Astrix Technology Training and Development Specialist in Helena, Montana
Training and Development Specialist
Reports To: Director, Training & Development
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
The Training and Development Specialist will create, develop, implement, and conduct training and development programs for employees across Astrix’s functions and practice areas.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
Assesses training and development needs through surveys, interviews, focus groups, and communication with managers, instructors, and customer representatives.
Creates, organizes, plans, and presents various forms of onboarding/orientation, and skills training for employees.
Develops unique training programs to fulfill employees’ specific needs to maintain or improve job skills.
Creates and/or acquires training procedure manuals, guides, and course materials.
Presents training and development programs using various forms and formats including group discussion, lecture, simulations, and videos.
Maintains records of training and development activities, attendance, results of tests and assessments, and retraining requirements.
Evaluates program effectiveness through assessments, surveys, and feedback.
Maintains knowledge of the latest trends in training and development.
Performs other related duties as required.
This position has no supervisory experience.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's Degree Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Training and Development, Communications or a related field required.
At least two years of training experience required.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
- None required, but certification from the Association for Talent Development or Langevin Learning Services would be advantageous.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Related experience working in staffing or consulting in the Life Science industry desired.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Solid presentation skills.
Ability to apply adult learning theory to course/program development.
Experience with multimedia platforms and course authoring tools (examples include Articulate Storyline, Articulate Rise, Canva, Camtasia, VideoScribe, Captivate, and Adobe Suite)
Knowledge of Cornerstone OnDemand a strong plus. Knowledge of LMS systems a must.
Ability to design, develop, and deliver professional and effective training interventions.
Extremely proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and related program software.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel. The associate is occasionally required to stand; walk; talk or hear; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; reach with hands and arms. The associate must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
This role is largely expected to work from home.
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Information
While the position you're applying for may not be for a government role, Astrix is a governmental contractor and, as such, is required to collect certain information in its applicants. Astrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, religion, or veteran status. Completion of these fields will not affect your opportunity for employment or the terms or conditions of your employment.