Technical Trainer

  • Detroit Engineered Products
  • La Porte, TX
  • Jan 22, 2024
Full time, Contractor

Job Description

Description:

  • Provides customer specific training to dealership technicians in the following areas: Late model electronics, powertrain, OEM scan tools, engine, passive restraint system, auto/manual transmission, pre-delivery inspection, steering/suspension, basic electrical, engine performance, basic fuel injection, AC, antilock brakes and other areas as expertise grows.
  • Manage training schedule.
  • Deliver instructor-led technical training courses to Dealer and Fleet Technicians, corporate personnel at Technical Training Centers and mobile locations
  • Prepare for and maintain the highest-level of technical proficiency in all Skill Areas
  • Manage individual course registration and roster processing
  • Maintain the operational integrity of training vehicles for classroom activities
  • Utilize all available resources to maintain the highest level of technical proficiency
  • Assist with the organization and functionality of special tools, hand tools, classrooms for usage, course hardware and components, diagnosis equipment and software updates
  • Monitor and maintain seat fill
  • Provide feedback to Training Development Team
  • Support Course Development Team if/when required
  • Coordinate new model launch training together with Business Center needs
  • Analyze data and communicate with BC and dealers on the specific training required for each dealer to complete "Dealer Standards ".
  • Monitor progress towards Dealer Standards and coordinate course offerings with dealer needs.
  • Follow-up with dealers to ensure attendance at necessary courses
  • Council with new Service Managers to help them understand and utilize technical training for the benefit of the dealership
  • Conduct (as needed) Curriculum Planning Meeting with all Service Managers

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred or equivalent experience.
  • Technical knowledge of automotive components and systems
  • Ability to interact effectively with various personality types
  • Strong communication skills- written, verbal and platform
  • Ability to multi task and work in a rapid paced environment
  • Familiarity and ease with office automation programs (Power Point, Excel, Word, etc.)