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Safety Instructor and Facilitator

Idaho National Laboratory

Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 2 - 5 years
Date Posted: August 10, 2022
Reference Code: 18167
Does a career focused on changing the world's energy future intrigue you? If so, we might have just the opportunity you're looking for!
Idaho National Laboratory's (INL) Learning Facilitation and Evaluation Group is seeking forward-thinking professionals interested in exploring a career as an instructor! This is a two-year project hire position.
Our team works an on site 4x10 schedule located at our WCB facility with every Friday off!
Responsibilities Include:
The role of this position is focused on facilitating and instructing safety training in the following areas: environmental safety and health, lock and tagout, electrical safety, radiological work, hoisting and rigging, aerial lift/forklift, and other general industry safety.
The incumbent must have a high degree of experience in one of the functional areas but does not need to have technical knowledge in all the functional areas listed above.
However, priority will be given to candidates with experience and knowledge in multiple functional areas.
The instructor will teach both in a physical classroom as well as in a virtual environment (i.e., using a platform such as Adobe Connect, Microsoft Teams etc.).
Class sizes can range from working with an employee 1-on-1 to a virtual class of 30 employees. The average classroom size is between 12 and 16 employees.
INL Training Services is embarking on a two-year initiative to optimize training programs and associated courses. This effort will apply research-supported design principles to streamline and increase value density of our courses.
The length of this position is for the life cycle of the optimization project which is minimum of two years.
This position free ups time for current facilitators/instructors to be able to spend more time optimizing course materials.
The incumbent's office will be located at our Willow creek Building in Idaho Falls Idaho. However, travel to deliver training to the different site locations at the INL will be necessary.
The main roles of this position are as follows: Facilitator/Instructor, Course Point of Contact, Performance Evaluator, INL Learning Services Team Member.


Minimum Requirements:
Level 2/3 - Bachelor's Degree plus 2-5 years relevant experience or 10-13 years relevant experience in lieu of a degree. Relevant degree in technical or business field.
Relevant experience includes, but is not limited to, work in the fields listed below:
  • instructing/facilitating safety, industrial, or professional business training
  • environmental safety and health,
  • lockout and tagout (LOTO),
  • electrical safety,
  • radiation worker,
  • hoisting and rigging,
  • and other general industry safety
Job Information
  • Salary Grade: GRADE 180/190
  • Chosen applicants are required to show a demonstrated commitment to valuing diversity and contributing to an inclusive working environment.
  • TDP: This is a testing designated position; you will be required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen and periodic drug testing throughout the term of your employment.
  • Multi-Level: This is a multi-level posting and the selected candidate will be placed at the appropriate level dependent on depth and breadth of proven experience and skills.
INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 5,000 scientists, researchers, and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and development technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security, and environmental missions.
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INL Mission
Our mission is to discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure.

INL Vision
Our vision is to change the world's energy future and secure our nation's critical infrastructure.

Selective Service Requirements
To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). For more information see www.sss.gov.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Women and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply.

COVID Safety Protocols
As a condition of employment, Idaho National Laboratory will inquire about COVID vaccination status and expects candidates to comply with all required COVID safety protocols, including mask-wearing as applicable.

Idaho National Laboratory has implemented a required vaccination policy effective immediately requiring that all new hires must be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, unless exempt under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, or other applicable state or federal law. In accordance with Idaho National Laboratory's duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, we are adopting this policy to safeguard the health of our employees and their families, our customers and visitors, and the community at large from infectious diseases that may be reduced by vaccinations.
Reasonable Accommodation
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Other Information
When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.
INL does not accept resumes from third party vendors unsolicited.
Benefits, Salary, and Relocation
We have an extremely competitive salary structure and phenomenal benefits. For more information, please visit: https://www.inl.gov/careers/benefits-overview/
About this Employer‍

Part of the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s complex of national laboratories, INL performs work in each of the strategic goal areas: energy, national security, science & environment. INL is the nation’s leading center for nuclear energy research & development.