Student Simulation Lab Assistant - Faculty of Nursing

Competition Number:
Position Type:
Student Position
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Faculty of Nursing
Student Simulation Lab Assistant
Hours of Work:
Up to 10 hours per week (may include some after hours)

$16.10 per hour plus 4% vacation pay


ASAP – April 30, 2023

The Learning Resource Centre is seeking applicants for the Simulation Lab Assistant position. This position reports to the Simulation Coordinator at the Faculty of Nursing and will assist with setting up and maintaining the Learning Resource Center for Simulation-Based Learning.


  • Preparing and moving equipment between rooms
  • Stocking the room in preparation for simulation
  • Cleaning the simulation rooms in preparation for the next simulation session
  • Preparing and labelling simulated medication in preparation for simulated use
  • Provide weekly maintenance to the High-Fidelity Manikins and other equipment used for simulation (software updates, cleaning manikins, ensuring all equipment is functioning etc.)
  • Moving manikins based on the room that the simulation will occur
  • Create an ongoing inventory of simulation supplies
  • When new inventory arrives, place supplies in desired location
  • When time allows, assisting in tours of simulation space
  • Preparing Simulated Health Records
  • Other duties may be assigned by the Simulation coordinator


  • UPEI Student enrolled in the Nursing program
  • Strong clinical and psychomotor skills
  • Demonstrated critical thinking ability, initiative, good organizational skills, flexibility, ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to accurately follow instruction
  • Attention to detail are important skills in this position
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills is an asset

Priority will be given to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and the Procedures manual.


Application Instructions:

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website. Applications will not be accepted via email.

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

UPEI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and reconciliation and believes in providing a positive learning and working environment where every person feels empowered to contribute. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment and encourages applications from underrepresented groups including women, Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

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UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.