Praxair Surface Technologies (PST), a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a Site Training Coordinator in our plant located in Ellisville, MS.
The Site Training Coordinator will oversee the design, development, and coordination of training, and run both large and small-scale programs for our entire organization. Our ideal candidate will be both exceptionally knowledgeable, approachable, and confident in front of all groups of people. The right candidate will be a self-starting professional who can jump in with both feet and take over the training schedule and curriculum with minimal direction. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Design and develop interactive training programs (outsourced or in-house) for corporate, employee training, compliance training, etc.;
Select the best training methods or activities for a particular purpose and audience (e.g. role playing, mentoring, on-the-job training, professional development classes, etc.);
Market training opportunities to employees in an engaging and compelling way that provides all necessary information and entices participation;
See the big picture and conduct whole-organization needs assessments, identifying skills or knowledge gaps that need addressing;
Establish and maintain relationships with external training sources (JCJC, ITR, MSU, etc.);
Uphold best practices and corporate education principles for training;
Track new training methods and techniques;
Design and prepare educational aids and materials as needed;
Measure instructional effectiveness and generate summative evaluation reports with the goal of defining the impact of training on employee skills and KPIs;
Connect with internal stakeholders and liaise with subject matter experts (SME) regarding instruction and scheduling; and
Facilitate train-the-trainer sessions for internal training coordinators by process.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.
Bachelor degree in training, HR, education or related field.
Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal.
Exceptional organizational skills including the ability to handle multiple assignments and prioritize work.
Significant work experience as a trainer, training facilitator, or organizing multiple training events, preferably in a corporate environment.
Strong working knowledge of instructional design theory as well as proof of successful implementation.
Strong knowledge of learning management systems.
Proven track record, showing ability to successfully complete the full training cycle (assess needs, plan, develop, coordinate, monitor and evaluate).
Knowledgeable about both traditional and modern job training methods and techniques.
Certification such as ASTD (American Society for Training and Development) is preferred.
Working extended hours and/or weekends and holidays may be required.
PST is a supplier which abides by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, persons considered for this position must be either a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder) or otherwise classifiable as a U.S. person under relevant ITAR regulations.