North Little Rock, AR, Arkansas
Full - Time

Job:                         Specialist – Training

Department:        Environmental, Health & Safety

Division:                Consumer Products Division  

Location:               North Little Rock (AR)

FLSA:                      Non-Exempt

Reports to:           Training Manager



Company Summary/Description:

For more than a century, L’Oreal has devoted its energy, innovation and scientific excellence solely to one business: Beauty. A business rich in meaning, it enables all individuals to express their personalities, gain self-confidence and open up to others. Beauty is our language, a universal language.  Joining L’Oreal means joining our mission of offering women and men worldwide the best innovation by meeting the infinite diversity of beauty needs and desires all over the world. A company founded on Science, we continually explore new territories and invent products of the future, while drawing inspiration from beauty rituals the world over. Our formula: Diversity Plus Inclusion equals Innovation and Success. Drawing on the diversity of our multinational teams and the richness and the complementarity of our brand portfolio, Beauty remains our commitment.  L’Oréal has made the universalization of beauty its project for the years to come, offering beauty for all.  At the heart of our activities lies the ambition to lead by example with high ethical standards and the determination to be seen as a good corporate citizen with goals that are not only business oriented but socially responsible.  As a leader, we must preserve the beauty of the planet and contribute to the well-being of our employees and of the communities in which we are present. We invite you to explore the opportunities to help us perform this important mission.


Job Summary:

The Training Specialist is responsible for contributing to the improvement of productivity of the workforce. This position is responsible for effective development, continuous improvement, coordination, and execution of on-the-job (OTJ) training and education initiatives for production employees. The Training Specialist works directly with production employees who need training and training mentors for coaching and development.  The Training Specialist is responsible to ensure employee competency to L’Oréal’s Safety, Health, Environment, Quality (SHEQ) and Performance standards.


Job Requirements:

  • High School graduate
  • 5+ years manufacturing experience
  • Previous on the job (OTJ) training experience
  • Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Proficiency in EtQ preferred
  • Video creation skills or willingness to learn  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Support OTJ training for the production employees including:
    • SHEQ & Performance Competency Training – Level 1
      • Coach and develop training mentors
      • Create and update training content and supporting procedures as needed
      • Certify competency as needed
    • SHEQ Competency Training – Level 2 & Technical Competency Training – Level 3
      • Provide one on one or classroom training directly to employees
      • Coach and develop training mentors
      • Create and update training content and supporting procedures as needed
      • Certify competency as needed
  • Ensure SHEQ and Performance standards are maintained through the training
  • Assess performance gaps and partner with key stakeholders and Subject Matter Experts (SME) to develop and execute sustainable training initiatives to close the gaps for both L’Oréal and Temporary employees
  • Coordinate and schedule training as needed
  • Ensure tracking and documentation control of training records, procedures, and forms
  • Perform generalist activities: Some examples include- employee events, investigations, etc.

Technical / Professional Competencies:

  • Maintain a safe work environment and follow all safety procedures
  • Demonstrate 100% responsibility with regards to actions and reactions
  • Act as a responsible citizen in our company and community
  • Must be able to interact and communicate effectively
  • Ability to lead, influence and build relationships across levels and functions
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrate problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate technical aptitude
  • Strong attention to detail with an emphasis on accuracy
  • Ability to work flexible to shift schedule occasionally as needed
  • Results oriented


Working Conditions

  • Machinery may produce noise levels that exceed OSHA’s actions level: employees are provided with and are required to wear personal hearing protection devices in these areas.
  • Raw materials and cleaning products may produce potential respiratory hazards; employees are provided with and may/must wear particulate respirators or other respirators when appropriate.
  • Moving machinery, such as forklifts: employees required to operate a forklift must successfully complete forklift operator training.
  • All operators and mechanics are provided with and required to wear safety glasses, hair nets, uniform smocks, steel-toed shoes and gloves (depending on specific department requirements.).
  • All employees are properly trained in use of adjunct lifting/moving equipment and proper body mechanics.
  • Depending on cleaning and sanitization procedure, operators and mechanics will be trained and provided with appropriate personal equipment (i.e., respirator, dust mask, gloves, face shield and/or apron).

This summary describes the general nature of work to be performed and is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of an incumbent in this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application for a recognized disability under applicable law, please email [email protected]. Please note this email will only respond to specific requests for assistance completing the application as a request for accommodation for a disability. All others will not be considered.