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Learning Officer (Temporary 12-month contract)


Mississauga, ON, CA, KKt

Req ID:  32941

Status: Temporary 12-month contract

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree

Location: Etobicoke, ON

Shifts(s): Days

Travel: Yes- 10%

Deadline to Apply: June 14, 2021



BE THE GENERATION to help build a brighter tomorrow.

At Ontario Power Generation (OPG), our values are our strengths. They are fundamental truths about us that don’t change. Safety. Integrity. Excellence. People and Citizenship.  We operate a diverse portfolio of generation assets including nuclear, hydroelectric and solar, and offer challenging and unique work opportunities. BE THE GENERATION to power tomorrow.




Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is looking for dynamic, strategic and results-driven professional to join our team in the temporary role of Learning Officer based in Etobicoke, ON.


Reporting to the Senior Officer Training Technology, the Learning Officer role is key to supporting OPG's enterprise-wide Asset Suite 9 (AS9) system upgrade project. This critical role is responsible for developing and maintaining module training project plans, collaborating with Stakeholders, Subject Matter Experts and Process Leads. The Learning Officer is also responsible for delivering training solutions that may include instructor led training demo sessions (virtual), job aids, self-study training guides, and training video creation in programs such as Camtasia and/or Articulate. The role will also requires a working knowledge of SAP SuccessFactors Learning modules


This is an exciting opportunity to work in an environment where you will contribute to OPG’s public outreach, engagement and education efforts as part of the company’s commitment to growing its social license.



Within the context of the Asset Suite 9 system upgrade project the Learning Officer will:


  • Act as learning contact and advisor to support development, learning and training needs (leadership behaviours, technology and systems) to meet business needs, and performance outcomes.
  • Plan, organize and conduct needs analysis/assessments including job and task analysis in order to recognize skill and/or knowledge gaps. Explore existing and alternative means of meeting the defined requirements. This may including external sources, internal programs, on-the-job development, job rotations, counselling, job redesign, special assignments etc.
  • Develop, design, revise, and approve training, including systems, materials and lesson plans for training participants; define learning objectives, develop program model, program methods, material and content including evaluation methods and measures of success. Test the appropriateness of the program with the selected population. Implement and evaluate the program effectiveness. Consult Supervisor or delegate to ensure alignment with training objectives.
  • Provide subject matter expertise (SME) related to training technologies, instructional methodologies and discipline specific knowledge.  Partner with vendors to update/build programs to meet defined business requirements.
  • Partner in the development of learning and training needs to support job proficiencies and business performance. Develop deep knowledge of, and optimize, existing learning assets to curate content and provide guidance to Human Resources Business Partners (HRBPs) and the business on targeted learning solutions.
  • Maintain learning/training programs in learning management system(s), as applicable.
  • Maintain working knowledge and application of relevant adult learning theories, business concepts, business acumen, leadership tools and industry trends where such supports business learning objectives.
  • Keep informed on developments in training technology and human resources management issues.



  • Successful completion of a 4-year university degree in a related field.
  • Course training and knowledge in Adult Learning, Training & Development, eLearning, are considered an asset.



  • Minimum 6 years of progressive experience; focus in training and development with strong experience and exposure in adult learning;
  • Previous experience working for a highly regulated industry such as; utilities, energy, mining, oil & gas, manufacturing, health care, telecommunications, financial services or public sector
  • Consultative approach, expertise in designing, developing, implementing and facilitating training programs; expertise in conducting training needs analysis, design & development of appropriate solutions as well as the implementation of training solutions and evaluation.
  • Strong presentation and group facilitation skills, comfortable delivering learning programs;
  • Strong interpersonal skills, knowledge and experience in building, shaping and maintaining productive relationships and strong partnerships across business units and among a wide variety stakeholders and vendors. 
  • Solid business acumen and ability to navigate organization and support systems to deliver results, and work in a cross-functional environment;
  • Subject Matter Expertise in Asset Suite software by Ventyx (AS7, AS9, Passport and / or J-Portal) is highly desirable
  • Subject Matter Expertise in SAP Success Factors learning modules is preferred
  • Technically proficient using a wide variety of team collaboration, e-learning and facilitative training tools and systems including;
    • Camtasia
    • Articulate 360 – Rise, Storyline
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills; ability to influence and communicate effectively; Proficiency in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, and Outlook), advanced skills specifically using PowerPoint, creating engaging presentations and training material;
  • Experience working for an organization with highly technical workforce is considered an asset;


The successful candidate will exhibit uncompromising integrity and commitment to upholding corporate values, and the OPG Code of Business Conduct.



As Ontario’s largest clean energy generator, OPG offers an exciting combination of challenging opportunities and career diversity in a fast-paced work environment. Being an OPG employee means you can apply your knowledge, broaden your skills and make a valuable contribution to an organization that is vital to the province’s wellbeing.

At OPG, our values are our strengths.  They are fundamental truths about our organization that don’t change.  Safety. Integrity. Excellence. People and Citizenship.  


Here's why OPG might just be the ideal workplace for you:

  • Exceptional range of opportunities province-wide
  • Long-term career growth and development opportunities
  • Electricity is vital to the province and OPG’s clean electricity is helping decarbonize other sectors.

If you are looking to learn from others and be part of something important, and you are excited about the future of power generation, you will find the right fit at OPG.


Our promise to you:

  • We care about the safety and the well-being of our employees. It is our utmost priority.
  • A supportive work environment where you can be your best every day.
  • Opportunities to stretch and develop.
  • Offer different ways for you to give back to communities where we operate.
  • We support employment equity, diversity and inclusion.
  • We care about the safety and the well-being of our employees.  It is our utmost priority.



Please submit your application online at by 11:59 PM E.S.T.June 14, 2021.  OPG thanks all those who apply; however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.



OPG is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees feel valued, respected, and supported. If you require accommodation during the application or interview process, please advise us as soon as possible so appropriate arrangements can be made.

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