Technical Trainer

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Job Description

Are you ready to rise to the challenge of climate change with the team that will deliver? Form Energy is a U.S. technology and manufacturing company that is developing and commercializing pioneering energy storage technologies to enable the electric grid to run on 100% renewable energy, every day of the year.

Supported by leading investors such as Breakthrough Energy Ventures, ArcelorMittal, TPG Rise, MIT’s The Engine, and others, we share a common belief that low-cost, multi-day energy storage is the key to enable tomorrow’s zero carbon electric grid. Driven by our core values of humanity, excellence, and creativity, we are deeply motivated and inspired to create a better world. We need talented, hardworking individuals who share our goal of tackling the challenge of climate change. Do you want to work with us today to build a better tomorrow?

Role Description

We are seeking a skilled and passionate Technical Trainer to join our team. You will be responsible for developing and delivering technical training programs to technicians, operators, and engineers in our manufacturing facility. This role plays a crucial part in enhancing the technical skills and knowledge of our stakeholders, ensuring they can effectively run our processes. This is an exciting opportunity to train others on novel production processes that will allow the efficient production of a ground-breaking battery!

This role will start in Eighty Four, PA and then transition to Weirton, WV in 2024 upon completion of our factory construction. Relocation assistance is available.

What you'll do:

  • Develop curriculum, incorporating it into training materials (manuals, presentations, e-learning modules, and hands-on exercises) that meet the needs of various audiences
  • Deliver in-person or virtual training for employees, ensuring training methods accommodate different learning styles
  • Evaluate and improve effectiveness of training sessions and track trainee progress, with safety as a top priority
  • Create and update documentation and knowledge bases
  • Continuously enhance your technical training expertise by developing your understanding of the subject matter and staying current with emerging trends and updates in the field

What you'll bring:

  • 5+ years’ experience in the training field or related area as a Technical Trainer (or related role); experience with Learning Management Systems (LMS) and e-learning tools is a plus
  • Familiarity training in an R&D, Manufacturing, or Production environment with safety as a top priority
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills; ability to project manage multiple training initiatives
  • Patient, adaptable, and enthusiastic about teaching technical concepts
  • Experience with technical support or customer service
  • Familiarity with adult learning principles
  • Availability to work shifts on an as-needed basis to accommodate the scheduling requirements of different trainee groups

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Humanity is a cornerstone of Form Energy’s culture, and we make sure our compensation and benefits reflect that. Form Energy offers competitive salaries, stock options, and a holistic benefits package to ensure all employees have what they need to thrive while working here.

When it comes to you and your family’s health, we cover 100% of medical, dental, and vision premiums for full-time employees - and 80% of healthcare premiums for dependents. This starts from day one. We also offer at least 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents (up to 20 weeks for birthing parents), and generous vacation policies to give employees time to recharge when needed.

To build a clean and equitable energy future, we need everyone at the table. We strive to form a team as diverse as the communities we will serve with our technology, and are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment for all employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply to our open jobs.

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