Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Instructional Designer (Operational Systems Directorate) in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 307123

Directorate: Operational Systems Directorate (OSD)

Division: Training Division

Job Description

Position is responsible for planning, developing, and conducting training programs within assigned areas in accordance with the Systematic Approach to Training. Provides leadership for the training development process and the delivery of training. Provides internal consulting services to the Program Owners and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to design and develop their training programs. Conducts instructor-led training activities. May serve as a formal reviewer of training documents to ensure their accuracy and completeness. Develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of training activities. Prepares and deploys self-assessment activities for assigned areas and supports internal/external audits for assigned programs. Keeps abreast of federal, state and local regulations for impacts and requirements on training programs. This position also focuses on the technical functions of training development and the practical application of advanced training technologies, such as rapid development and deployment of eLearning content that is integrated within a learning management system.

  • Engage in all aspects of the instructional design process using the Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) process.

  • Participate in the extent of deployment reviews (training assessments) in the field to validate the effectiveness of training curriculum and delivery methodologies.

  • Collaborate with Subject Matter Experts (SME) to understand requirements and recommend learning solutions.

  • Develop complex scenarios or interactions and other course material using diverse approaches, platforms, software and authoring tools.

  • Serve as intermediary with external vendors as needed to design and develop videos, interactions, and narratives.

  • Position is located in Richland, Washington

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of relevant experience, or advanced degree and 6+ years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in or instructing Radiation Safety, and Environmental, Health, Safety and Security, preferred.

  • Ability to advise management on a wide-range of issues relevant to business, financial, and technical process issues related to the implementation of the Laboratory's training model.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, eLearning authoring tools, and Learning Management Systems (LMS).

  • Experience with portable training platforms and other non-traditional learning event deployment a plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.Directorate: Operational Systems

Job Category: Administration/Specialist/Support

Group: Training Division

Opening Date: 2017-12-14

Closing Date: 2018-04-28