Trainer in Holbrook, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 1/5/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Holbrook, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Company Description

Since time began, the earth’s been a generous contributor to people’s well-being. We haven’t been around quite that long, but The Nature’s Bounty Co. has been enriching lives of consumers around the world for more than 70 years. And before we even got started, the world was developing our motivation: Nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health.

Through our years, we’ve been a leader in health and wellness with our innovative products and solutions. We put science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business—that’s why The Nature’s Bounty Co. brands are some of the most trusted in the world. We’re a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition, and ethical beauty products.

We’re also a great place to work, with excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture. If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Job Description

The Operations Trainer is responsible for spearheading needs assessment, design and development, deployment, delivery and evaluation of all on-site operations training programs.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Partner with business leads to understand current systems and processes and how they affect/impact the people and products to determine training gaps.
  • Create a Skills Matrix for the site to reflect core knowledge and skills required by level and function.
  • Based on identified gaps and consistent with business objectives, create a training and development strategy for the site (includes deployment plan).
  • Work with Subject Matter Experts to design and develop training interventions to address identified gaps.
  • Establish a Packaging Curriculum – to address training needs of all levels (both role and skills).
  • Design and embed a variety of blended learning methods in all training programs, to be implemented before, during and after the training event, that will promote application of new learning back on the job.
  • Establish a training activities monitoring and evaluation system (includes tracking and reporting system)
  • Coach Functional Subject Matter Experts/Local Trainers in the application of sound Instructional Design and Adult Learning theory to enable them to participate in the process of creating and delivering effective training.
  • Coordinate with Organizational Development and Training Team to ensure standardization of core content, training processes and delivery methodologies.

Job Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience developing functional training solutions in areas such as; Manufacturing, Packaging and/or Supply Chain
  • Successfully implemented blended learning solutions
  • Ability to work in a challenging, fast paced and rewarding environment, while demonstrating effective consultancy and collaboration skill
  • Demonstrable evidence of ability to partner with business functions to develop training solutions that provide measurable business impact
  • Sound understanding of Adult Learning Paradigms and be able to convey the rationale for specific training interventions to Functional Subject Matter Experts
  • Excellent communication, presentation and facilitation skills at all levels
  • Excellent planning, organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Proficiency with the following software/technologies preferred: MS Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel), Articulate, Articulate Storyline and Webex
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.
  • Must be able to lift, stand, climb, and bend as necessary within a distribution center environment.
  • Must be able to work in varying temperatures (heat and cold) and dust.
  • Successfully implemented blended learning solutions
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field preferred
  • Certification such as ASTD (American Society for Training and Development) preferred
  • Military experience a plus

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.

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