Learning & Dev Specialist

Company: Metra View more listings
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: Not Specified
Job ID: 90160
Website: https://www.metrarail.com/about-metra/careers

Job Description:
Reporting directly to the Department Head, Operations Training, the Learning & Development Specialist will design and develop technical training programs tailored to the unique needs of Metra's Operations workforce. Develop entry-level and advanced-level courses that increase job knowledge, develop skills and influence behavior. Work with collaborative teams to develop, review and revise training solutions that ensure effectiveness. Determine course needs and appropriate delivery methods. Evaluate and enhance the quality of training programs. Perform other duties that support the training of Metra’s Operations workforce.

Candidates can expect salary offers that range from the minimum to the mid-point of the salary range. Metra provides full pay ranges so candidate can consider their growth potential.

Metra is a railroad employer subject to the provisions of the Railroad Retirement Tax Act, not the Social Security Administration.

Job Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in English, Adult Education, Instructional Design, Industrial Organization Psychology, or Technical Writing OR in lieu of specified degree, any combination of education and experience may be substituted for the required degree that equals four (4) years in technical writing or instructional design.

Must have a minimum of five (5) years of instructional design or training development experience, which includes at least two (2) years in designing learning solutions.

Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel.

Comprehensive knowledge of current instructional theories and principles applicable to formal and informal learning and web-based training materials.

Knowledge of traditional instructional design models, including information mapping.

Must possess interpersonal and human relations skills in dealing with all levels of staff, external groups/customers, and organizations.

Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.

Preferences:
Experience using multi-media and eLearning design tools, to develop training, is preferred.

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.metrarail.com/about-metra/careers

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