Trainer - II

Date: Aug 24, 2023

Location: Paris, IL, US, 61944

Company: North American Lighting

Job Summary

Who We Are 

North American Lighting Inc., member of the Koito Group of Companies, is the largest tier one automotive exterior lighting manufacturer in North America. As the market share leader in exterior automotive lighting, NAL provides advanced lighting technology, engineering design expertise, and state-of-the-art production capabilities to auto makers based in North America and around the world.  


Our Opportunity 

North American Lighting (NAL) is looking for a Trainer - II to join our team. The ideal candidate will conduct manufacturing-related training activities within assigned manufacturing facility; develops new training programs, methods, and materials; and updates current programs to reflect the most recent process changes and/or developments. They may lead and/or direct the work of other employees. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Your Priorities 

  • Trains manufacturing facility employees on company’s production processes and related topics. 
  • Conducts “train-the-trainer” sessions for supervisors, managers, and other trainers, as needed. 
  • Analyzes performance improvement needs through individual interviews, focus groups and surveys, as well as by working with the management teams at their assigned facility. 
  • Creates training programs for identified gaps in employee skills, knowledge, and behavior. 
  • Modifies content and materials for existing training programs, including participant manuals, job aids, and instructor guides. 
  • Monitors effectiveness and usability of instructional media elements developed, reports areas of weakness in media or media development processes, and recommends areas for improvement. 


Your Background 

  • HS Diploma or GED, plus 8 years of related manufacturing and/or training experience OR
  • Associate's Degree in a Manufacturing, Organizational Development, or a related discipline, plus 5 to 8 years of related manufacturing and/or training experience OR
  • Bachelor's Degree in a Manufacturing, Organizational Development, or related discipline, plus 2 to 4 years of related manufacturing and/or training experience. 


Prior experience conducting training sessions in a manufacturing environment is preferred. 

At North American Lighting

Team Member Benefits 

World class health insurance plans 

Award winning 401k plan 

Relocation assistance 

Paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays, etc) 

Supplier discounts (wireless, computer, vehicle, etc.) 

Company sponsored wellness program including gym reimbursement 

Diversity at NAL: 

The mission of NAL’s Diversity Committee is to facilitate NAL’s ongoing and continuing efforts to foster a culture and atmosphere of mutual respect, for the benefit of all Team Members from different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities that represent our communities. 

You can learn more about NAL and our opportunities at 

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, and veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Requisition ID: 14140

Location: Paris Plant 

Nearest Major Market: Decatur