Xcel Energy Technical Instructor/Senior Technical Instructor Job in Henderson, Colorado

Location(s): CO - Henderson

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

Xcel Energy has an exciting opportunity for a Lineman Technical Instructor or Senior Technical Instructor to join our team in Henderson, Colorado.

The successful candidate will be placed in this job family based on their qualifications. The description below reflects the responsibilities for the Technical Instructor. Higher levels within this job family may have additional responsibilities.

Position Summary

Provide professional safety/technical training on topics related to energy production/delivery. Utilize systematic approach to training to develop and maintain training materials. Develop evaluation instruments and collect trainee and stakeholder feedback for program improvements. Position may require extended periods of time at the customer site.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Implement the systematic approach to training process to deliver training.

  • Provide support to training process unique to electrical training including customer contacts to represent Safety and Technical Training services.

  • Meet continuing technical, professional and instructional requirements by adhering to a self-development plan.

  • Fully utilize business processes (scorecard, marketing strategies, manufacturing-analysis, design, development, delivery and evaluation) project management, and daily management.

  • Consult with customer to identify business needs and objectives. Provide customer contact for training services, products and programs.

  • Design effective instruments and perform statistical analysis to evaluate overall effectiveness.

  • Coordinate and facilitate special projects.

Technical Instructor Minimum Requirements

  • Associates or Bachelors degree in Engineering, Safety, Education or technical field related to the subject(s) in which the individual will provide instruction is preferred, or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent technical knowledge is required (specialized trade school, instructor certification, military training, journeyman training).

  • Minimum of 3 years practical experience in technical field (Journeyman Lineman and/or substation experience preferred).

  • Must have strong communication and presentation skills.

  • Must know and apply OSHA/safety and environmental practices to industry standards.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to effectively use Microsoft Office applications.

Senior Technical Instructor Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Safety, Education, or technical field related to the subject(s) in which the individual will provide instruction is preferred, or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge (specialized trade school, instructor certification, military training, journeyman training) is required.

  • Minimum 5 years of training experience.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills are required.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of adult learning principles.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to effectively use Microsoft Office applications.

Preferred

Journeyman Lineman or substation experience


As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: CO - Henderson || CO - Henderson || United States (US) || Utilities and Corporate Servic || 42456:Field Safety and Training PSCo || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 8657

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com