Position Summary: The Training Specialist will design, develop, conduct and evaluate training, as well as provide individual instruction based on departmental needs. The Training Specialist will assess training needs and develop new customized training programs and materials. They will provide feedback and conduct periodic retraining where quality or performance issues are noted or when system or processes require changes. The ideal candidate must also understand models of effective development and instruction.
Responsibilities: Develop, coordinate, and implement training and development programs for all Auxiliary Services employees (management and non-management positions). Collaborate with Auxiliary Management to determine and schedule training needs. Generate and maintain a tracking system to accurately record training received by each employee.
Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college or university in an appropriate curriculum and considerable experience related to this class of work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.