17 days old

Professional Development Mgr.

Wenger Manufacturing Inc.
Kansas City, Missouri 64153
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, Holidays

The Role: The Professional Development Mgr. is responsible for the career development of employees by identifying their areas of improvement and creating effective programs for Wenger. This job requires strong communication, interpersonal and team building skills to support the organization. Employees of Wenger Manufacturing will support our core values which include IntegrityIngenuity and Initiative.

Key Responsibilities


  • Establish an environment for employees that facilitates professional growth, competency, and proficiency.
  • Define the company’s professional development curriculum track, including components such as internal certifications.
  • Design, develop and implement performance-based evaluation methods.
  • Execute programs and processes geared toward building individual employee skills in accordance with their personal career goals and the organization’s business strategy.
  • Reviews evaluations of training courses, objectives and accomplishments.
  • Assesses effectiveness of training in terms of employee accomplishments and performance.
  • Consults with management on performance, organizational and leadership matters. Conducts needs assessments to determine measures required to enhance employee job performance and overall company performance.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications



  • Bachelor’s Degree in training and development or organizational development.
  • ATD Master Trainer Certificate or Master of Instructional Design Certificate.
  • Two (2) years experience training all levels of employees from skilled labor to professionals.
  • Keep proprietary and company information confidential in compliance with employee agreement.
  • Solid problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Self-motivated
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite and other related software.
  • Passing of drug/alcohol screening required.
  • Hold a valid driver’s license
  • If Office located in Kansas City-would require travel to Sabetha, KS approximately 2-3 days week.
  • Potential for domestic or international travel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree
  • SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or Sr. Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) credential
  • 10 years of experience in this field




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Kansas City, Missouri 64153

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