Lead Engineer Trainer

Doka Group
Job Type
Expiry Date
08/02/2022 00:17:00
Company Description

Around the globe, impressive buildings are constructed with Doka's expertise in formwork technology. Examples are Burj Khalifa, Muskrat Falls - one of the greatest hydroelectric power plants in Canada - or parts of the Brenner base tunnel. This is the result of teamwork - the collaboration of more than 6.000 employees in over 160 distribution and logistics facilities in more than 70 countries all over the world. Due to our almost 150 years of history as a family owned company, we appreciate the effort made and work done by our employees. Therefore, it is important to us to inspire our employees every day - in terms of flexible working hours, performance-related payment, attractive employee benefit program and further development opportunities.

Engineers: Ever thought of becoming a trainer?

We have an exciting opportunity for a positive, confident and ambitious individual to join the Engineering Training Team for Basic Trainings and Quality Trainings.

 As a Doka Engineer subject matter expert, you will provide first class training and coaching to recently hired Engineers with minimal to no formwork experience.

The location of role will be at our Lawrenceville, GA; home of our North America Engineering Academy. All Doka Employees and Residents of GA are encouraged to apply.

Job Description

As a trainer for the North America Engineering Academy, you are instrumental in ensuring the knowledge transfer to NAM Doka Engineers. The spectrum of your key responsibilities ranges from preparation to organization, execution, managing and coaching during the project execution and development phase and ends in the post-processing of the trainings.

Summary of Position:

Lead Trainer for the NAM Engineering Academy located at our Georgia office in Lawrenceville, Ga. shall be a motivated self-starter, Doka knowledgeable and experienced individual with North America formwork system. This position reports to the Executive advisor or his/her designate.  


Preparation of material, organization, execution, managing and coaching of participants during training

Development of engineering training programs that support the strategic growth initiatives of the countries

Design of a target group-oriented learning process and environment

Clearly aligned learning objectives with the participant and branch management

Professional appearance and representation of Doka towards our customers

Tasks and Duties:

Observation of internal standards and process

Regular communications with managers on participants progress                                

Manage and coach participant during training sessions and project execution phase

 Create and maintain post-training evaluation and feedback after each training session

Production of educational training aids and Learning Videos (Doka products

Production of 3D Animations (projects and products)

Assist in setting objectives and targets with managers and participants

Other Responsibilities/Peripheral Functions:

Continually strives to improve training concept and processes

Able to travel to branches if needed for upskilling

Ensures safe work practices and a safe work environment.

Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned, including participating in company committees


 At least 4-5 years of experiences with Doka standard formwork systems

Doka Employee or Former Employee a plus and encouraged

Strong communication skills in English

Bachelors / Master's Degree in Engineering (construction, structural, civil, or mechanical required) or related equivalent experience.

Excellent and self-confident presentation skills

Highly organized self-motivated and efficient, eager to learn new skills

 Ability to enthuse him/herself and others

3D Modeling (BIM) is a plus

Strong organizational skills

Collaborative team player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and peers

Additional Information

Working conditions may vary from that of an office environment: dry, cool, well lighted. At time, may need to visit warehouse, yard environment or projects sites with exposure to extreme weather conditions, varying temperatures, loud noise levels, dust.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.