Technical Trainer

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EUR33000 - EUR34000 per annum
31 Aug 2016
28 Sep 2016
Niamh Rooney
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Valeo is the world's leading provider of driving assistance systems to automotive manufacturers. Valeo Vision Systems (VVS), located in Tuam Co. Galway, is Valeo's automated parking and computer vision research hub. From being first to market in Europe with rear camera and surround view systems to producing next-generation vision systems and autonomous driving products, Valeo Vision Systems has long been at the cutting edge of development in automotive vision applications.

Valeo Tuam specialise in the design and manufacture of advanced Driver Assistance Systems including Rear View Cameras, Surround View and Camera Monitoring Systems. Our applications include Pedestrian Detection, Cross Traffic Alert and Automated Parking.


The APU (Autonomous Production Unit) Process & Methods Technical Trainer is responsible for coordination and the technical training for the 4 types of techs (Test, Process, Debug and Maintenance). The role will coordinate and develop the technical support team, to deliver a robust and proactive pool of highly trained technicians to support the APU (Autonomous Production Unit).


*Coordinate annual training needs assessment process in conjunction with Supervisors
*Coordinate the attendance of Technicians on Valeo Group Training in specified timeframe
*Coordination and implementation of the Technician Training Modular Structure and identification of the new essential training modules
*Identification of the trainers & experts for each training module
*Supporting design of individual training modules, quizzes, accessories and systematic scheduling training sessions
*Create and update training plan for new hired and existing techs
*Follow up the progress and review the learning curve of each individual. Coordinate 4 types of Technician (Test, Process, Debug and Maintenance)
*Delivering individual / group training sessions and facilitate the vendor training
*Review training requests from Technician/ Engineer groups as the effect of unexpected DT or technical issues. Create short/long time reaction training plan to cover training gaps.
*Create and administration of Technician Wikipedia Page: Create new Best Know Method lesson posts, Training Videos etc.
*Create New Work Instruction, Procedures or QC documents for Technician group
*Review CV's and facilitate Technician interviews
*Review, verification and assessment of Senior Technician role application
*Propose, justify and submit annual training budget
*Interaction with supplier, negotiation of the quotation and create justification for external vendor training
*Support and represent where required the TS, V5000 and Customer audits from the training and maintenance perspective
*Involvement in project to improve line efficiency's and product quality, in conjunction with the Technician Team Leader
*Support Health & Safety training: Manual Handling, Lock Out Tag Out, Sprinkler System etc.
*Liaise closely with HR Training and Development Dept, attending regular meetings

*Degree/Diploma in Electronics / Computer Engineering or Equivalent
*Experience in document writing is required, i.e. procedures, specifications, reports, etc.
*Must have excellent debug and problem solving skills.
*2 Years Experience within Electronics Manufacturing Environment (ideally Automotive Electronics) would be beneficial.
*Experience in training methods and presentation skills would be beneficial.
*Experience in maintenance and equipment repair would be beneficial.
*Experience in IT / IS technologies and systems would be beneficial.
*Experience with Vision based products/applications would be beneficial.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Niamh Rooney - or call 093 44718

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