Training & Assessment Specialist


Training & Assessment Specialist

JOB TYPE | Permanent, Full-Time, Year-Round
LOCATION | Blackfalds, Alberta
CLOSING DATE | Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at Noon
START DATE | As soon as possible

Position Summary

Eagle Builders is western Canadas leader in precast concrete construction. We are a growing organization and have identified the need for a Training & Assessment Specialist to join our team to assist in continued growth and retention.

The ideal candidate will be a collaborative individual with strong initiative that can develop, deliver, and maintain a pre-employment program, as well as provide continuous input to the training and onboarding process and on-going training in the shop, yard, and field. You will be responsible for working with multiple departments to gather information to create a series of pre-employment training sessions, including instructional presentations as well as hands-on training and simulated activities. Must have excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills with a zest for engaging and motivating others.

Job Descriptions

  • Initiate in-house pre-employment program, educate, and assess employees competency, ability and personality to liaise with applicable parties to determine appropriate fit for the company
  • Collaborate with Department Managers/Safety/Foremen/Human Resources to define required components of a pre-employment training & assessment program
  • Build a solid understanding of Eagle Builders operations in the Shop, Yard, and Field to create assessment and training content for a variety of positions/departments
  • Leading new hires/potential hires through the pre-employment program, which will include instruction and assessment of attendees
  • Ongoing assessment and development of in-house pre-employment program
  • Continued support and training for new and existing employees


  • Previous experience and understanding of the construction industry
  • Previous experience with developing, implementing, training, and evaluating
  • Ability to connect with people, motivate and inspire them with a goal of achieving results
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to speak in front of groups
  • Creativity and problem-solving skills to identify performance gaps and develop training solutions to address organizational priorities


  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point)
  • Attentive to detail, organized and able to meet deadlines under pressure
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Adept with a variety of multimedia training platforms and methods
  • Ability to evaluate and research training options and alternatives
  • Ability to design and implement effective training and development
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • A valid drivers license with reliable transportation
  • Minimum of 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Saturday as needed
  • Must be available to work flexible hours and over-time when required
  • Local to central Alberta or willing to relocate to central Alberta
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada. Currently, we are unable to sponsor international candidates.

What Eagle Builders Offers

  • A welcoming, supportive, and dedicated work environment that is proud of its diversity, equality, and inclusion of its employees.
  • Personality and behaviour assessments to maximize individual and team effectiveness, productivity, and job satisfaction.
  • Opportunity for continued growth and advancement withing the company.
  • Employee Recognition and Appreciation Programs
  • Employee Appreciation Events |Ex: Spring BBQ, Slow Pitch Tournament, Christmas Party
  • Competitive employee benefits
  • Experience based hourly pay
  • Overtime pay after 8 hours day/44 hours a week.
  • 6% vacation pay to start and statutory holiday pay.
  • Guaranteed every Sunday off and Statutory Holidays.

How to Apply

We are a growing company with many opportunities which means your resume is distributed to multiple departments for review. We thank all applicants for their interest in Eagle Builders.
Eagle Builders LP

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