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Technical Training Manager

Location: Poughkeepsie, New york
Magnum Search Group has partnered with a leader in the in the construction equipment industry. We are in search of a Technical Training Manager to join their team in New York State. This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment with a strong potential for future growth and career advancement.
The ideal candidate is a talented individual with management experience and experience working on/with Construction Equipment.

This position can be based out of any of our five locations:
(Poughkeepsie NY, Bronx NY, Bloomingburg NY, Holtsville NY, or Newington CT) 
Reporting to the Director of Employee & Organizational Development, you would be responsible for the following:
Oversee technical training of technician workforce to improve performance and productivity
  • Identify technical training needs of individual technicians and the organization overall
  • Manage the development of Individual Learning Plans for technicians at all levels
  • Oversee planning and scheduling of technical training based on prioritization of needs
  • Manage the delivery of technical training through multiple sources
  • Personally deliver training as needed
Support on-going development of employees for growth and stability
  • Work with internal partners to evaluate on the job application of technical concepts
  • Manage and report on both quantitative and qualitative metrics for all technical training programs
  • Review and ensure that all equipment (electrical, electronics, mechanical, etc.) required for training is available

Manage the overall growth and maintenance of company as an industry leader/technical resource
  • Ensure all personnel are kept abreast of technological advances through New Product Updates and Introductions
  • Coordinate customer training by identifying training needs and ensuring delivery when appropriate
  • Work with Corporate Recruiter to establish a recruiting strategy and assist in technician recruitment
  • Work with Technical/Vocational schools to develop relationships to contribute to the technical recruitment effort

Staff and develop people
  • Build & maintain environment characterized by high productivity and high morale
  • Effectively manage employee performance
  • Develop people to consistently achieve or exceed job expectations
  • Management or supervisory experience
  • Strong Technical acumen and experience with Construction Equipment 
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks effectively, manage projects, and work with multiple stakeholders to assess needs and deliver solutions
  • Experience in design and delivery of training or management of the training function
  • Strong communication, presentation, writing, analysis, & organizational skills are required
  • Proficiency in PC use, including MS Office & ability to learn new PC applications is required
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to travel regularly (some overnight)
  • Competitive salary, plus bonus
  • Company car, cell phone, laptop
  • All fuel costs covered
  • Health Insurance  
  • Dental and Vision Coverage  
  • Paid vacation/Time Off  
  • 401k
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