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

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 309615

Directorate: Operational Systems Directorate

Group: Training Division

Job Description

Position is responsible for planning, developing, and deploying training programs within assigned areas in accordance with the Systematic Approach to Training. Provides leadership for eLearning development process and delivery of training. Participates in internal process building and documentation efforts as well as improvement initiatives. Provides internal consulting services to the Program Owners and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to design and develop their eLearning training programs. Creates diverse suite of web- and computer-based training activities for compliance programs. May serve as a formal reviewer of training products to assure their accuracy and completeness. Develops criteria for evaluating effectiveness of eLearning 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 traditional training technologies, such as OJT/OJE, Classroom, and blended learning events.

  • Mentor less experienced staff in processes and best practices.

  • 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.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert in eLearning and authoring software (Lectora preferred).

  • Ability to advise management on issues relevant to eLearning, software, mobile, augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality related to the implementation of the Laboratory's evolving training model.

  • Experience with SCORM Cloud a plus

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Directorate: Operational Systems

Job Category: Administration/Specialist/Support

Group: Training Support

Opening Date: 2019-07-24

Closing Date: 2019-08-23