Diesel Instructor for Peterbilt Specific Training- Lisle, IL

Universal Technical Institute
Lisle, IL
Closing date
Jun 28, 2022

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**Eligible for $3K Sign on Bonus**Eligible for relocation assistanceOur Instructors work to change the world, one life at a time, by helping students reach their dreams through education. Our instructors provide coaching, technical expertise and encouragement while allowing students structured opportunities to develop their own proficiency. One should enjoy making connections and building rapport with others in a fast-paced, collaborative, hands-on environment.Effective presentation skills are vital in this role, as well as the ability to ensure Peterbilt standards and goals are met in a given timeframe. Therefore, planning and problem-solving skills are both essential for success in this position. The ideal candidate will also act with our students in mind, and establish and maintain effective relationships with students to gain their trust and respect.

Help students realize their dreams by organizing and delivering original equipment manufacturer (OEM) objectives in a clear, concise manner; maintaining an orderly, controlled, and safe environment for our students in classrooms and labsTests, evaluates, and communicates student performance in a timely and accurate manner according to and consistent with OEM direction and guidelines. Prepares, maintains, and obtains training aids, tools, and equipment for use in classroom and lab.Prepares, develops and/or updates curriculum from OEM, curriculum materials include but are not limited to facilitator guides, student workbooks, products and service manuals, online course materials, etc. Delivers prepared curriculum and related learning programs.Tests and evaluates student performance in a timely and accurate manner using proper documentation as per OEM direction and guidelines. Prepares weekly reports of activities as directed. Maintains continuous contact with OEM Managers confirming learning program related logistics and deliverables. Fiscally responsible for travel and course delivery expenses.Other duties as assigned.

Education / ExperienceHigh School Diploma/GED plus some post-secondary education required.Five years experience as a manufacturer specific technician (preferably Peterbilt) or fully qualified manufacturer specific instructor preferred. SkillsExcellent interpersonal communication skills both verbal and written.Problem solving and decision making skills, using good judgment and professionalismAbility to provide flexible and adaptable work schedules.Ability to transfer technical knowledge to students with a variety of learning styles.Ability to effectively use a wide variety of classroom delivery techniques.Ability to successfully coach as well as motivate students.AbilitiesMust be able to lift, carry, push, or pull up to 15 pounds or less 5% of the workdayMust be able stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl 5% or less of the workdayMust be able to talk, see, hear, concentrate, think, learn and reason for all of the workdayMust be able to sit and walk or otherwise move around for prolonged periods throughout the workday.Must be able to use a keyboard and do manual tasks for prolonged periods throughout the workday.Work EnvironmentWork is performed indoors in a climate-controlled environment.#LI-DE1#INS

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