Learning & Development Specialist

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Job description

Our client is seeking a Learning and Development Specialist to work on a 6-months assignment within their facilities located in Calgary, AB.


  • Provide Instructional Design consultation and support to a project learning team
  • Creation and development of learning and training materials under direction of the Learning Advisor
  • Works in collaboration with subject matter experts within the project team
  • Providing guidance to team members


  • Is considered a fully qualified learning and development specialist specializing in Instructional Design
  • Gathers SME (Project Team Member and Business Stakeholder) input and to analyze existing content, target audience demographics, job tasks, and learner environments to identify learning objectives for courses
  • Takes the lead in developing learning materials - Facilitator Guides, Participant Guides, PowerPoint presentations
  • Works in various applications to create materials
  • Organizing and overseeing Quality Assurance of final materials to ensure all program
  • Documents are properly developed
  • Strong knowledge of instructional design methodologies, adult learning principles, human behavior and performance, methods for curriculum and training design and the measurement of training effectiveness are a requirement