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Learning and Development Specialist in Houston, TX at Crawford Electric Supply

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

Learning and Development Specialist

In 1990 Crawford Electric Supply opened its first store in Dallas, Texas and began a tradition of excellence. Within five years of opening, the store was ranked #1 in the twin city market. Crawford has grown from one location and six associates to 30 locations across Texas and Louisiana and more than 750 associates. Over the last 25 years, Crawford Electric has lived up to, and exceeded, its motto of 'Whatever it Takes!' Crawford is a subsidiary of Sonepar USA.

The Training Coordinator will be responsible for employee and management training programs for all Crawford locations. This position will consult with management regarding training needs of the organization, coordinate with outside vendors as necessary and ensure that all employees are aware of training opportunities and requirements.


  • Coordinate internal training, SoneparEDU, program (LMS), run reports and work with Marketing to promote the site and increase usage
  • Assist in the launch of New Branch Openings to ensure training of new Associates
  • Coordinate Eclipse training company wide
  • Identify internal and external training programs to address competency gaps, including finding or creating training materials
  • Develop current workforce through training initiatives and career path planning
  • Create Development Plans and Career Maps for all Associates
  • Coordinate management’s specified training in order to help employees improve, maintain and/or learn new skills
  • Monitor/Test/Report on training activities including determining the impact of training on employee skills
  • Maintain employee training records and generate reports for management
  • Liaison for all product training company wide
  • Oversee Sales Development Training Program to include recruiting at Colleges for Sales Trainees


  • College degree
  • Minimum of 3-5 years corporate training including development/instructional design and LMS
  • Professional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Position requires occasional travel
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Detail Oriented and ability to multitask

Benefits include:
401K Plan, Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Discounts and more.

EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran

Business Unit: Crawford