Exide Technologies Training Specialist in Manchester, Iowa
This position will enhance the competencies of individual employees by designing and conducting training programs that will boost employee’s workplace performance in alliance with company’s core values. You will be responsible for performing training needs assessments, designing and delivering curriculum and learning materials for managing all phases of training interventions.
This position will have dual reporting structure to the plant management and corporate training management.
Map out annual training plans for management and operators
Develop training programs using Learning Guides, work instructions / SOP’s and videos
Select appropriate training methods or activities (e.g. simulations, mentoring, on-the-job training)
Track training by employee and maintain records that are available to operations
Conduct site-wide training needs assessment and identify skills or knowledge gaps that need to be addressed
Use known education principles and stay up-to-date on new training methods and techniques
Develop and prepare educational/training aids and materials, as needed
Develop training metrics and competency assessments to gauge overall impact of training program
Assess instructional effectiveness and determine the impact of training on employee skills and KPIs
Gather feedback from trainers and trainees after each educational session
Partner with internal stakeholders and liaise with experts regarding instructional design
Maintain updated curriculum database and training records
Host train-the-trainer sessions for internal subject matter experts
Manage and maintain in-house training facilities and equipment
Research and recommend new training methods and technology
Evaluate effectiveness of training courses and provide summary reports to management, determine impact of training on employee skills and corporate goals
Education, Experience, Certifications:
Minimum of 4 year degree in education, training, manufacturing, or related field
Experience developing learning strategies that include digital learning
5-7 years related experience in manufacturing
Work experience as a trainer, coach, or training facilitator, preferably in a manufacturing environment
Experience defining, tracking, and reporting metrics on the effectiveness of content
Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office, familiarity with web delivery tools
Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal
Exceptional organizational skills, including the ability to handle multiple assignments and prioritize work
Travel, additional requirements:
- Travel Expectations ≤ 25%
This is a full time position, and working at the plant is required.
Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.
Job Locations IA-Manchester
Requisition ID 2019-2421
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Address 913 South 10th Street
Postal Code 52057