Technical Trainer - Buckingham

  • by Solid Recruit
  • Location Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, UK
  • Salary £25,000 - £30,000 / year
  • 37 days ago
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Job Description:

We are looking for a talented and experienced training professional to help develop learning materials that will inspire our own technical staff and our global distribution partners .

You will be working with our applications engineers and other subject matter experts to understand the key features of our hardware and software products and then presenting them in a compelling way for both classroom delivery and distance/online learning.

The successful candidate should have 3 or more years previous experience in a learning and development team and will have a good understanding of adult learning styles and distance learning creation gained in an engineering or technical environment.  This is not a soft skills or Microsoft Office training role - all of our products are developed by us and will require you to gain a good understanding of them before you can start producing materials.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Deliver a high-quality, effective and engaging technical training experience for learners
  • Educate, support and coach learners to develop technical skills and in-depth knowledge of our services.
  • Clearly explain complex concepts to learners for whom English isn't always a first language
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of training programmes and learning outcomes
  • Respond to enquiries from within the company and from distributors and customers regarding training offerings
  • Keep abreast of product and market developments and maintain your own technical competency on products and solutions
  • Maintain appropriate records on our internal systems to show a record of training delivered and assessments passed

 

Skills and Competencies:

  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and to convey them to others in an easily understandable way
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Self-motivation and aptitude to learn new technology areas
  • Analytical, problem solver and keen attention to detail
  • Proven experience as technical trainer preferably gained in a distance learning environment.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal English language skills, other languages will be advantageous
  • Certification such as CTT+ (Certified Technical Trainer) is a strong asset
  • Experience in designing technical course content an advantage, preferably using SCORM or an LMS for tracking
  • Excellent organizational and time-management abilities

Education to degree standard would be desirable but not essential 

 

Benefits

Pension, Parking, Commission/Bonus, Childcare Vouchers

Key skills

Technical Training, Online learning, SCORM, Learning Management Systems
  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation No
  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience 1+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)