Training Specialist Cambridge , ON


Do you enjoy finding ways to help others master a new topic or take their skills to a new level? Do you want to be part of an organization that is growing beyond its traditional public library and art gallery roots to become a broad-based cultural organization?Idea Exchange is seeking a talented Training Specialist for our Queen’s Square location. Does this sound like you? Read on!

As a Training Specialist you will be responsible for the identification, planning, delivery and evaluation of staff training in areas such as new technologies, web services and reference and circulation services.

The successful candidate will also be responsible for designing and updating documentation and training materials in a variety of formats, including video, online and paper formats. You will also be part of our innovative Information Services team, providing service to the public.

To be qualified for the role, you will have a Masters of Library and Information Science or are an MLIS student who expects to complete their degree requirements or graduate by September 2020.2 years’ member services/ information experience working in a library setting will be a preference.

This is a full-time contract position from starting in June 2020 for 12 to 18 months, where you will work approximately 70 hours in a bi-weekly period. The position may require work from multiple branch locations within Cambridge. Evening and weekend work may be required.

If you think you are up to the task, please apply by April 9, 2020 to:

Megan Lynn, HR Manager
Idea Exchange
1 North Square, Cambridge, Ontario, N1S 2K6

Please quote “#20-14x Training Specialist” in your email

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Please note that this position is open to internal and external candidates. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. A vulnerable police records check and/or criminal background check may be required as a condition of employment depending on the nature of the position.

Closes: 10 April, 2020

Idea Exchange
Cambridge , ON