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Trimble Navigation Limited

Instructional Designer

Trimble Navigation Limited - Mayfield Heights, OH

Job Description

Our mission is to be the leading supplier of information technology to the trucking industry. We strive to supply software products and related services that provide enduring value to our clients. TMW Systems' primary asset is its Associates, an elite group of professionals with exceptional capability, creativity, and ingenuity. They have a strong dedication to their own success as well as to the success of the company.

Position Purpose

The primary focus of this position is the development, rollout, and administration of eLearning content and courseware for TMW's software products. The role creates engaging learning activities and compelling course content that enhances customer retention. The role also works with the Online Learning Solutions Engineer on the organization and publication of learning content to TMW's learning management system and assists with the continued development of TMW's internal training portal.

Position Accountabilities

* Work with the owners of technical knowledge to collect information that is relevant to end users for their successful configuration and operation of TMW's software products

* Plan, design, and develop online training materials

Create engaging interactive eLearning lessons

Organize and present content in a manner that meets requirements for the output required

Comply with quality standards for well organized, clear, accurate, and complete eLearning lessons and training materials

Apply tested instructional design theories, practice and methods

Provide exercises and activities that enhance the learning process

Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc)

* Decide on the criteria used to judge learner's performance and develop assessment instruments

* Maintain project documentation and course folders

* Manage multiple, complex training projects simultaneously

* Promote knowledge sharing among team members and other members of TMW's organization

* Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

Minimum Requirements

* 4 year degree in education, instructional design, or comparable work experience

* 2 years' experience developing, organizing, and distributing eLearning courses and evaluations

* Demonstrated experience with one or more of the following eLearning authoring tools (or very similar):

Articulate Storyline or Studio

Adobe Captivate 6/7

Camtasia Studio

* Ability to write effective lesson plans, objectives, training materials, practice exercises, and tests

* Demonstrable ability to learn quickly, and to remain current with rapidly developing software in an ever-changing industry

Required Competencies

* Ability to work independently, as well as with development, implementation, support, QA, and other members of the Documentation and Education Services department

* Excellent written and oral communication skills

* Enjoys the challenges of a high-energy environment where there are frequent changes and additions to the software products TMW develops

* Commitment to quality, customer service, and department standards and goals

* Has strong organizational skills, deals with complexity comfortably, and works quickly without sacrificing quality

* Facility with standard business software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.

* Ability to learn quickly

* Good listening skills, perseverance, and a strong work ethic

* Affinity for technology, particularly Windows-based and web-based applications

* Strong organizational, time management, and research capabilities

Physical Requirements

* Constant and close visual work at desk or computer

* Constant sitting and working at desk

* Frequent verbal and written communication with team and other business associates by telephone, correspondence, or in person

* Frequent lifting of folders, files, binders and other objects weighing up to 20 lbs.

* Frequent opening and closing of heavy file drawers

* Occasional bending and stooping to pick up boxes and equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.

* Frequent walking and standing

* Occasional driving of automobiles

TMW Systems is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected status or characteristic.

18 days

Trimble Navigation Limited


Instructional Designer Trimble Navigation Limited - Mayfield Heights, OH, United States


Location: Mayfield Heights, OH

Company Profile:
Positioning-centric information is changing the way people, businesses and governments work throughout the world. By applying Trimble's advanced positioning solutions, productivity increases and safety improvements are being realized.