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Training Specialist: Baton Rouge

Posted: 3/15/2019

Published: Mar 15, 2019

Are you “corporate cool” and looking for something more than just a career? Are you a member service superstar with a great attitude and an excellent work ethic? If so, you’re in luck—we may be looking to add someone just like YOU to the Pelican State Credit Union team! At Pelican, we’ve been a big, happy family for over 60 years. Since opening our doors in 1956, we’ve become one of the largest credit unions in Louisiana. With 15 locations, over 250 employees and over 50,000 members across the country, our love for our credit union members and our communities just keeps growing and we want YOU to be part of it! 

Pelican State Credit Union is searching for a passionate self-starter to join our Training Team. This Full-Time Training Specialist is directly responsible for developing and delivering training to our new and current team members. They will be one of the very first people our new team members will see and should exemplify the culture that has earned us the honor of being named one of the Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge for five years in a row! A positive attitude, a passion for developing others, and a heart for service are imperative for joining our team in this role! We rely on our Training Specialists to design, prepare, update, and conduct training on a wide array of topics for all new frontline and current employees including Tellers, MSRs, Branch Specialists, Assistant Branch Managers, and Branch Managers. They must determine ongoing training needs and schedule them appropriately based on feedback from Managers. This may include, but is not limited to, On-The-Job training, refresher training, products training, and policies and procedures training. Our Training Specialist should be a team player who is able to develop strong relationships and work closely with all Credit Union Departments. 

Our ideal candidate is a strong, effective communicator who is comfortable with public speaking and is able to travel up to 20% of the time to local and remote branches as training needs dictate. All candidates who wish to be considered must have a high school diploma or equivalent, 3-5 combined years of financial institution experience to include teller, sales, and lending functions, and prior experience conducting classroom training and/or seminar/workshops. Additionally, a 2-year college degree in a related field or completion of specialized course of study at a business school is required. An additional 2-years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of education. 

Do you have what it takes? If you believe you have the personality, drive, and attitude to join our award-winning team, we want to talk to you! Come let us show you why we were voted one of the Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge for FIVE years in a row! As a full-time Pelican employee, you are eligible for tons of amazing benefits including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, and a tuition reimbursement program. On top of all of this you get:

  • 14 Paid holidays
  • 401K with 5% company contribution and up to 5% employer match
  • Vacation cash-ins
  • Unlimited coffee…and so much more! 

With benefits like these, it’s no wonder we were named one of Greater Baton Rouge Business Report’s Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge for the past five years in a row! 

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