Electronics Operations Trainer

Garmin International
Job Type: 
United States

As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.In operations, we literally do it all…in-house. We are looking for skilled, energetic individuals who want to join our quality, international shipping, manufacturing, office services, planning, purchasing, receiving, returns and warehouse teams. These associates do everything from delivering packages and purchasing supplies to assembling aviation panel mounts and ensuring our large shipments of goods are exported according to applicable international laws. Together, they proactively support associates and customers alike. If you’re ready to work – and have fun, too – come, help us put the pieces together!We are looking for a full-time Operations Trainer for our headquarters in the greater Kansas City area. In this role, you will be responsible for developing, coordinating, and implementing training classes and programs for Operations Associates. Seek to provide support for all training events and conduct administrative tasks as requested to sustain the operations. Other essential functions include: bull;Coordinate and conduct training for Operations associates. bull;Coordinate training events with Workforce, Subject Matter Experts, Supervisors, etc. bull;Planning, creating, and delivering training and curriculum bull;Evaluate and develop Operations mentoring program bull;Communicate routinely with supervisor on progress of training and associate certifications bull;Demonstrate ability to develop short- and long-term goals for Training events bull;Develop web-based teaching materials, eLearning, and other learning technology materials bull;Work in a self-directed environment towards predetermined long range strategies and goals bull;Partner with Operations leadership to ensure that training meets the needs of the department and that training is delivered when necessary bull;Organize and develop training materials (e.g. course syllabi, testing and evaluation procedures, multimedia visual aids) and resources (laptops, room bookings, guest instructors) for group, individual, off-site, or self-guided training activities bull;Maintain training schedules and provide timely progress reports on all training events to Human Resources, managers, and supervisors bull;Create and conduct training for current and new computer applications and processes bull;Ensure training documentation is maintained per Garmin standards and procedures bull;Demonstrates enthusiasm for Garmin’s Mission Statement, Vision, Values and Quality


Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in related Education, Business, Marketing and a minimum of 4 years training experience. Other requirements include: bull;Must be detail-oriented and demonstrate the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision bull;Driven problem solver with proven success in solving difficult problems bull;Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills bull;Excellent presentation skills and public speaking experience bull;Demonstrates advanced proficiency and knowledge of current Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel and PowerPoint bull;Maintain flexibility to train outside normal business hours of 8am-5pm (less than 20% of time)Candidates with experience in developing interactive, multimedia training and ISO 9001 documentation and procedures are highly preferred. Previous corporate training experience is a plus!Our benefits are designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life. They allow our associates to make their own decisions about their well-being and future and consistently rank Garmin as a top tier benefits provider when compared to other high-tech employers. We offer a choice of high value medical, dental and vision plans with low or no premiums, to fit your and your family’s preferences. In addition, Garmin’s financial benefits include a generous 401K retirement plan that provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount. Garmin offers many other benefits and perks ranging from well-being initiatives, educational assistance and career development, community charity support, and employee discounts just to name a few.Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.

First posted: 
12/1/2019 12:00:01 PM

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