Training and Development Manager, Instructional System Design Team Lead

Training and Development Manager, Instructional System Design Team Lead (Fully remote position; preferred location near Washington D.C.)CONSTANT is currently seeking Training and Development Managers, Instruction System Designer Team Leads to oversee the design and development of educational courses for FEMA Qualification System (FQS) Training. The Training and Development Manager shall have experience and be responsible for the course development, up to and including final production online or as in-person course.This Is What You’ll DoProvide leadership and guidance to members of the Instructional System Design Team.Work with other course SMEs to develop the plan of instruction, course content and ensure final course product meets expectations of the SME, cadre and FQS requirements.Facilitate the FEMA course evaluation and course design effectiveness, including the piloting phase of course development.Ensure the course meets 508 compliance and all other requirements by FEMA for course production.Apply expertise in conducting learning needs analyses and design and develop practical learning solutions rapidly using the latest innovations in instructor-led and virtual instructor-led online, mobile, and social learning while also supporting key technology projects to organize and delivery training content in a highly integrated and cohesive manner.Handle supervisory duties as assigned, leverage available industry recognized content in earning and development service offerings, and make recommendations that align with the effective and efficient use of resources to deliver practical solutions.Collaborate and share best practices in the design and development of learning programs and apply sound instructional design principles, processes, and methodologies .Implement and integrate new and existing learning technologies and delivery methods, including ILT, vILT, online learning, Webcasts, mobile, social, video, microlearning, and authoring tools.Identify the most appropriate methods to maximize learning and user engagement.Manage day-to-day curriculum and program management activities. QualificationsTo be considered for the position, you must meet the following requirements:Possess 4 or more years’ experience in instructional system design and a BA/BS degree or MA/MS degree. Typically, can perform all functional duties independently.Have previous experience either leading or managing a team.Ability to pass and maintain a Federal Government background check (or security clearance – Public Trust).Experience with FEMA training course development and design and an understanding of FEMA roles and responsibilities.U.S. CitizenLocation, Compensation & BenefitsRemote anywhere in the U.S. preferably near the Washington D.C. areaCompetitive compensation is based on the capability of the candidate.Comprehensive benefits package that includes:Healthcare (for California or stipend)DentalEmployee Assistance Program “EAP” (company paid)401(k) with Generous Employer MatchTen (10) Paid HolidaysPaid Time OffAFLAC Critical Illness, Hospital, Accident PlansVolunteer Paid Time OffProfessional DevelopmentWork From Home StipendLife and AD&D Insurance (company paid)Long Term Disability (company paid)About UsOur mission is to make this world a safer place. CONSTANT is an award-winning disaster and crisis management consulting firm. We bring a tenured history of helping clients across all levels of government and the private sector prepare for catastrophic disasters and acts of terrorism. We have an enviable client base that spans private and public sectors – from federal, state, and local government agencies to the world of entertainment.Upgrade your career with CONSTANT. We do work that matters, that has the potential to save lives, and that makes a difference. You’ll work with people who not only embody professionalism and excellence but know how to have fun and bring a strong sense of team. We believe that the health of our company is directly attributed to the common belief in our mission, the embodiment of our core values, and our contribution to the greater fabric of the communities that we serve. We are deeply committed to product excellence and superior customer service, providing a platform for our employees to thrive and prosper. Learn more about CONSTANT here: www.constantassociates.com.CONSTANT is certified as an 8(a) and Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race; ethnicity; religion; gender; age; national origin; marital status; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; family responsibilities; matriculation; physical or mental disabilities; source of income; political affiliation; genetic information; status as a protected veteran; place of residence or business; or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. If you are interested in applying for employment with CONSTANT and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for the position, please call (386) 888-8327. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis. CONSTANT is a federal contractor supporting veteran candidates.CONSTANT is also a Great Place To Work certified organization. https://www.greatplacetowork.com/certified-company/7025083We are an E-Verify participating employer.DisclaimerThis job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.