Training Specialist V W2 ONLY 7390820
San Ramon, CA
W2 ONLY 5 Month Contract
Our client is seeking a Training Specialist to conduct training and development programs for employees. This person is responsible for collecting information, conducting research, and creating training materials and programs.
*Monitor, evaluate and record training activities and program effectiveness.
*Offer specific training programs to help workers maintain or improve job skills.
*Assess training needs through surveys, interviews with employees, focus groups or consultation with managers.
*Develop alternative training methods if expected improvements are not seen.
*Organize and develop, or obtain, training procedure manuals and guides and course materials such as handouts and visual materials.
*Present information using a variety of instructional techniques and formats, such as role playing, simulations, team exercises, group discussions, videos and lectures.
*Design, plan, organize and direct orientation and training for employees or customers of industrial or commercial establishments.
*Monitor training costs to ensure budget is not exceeded, and prepare budget reports to justify expenditures.
*Select and assign instructors to conduct training.
*Set vision of training for the company.
*Develops holistic training materials for a department.
*Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, customer service and interpersonal skills.
*Ability to work independently and manage one? s time.
*Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
*Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, and leadership technique.
*Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods.
*Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods.
*Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
*Bachelor' s degree in relevant field or equivalent experience/training required.
*10+ years related experience required.