As a training specialist, you will play an integral role in facilitating and executing User Facing Services training programs. The training specialist will have the opportunity to enhance the competencies of individual employees by designing and conduction different training programs that will boost the employee’s workplace performance in alliance with the Agency’s core values. You will get the flexibility to design and organize training courses by combining creativity, research and analysis of new & existing materials. Curriculum planning will provide you an opportunity to work with other subject matter experts on an interpersonal level. You will also have the chance to collaborate with other talented instructors to lead trainings and oversee maximum participation.
You will be responsible for performing training needs assessments, designing and delivering curriculum and learning materials and for managing all phases of training. This hands-on role requires great attention to detail, excellent organization skills and flexibility to pivot between highly visible customer priorities to meet deadlines. This position requires candidates to have a current TS/SCI with ability to obtain Poly.
Develop training materials by completing thorough research, analyzing educational resources and assessing the needs of Agency.
Create and organize a training curriculum that meets UFS service catalog requirements, is engaging and allows trainees the maximum opportunity to participate.
Evaluate teaching methods to select the options that will aid in the delivery of concepts without unnecessary distraction, downtime or confusion.
Contribute to the instruction and presentation of training courses and assess how effectively different methods and materials are at encouraging interaction and participation.
Oversee general administrative duties, such as coordinating enrollment, scheduling class times and locations and sending invitation information to all trainees.
Requires a Bachelors Degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.
Experience in lieu of degree.
Active TS/SCI with ability to obtain Poly
Presentation and Communication skills
Familiarity with different teaching methods and materials
Adobe Captivate software knowledge
Video capture/editing/voice over experience
Online training interface experience
*** TELEWORK IS NOT AN OPTION. Candidate must report to the work site ***
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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