hire individuals with similar values who can help us accomplish those goals.



is accepting applications for the following position:


Nursing Simulation Specialist (Regular Part-Time - 29 hours/week)


The incumbent keeps the lines of communication open concerning simulation/multimedia support of the nursing curriculum and performs related work as required. The position does not include teaching or evaluation of students.


Essential Job Functions: 


Works with Sim Lab Coordinator, Full-Time Nursing Lab Technician, and other team members in planning campus laboratory experiences.  These include:  requisitioning supplies, coordinating use of software, scheduling use of equipment, returning equipment and cleaning lab areas, and maintaining and updating software.
Works with simulation/multimedia equipment, aiding students and faculty in the use of equipment.
Assumes responsibility for ensuring the maintenance and repair of simulation/multimedia equipment.
Assists the Simulation and Skills Lab Coordinator and course lead faculty in developing skills kit order list to submit to the bookstore for student purchases.
Attends team meetings of respective teams each week to better coordinate use of the laboratory.
Assists the Simulation and Skills Lab Coordinator in maintaining inventory, monitoring prevention and maintenance schedule for all equipment.
Directs student workers assigned to the department through the Federal Work Study Program.
Performs other duties as assigned by the Dean, Director and/or Simulation and Skills Lab Coordinator.
Under the direction of the Simulation and Skills Lab Coordinator, the Simulation Specialist will provide technical support for all simulation operations, including preparation, maintenance and repair of computerized manikins (software and hardware), task trainers and related simulation/multimedia peripherals.
The incumbent will also serve as simulator operator by programming, testing and running scenarios with faculty instructors, assuring that the facility and equipment are set up for teaching sessions.
Participate in event and scenario planning meetings to provide technical expertise on capabilities and limitations of equipment and facilities to meet course needs.
Understand the use and operation of different simulator technologies ranging from anatomic models and task trainers to screen-based simulations to full body patient simulators and virtual reality surgical simulators.
Develop technical proficiency with all aspects of the operation, maintenance, support, troubleshooting, repair and replacement needs for all equipment.


Requirements of the Position: 


Minimum of one year of experience in the IT or Healthcare field.
Experience with computer and simulation/multimedia equipment preferred.
Experience in patient simulation services, technologies and applications preferred.
Experience in audio/video equipment and software for recording, duplication, mixing and editing preferred.


SALARY RANGE: $24,617 - $29,537



The required online application can be found at:

Human Resources Office
Cleveland State Community College
Telephone:  423-478-6203;
Fax:  423-478-6257

Cleveland State Community College does not
discriminate against students, employees, or applicants for admission or
employment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected
veteran, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect
to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by Cleveland State
Community College. Cleveland State Community College's policy on
nondiscrimination can be found at: