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Training Specialist in New York, NY at Maximus, Inc.

Date Posted: 10/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/15/2018

Job Description

-Creates and develops training curriculum and training materials based on proven adult learning techniques including ADDIE, Rapid Course Development, and Adult Learning Theory.
-Creates and develops training scenarios and updates comprehensive training environment data resources to ensure that systems training mimics the production environment systems tools used by employees on a daily basis.
-Works extensively with business partners and SMEs to perform needs analysis, develop learning objectives and design deliverables that meet learner and stakeholder needs and organizational quality standards develop qualitative and quantitative assessment tools to measure learner requirements, competencies, and organizational quality standards.
-Teaches instructional programs in accordance with training or other course requirements and organize materials to be presented.
-Develops assessments to measure and assess effectiveness of the curriculum and learner performance in the workplace, integrating results into new and existing course curriculum.
-Reviews, evaluates, and modifies existing and proposed curriculums and recommend changes to policies and procedures as applicable.
-Develops and creates training resources and maintains/updates systems training environment and library of training resources to align with operational excellence.
-Responsible for adhering to established safety standards.
-Must be able to remain in a stationary position for an extended period of time.
-Occasionally lifts, carries, or otherwise moves items weighing up to 25 pounds.
-Work is constantly performed in an office environment.
-Performs other duties as assigned by management.

Required Experience:
Three (3) years’ experience working with individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities post education and • Two (2) years’ experience in curriculum development, teaching, training, or related field and • Facilitation, presentation, and coaching experience required and • Experience in completing and monitoring reports, and providing feedback to staff and/or management as appropriate

Preferred Experience:Direct training experience in the health and human services field; Master Trainer status authorized by OPWDD or other relevant training experience under OPWDD; • Experience in multi-media development applications a plus.

Required Skills
Knowledge of quality assurance, performance monitoring, and basic research skills; Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills; Demonstrated classroom management skills; Ability to interact courteously and effectively with a variety of people; Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment; Ability to motivate and inspire audiences; Ability to work as a team member as well as work independently; • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree with 3+ years of experience.
  • May have additional training or education in area of specialization.
  • Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope & complexity.
  • General application of concepts & principles.
  • Contributes to the completion of organizational projects & goals.
  • Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.
  • Applies knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks.
  • Communicates on complex or sensitive issues or drafts such responses for supervisor or manager.
EEO Statement EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.