28 days old

Training Engineer/ Technical Writer

Tosoh Quartz Portland
Portland, Oregon 97229
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, 2nd Shift

GENERAL POSITIONS SUMMARY:

Works under general supervision. Collects and organizes information required for preparation of documents, training materials, guides, and job aids. Develops high-quality documentation that is easy-to-understand, easy to use, and meets the objectives and goals for the intended audience. Must utilize strong writing, editing, and communication skills to analyze and present complex information in a format that is easy to read and understand. Works with teams and process owners to obtain an in-depth understanding of process and technical information, documentation content, and requirements.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with Training Specialist, Engineering, Production Management and subject matter experts to define and develop  training curriculum
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts to develop in-person on-the-job training modules, e-learning and self-paced training curriculum and content, including:
    • Storyboarding and scripting
    • Creation of eLearning, video, instructor led/on-the-job training content and support aids as needed leveraging existing materials where possible
    • Validate all training materials with subject matter experts
  • Administer, Coordinate, and Monitor the delivery of the training curriculum
    • Conduct training evaluations to identify training success and areas of improvement
    • Administer assessments to determine employee training needs
    • Assist with administration of the company's learning management system. Maintain systems, create user profiles, input training schedules, manage transcript reporting, etc.
  • Develops diagrams, charts, graphs, illustrations and/or videos that increase the user's understanding of the subject matter.
  • Develops quick reference guides and step-by-step job aids for end user staff.
  • Develops student exercises for hands-on practice during on-the-job training and proficiency assessments for training milestones.
  • Maintain curriculum materials and regularly review and update curriculum and content based on changing business needs and process/procedure changes

 

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Provides technical edits to engineering and quality management system documents, manuals, or any other documents or presentations as required.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

SPECIFIC JOB SKILLS:

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, verbal, diagram or schedule form.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Attention to detail and high level of accountability, self-starter
  • High level of written and verbal communication skills with technical and production staff as well as management
  • Ability to work independently while maintaining appropriate communications about progress and issues
  • Ability to manage time well to meet project milestones
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet multiple priorities, critical deadlines, and shifting training needs

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • One or more years of experience documenting process steps such as creating training materials, quick reference guides, or work instruction documents. Direct experience in Manufacturing preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft PowerPoint required
  • Experience producing effective e-learning modules and learning management system administration a plus
  • Strong graphical / video production skills are a plus
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Tosoh Quartz, Inc. offers a competitive wage and benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with 4% match (employees are immediately vested at 100%)
  • Company paid: Life and AD&D, Long Term and Short Term Disability
  • Generous Wellness Reimbursement, up to $500/year
  • Employee Education/Tuition Reimbursement*
  • Dependent Education Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts & Perks Program
  • Columbia Sportswear Employee store access 

*Tuition reimbursement depends on program and relevancy to career goals and individual development plan. Must be employed for 6 months before eligible.

Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • One or more years of experience documenting process steps such as creating training materials, quick reference guides, or work instruction documents. Direct experience in Manufacturing preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft PowerPoint required
  • Experience producing effective e-learning modules and learning management system administration a plus
  • Strong graphical / video production skills are a plus
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

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Posted: 2019-01-22 Expires: 2019-03-06

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