Training Specialist (Pasco, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a Training Specialist position available at our facility in Pasco, WA.
SUMMARY Designs and develops training and educational programs in connection with on-the-job training, skill development, workplace culture change, and management development. Conducts on-site training, facilitates group training programs, and works with outside consultants and vendors to coordinate training. Evaluates effectiveness of programs and maintains records of training activities and employee progress. RESPONSIBILITIES Ensures that training plans and records for the facility are properly maintained. Works with, manages, and facilitates the use of outside vendors when outsourcing of training is necessary. Responsible for carrying out established technical training programs.
Ensures that the implementation of training programs meet food safety, facility and Division goals.
Ensures compliance with Human Resource programs, policies, procedures, and labor agreement when developing and implementing training.
Backup support for HR Generalist if requested, requires a knowledge of where to locate benefit information, who to contact with questions, facilitate interviews, etc. Administers facility Structured Job Training process: includes maintaining record of trainee progress, ensuring receipt of employee training evaluations, measuring training effectiveness and providing training metrics to management.
Counsels managers and supervisors on SJT procedures.
Conducts new hire orientation: Creating New Employee Orientation materials, Facilitating Orientations, Ensuring all paperwork is returned to proper departments (Benefits, Records, HR, etc.), Providing a review of benefits , vacation, policies, etc., company orientation, and Overview of Structured Job Training Process.
REQUIREMENTSBachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university Two plus years related experience and/or training in training aspects such as: Administrative, Delivery, Design, Development and Implementation.
Good understanding of training approaches and techniques, usually gained through previous experience presenting or implementing established technical training programs.
Thorough understanding of Adult Learning Theory, On the Job Training Methodologies, Mentoring/Coaching best practices, Training systems and programs, etc.
Distinguishing Features: Usually reports to Plant HR management.
Certificates: Training certificate from nationally recognized association is preferred.
HOW TO APPLYExternal Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#6042Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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