Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of others by promoting learning opportunities, career growth, and employee development? The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is seeking a skilled, passionate, team-focused leader who is well-equipped to manage and deliver local and statewide learning for the employees in the Bristol District.
The Bristol District maintains 5,500 square miles of the Commonwealth of Virginia and is home to 335,000 people across 12 counties and includes the cities of Bristol and Norton. The District Learning Manager (DLM) is an integral part of VDOT's statewide learning operations team, working to sustain and grow future workforce capabilities, competencies and courage across the state. Responsibilities include partnering with local leaders, HR, and the workforce to design and implement learning; manage district learning budget; assist with learning event scheduling and career coaching; facilitate, track, measure and report on technical/non-technical training results. Administration of training ranges from technical (maintenance, safety, environmental) to non-technical (leadership development, continuous learning, career development coaching). ADDITIONAL VACANCIES MAY BE FILLED FROM THIS RECRUITMENT.
College degree (BA or BS) in Adult Education, Education, Psychology, Sociology, Leadership/Organizational Development, Instructional Design, Public Administration or related field. Results and experience must demonstrate knowledge, skills, and abilities to meet role requirements.
Adult learning theory knowledge and experience managing and delivering learning programs is a must. Ability to work independently and across teams to develop positive and productive stakeholder relationships is key to success. The applicant should be skilled at conducting learning analysis, planning, facilitating and managing training and development programs.
Ability to prioritize and address business needs is a must. Must be able to physically lift and carry up to 15 pounds of instructional materials. Limited travel required.
Preferred but not required: - Leadership Coach, Master Trainer, Mediator, or Facilitator certification is preferred.
Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) or related instruments experience or certification is preferred.
Knowledge of Cornerstone On Demand or equivalent Learning Management System (LMS) is preferred.
Career Coaching/mentoring experience is desirable
Organizational development/continuous improvement (Kai Zen, Lean Six Sigma, etc.) experience is desirable
Experience using Microsoft Sharepoint, Adobe Connect, Webex, Google, or other communication sharing tools is desirable.
Certified First Aid and CPR instructor certification is not required, but desirable.
This position requires a fingerprint based criminal history background check. This position requires a DMV record check. Frequent travel required.
State Of Virginia