Job Name:
L&D Specialist I

General information

Location: Stillwater, MN
Date:
09-May-2022
Company:
Andersen Corporation
Ref #:
1175
Job Category:
Human Resources
Stillwater
MN

Description & Requirements

We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. By celebrating our differences and embracing a positive work-life balance, we are recognized as a Yellow Ribbon company, one of Forbes Magazine’s 2021 “America’s Best Large Employers” and a “Best Employer for Diversity.” As a 2021 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

SUMMARY: 

The L&D Specialist will step into a variety of roles focusing primarily on e-Learning/Instruction Design and Development, In-person and virtual facilitation as well as management of talent development programs, processes and technologies.

They will manage the scheduling, registration, and facilitation of assigned courses. They will participate in the development and rollout of L&D programs, courses, curricula, and events. They will be assigned elements of a deliverable (e.g., activity, support materials, pre-work, voiceover, eLearning feedback and revisions) and work independently to complete those tasks.

The L&D Specialist will partner with other talent development professionals to help build out and support strong programs and processes that retain, develop and support employees across the organization. Audio and video editing experience is preferred.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Facilitate learning (in-person, online) of concrete content (e.g., process, procedure, technology). Materials prepared primarily by others. Responsible for knowing and delivering content and interacting successfully with learners.
  • Share continuous improvement opportunities and suggestions based on in-class experiences.  Partner with more senior developers to complete course enhancements.
  • Assist in instructional development of training projects initiated by the Request for Training intake process.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
  • Versatile; possess the ability to quickly flex based on changing business needs
  • Collaborative, creative and curious

MUST HAVE QUALIFICATIONS

·       Associates or Bachelor's degree in Training and Development or 3 years of relevant business experience and/or supporting certifications.

·       Basic understanding of Instructional Design models, and experience completing instructional design pieces from concept through design, development and implementation.

·       Demonstrated ability to present in front of groups.  Also experience with facilitating processes and decision-making meetings.

  • Familiar with e-Learning programs such as Adobe Articulate (Storyline, Rise) and other design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

CULTURE AND BENEFITS: 

“Be Orange. Be You” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook. 


Benefits include, and are not limited to: 

·       Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance  

·       Health Savings Account contributions  

·       Paid holidays plus PTO  

·       401(k) plan & contributions  

·       Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities  

·       Charity contributions 

·       Nationwide career opportunities 

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today. 

 

* 2020 Andersen brand surveys of U.S. contractors, builders & architects 
** 2020 Andersen Brand Survey of U.S. homeowners 

During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice.