Rush University Medical Center  Training Specialist - Environmental Services - Full Time in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title: Training Specialist - Environmental Services - Full Time

Department: Environmental Services

Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)


Job Number: 2018-3274

Job Description:

Are you interested in joining a leading health care organization?

Join Rush University Medical Center!

We are seeking a dynamic Training Specialist to join our Environmental Services department at Rush University Medical Center!

This is a Full Time position

80 hours every two weeks, benefit-eligible

Position Highlights:

Under the direction of the Manager of EVS creates curriculum and associated end-user and facilitator training. Conducts training classes with a high level of knowledge, skill and ability, resulting in high trainee satisfaction and ability to apply new knowledge in their work environment. E xemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

Position Responsibilities

  • Develops EVS focused curriculum, and creates course catalogs using various templates and evaluates training needs.

  • Ensure effective facilitation; training staff on various job related topics.

  • Creates learning library (repository of trainings) for recycling and measurement.

  • Leads training activities in a collaborative manner; coach and give constructive feedback to participants.

  • Creates On-Line tutorials for all EVS users.

  • Create and track Proficiency Assessments for all learning participants.

  • Updates relevant learning manuals as they pertain to upgrades and workflow changes

  • Other duties as assigned and/or required.

Position Qualifications Include :

  • Bachelor's degree, in related field preferred, with some adult education and instructional design experience required

  • Minimum of one years’ experience in healthcare, environmental services, or other related industry required

  • Excellent skills in writing, editing, and proofreading of material for clarity, accuracy, and conciseness

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel) and with SnagIt in order to design and implement curriculum

  • Experience in the creation of Proficiency Assessments and On-Line tutorials

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills in order to interact with various groups and outside departments or vendors.

  • Familiarity with and ability to use Epic or similar software program preferred.

  • An understanding of adult learning theories and ability to incorporate them into class design and delivery required

  • Ability to train multiple team members.

  • Must possess the ability to multi-task, work independently and have excellent organizational skills.

Company Highlights :

  • Rush's new14-story hospitalis the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, an ongoing effort to build new facilities, renovate existing buildings and adopt new technology.

  • Rush University Medical Center is a four time Magnet facility located in Chicago, IL

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.