Training Specialist

Health Plans Inc - Westborough, MA

The Training Specialist is responsible for enhancing the competencies of individual employees by supporting the design, development and delivery of training programs that will boost employee workplace performance in alignment with the Health Plans, Inc. core values.

Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):
• Train in a classroom setting, act in a supervisory role overseeing the direction of the class.
• Responding to individual needs and partnering with the management team to address issues.
• Responsible for coordinating training logistics regarding space and scheduling.
• Trains Customer Service Operations, though may be asked to assist in creating in-person or web-based trainings for partner departments.
• Support the overall knowledge of the Customer Service Operations Department by updating the applicable online knowledge bases.
• Provide training in both the Westborough, MA and Quincy, MA offices.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent work experience, preferably in the healthcare industry. Must have prior experience leading training groups using existing training materials. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team, be detailed, organized and able to prioritize tasks, work within timeframes and meet deadlines, recognize and maintain confidentiality, and communicate in a professional manner. Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel required.

Working Environment/Physical Demands:
The work environment characteristics and physical demands described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the duties of this job. The noise level in the work environment is moderate. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk, speak, or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands or feel or handle items as well as reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand.

Reasonable Accommodation:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.

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