Are you a Training Officer from a manufacturing background looking for a new challenge in Milton Keynes? An exciting opportunity has arisen for a forward thinking and growing organisation who manufacture parts for the automotive industry for a Training Officer. Salary up to £28k plus 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, pension, and childcare vouchers working Mon-Thu 7.30am-4.45pm and Fri 7.30-12.30!!
As Training Officer you will identify training and development needs within the Group through job analysis, appraisal schemes and regular consultation with Directors/ Line Managers and the Group HR Manager.
Main duties will involve maintaining the skills matrix, consider costings for planned programmes, developing effective induction programmes as well as training materials for in-house courses including statutory requirements, and managing and evaluating the delivery of the training. An understanding of e-learning techniques will be useful to create and delivery e-learning packages as required.
The Group is keen to invest in their staff and as part of this at least 10% of the workforce are undertaking NVQ training courses, apprenticeships or graduate development. As Training Officer you will manage the Apprenticeship Scheme and hold regular meetings with the apprentices, providers and line managers to ensure maximum effectiveness of the scheme.
Proven experience of working in a Training Officer role of similar is essential within a manufacturing or engineering environment ideally. With the ability to complete the full training cycle and working knowledge of the Government Apprenticeship Scheme. You will have good experience of using both traditional and modern training methods and techniques. Excellent IT skills are required particularly MS Office proficiency. Any experience of working in the automotive industry would be advantageous but not essential.
This role would suit candidates with experience in the following roles: Training & Development Officer, Learning & Devleopment Advisor, L&D Advisor, Training Advisor, Training Officer, Training Coordinator, L&D Coordinator or similar.
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.