For Earth for Life

Instructional Design Specialist

Markham, ON

Kubota Canada Ltd. (KCL) is currently seeking a full time Instructional Design Specialist to join its team in Markham, Ontario.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Conduct needs assessment and task analysis with subject matter experts using sound design principles to identify and define potential learning strategies and solutions
  • Responsible for the creation of full cycle design, development and evaluation of learning assets for both eLearning and instructor-led solutions in the Articulate 360 and Creative Cloud suites
  • Determine training requirements, taking input from Service and Engineering, Sales and Marketing personnel, Kubota Dealers and product suppliers/vendors
  • Determine training requirements from dealers and suppliers in terms of content, duration, certification requirements
  • Provide reports on progress/success of current training courses
  • Review alternative methods and their suitability to KCL requirements
  • Work collaboratively with internal business units and their subject matter experts to develop, produce and deliver learning solutions across independent, instructor-led and blended modalities, that apply the concepts of adult learning and instructional design
  • Set up, organize and launch training courses for KCL personnel and KCL dealer training
  • Administer and manage daily operation and functions of the Kubota University

  • Diploma/university degree in a related discipline
  • Adult education, training management, or instructional design accreditation is an asset
  • Background with engines/agriculture/construction and turf equipment industry is an asset
  • Experience as a trainer, instructional design, and organizing of training schools
  • Experience in selling, marketing and business procedures
  • Experience in the equipment industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Bilingual (English/French) preferred
  • Problem solving aptitude
  • Negotiation skills
  • Excellent computer skills and fluency – PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite< software, Video editing, LMS, and on-line fluency

If you are interested in applying for the position, please email a cover letter and resume to by February 26, 2021.

Our people are our greatest asset. So when you join the Kubota team, you get comprehensive benefits, a healthy work/life balance, unbeatable company culture and a chance to do good in your community. If you’re looking for a career that inspires you to grow professionally and personally, we want to hear from you. It’s an exciting time to be here.

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