Associate II, Technical Training Instructor - QC Lab (Can be located in Portland or Oakland)

American Red Cross Portland, OR

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By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network?

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:
1. Implements, operates, designs, administers and/or documents technical training programs, practices and procedures, ensuring continuous improvement and current industry standards.
2. Assist with the establishment of goals and objectives for assigned functional area instruction. Conduct assessments of training activities, employee progress and course and trainer effectiveness as applicable.
3. May develop criteria for evaluating effectiveness and conducts training needs assessments.
4. Develop courses and tests using a variety of instructional strategies and applications as applicable. May be involved in vendor selection.
5. Maintain competency to perform all activities in assigned functional area as applicable.
6. Provide support, development and/or leadership guidance to all volunteers.

Individual contributor that works under limited supervision. Applies subject matter knowledge; requires capacity to understand specific needs or requirements to apply skills/knowledge.

Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and related experience required.
Experience: Minimum 3 years related technical experience required or in assigned functional area to include fully successful completion of most recent competency assessment, if applicable.

Skills and Abilities: Experience and education in instructional systems design or education may be required. Ability to work on a team. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proven ability to present information to groups of various sizes. Experience with Microsoft Office Suite or applicable software applications.

Travel: Available for regular travel which may extend for a period of time.

Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle or feel; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must be able to use fingers to grasp, move and manipulate small objects. The employee must use the stomach and lower back muscles to support the body for long periods without getting tired. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. The employee must have the ability to speak clearly so listeners can understand and understand the speech of another person. The work environment will consist of moderate noise (i.e. business office with computers, phones and printers, light traffic). The employee must have the ability to work in a small cubicle and have the ability to sit at a computer terminal for an extended period of times.

Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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