Training Coordinator

Date: Dec 23, 2021

Country: Toronto, Ontario, CA, L6G 1B2

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Colas Canada Inc.



The Colas Group is a worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance.  Our goal is to set the pace in our industry and to be a model of excellence by providing safe, innovative, sustainable and cost-effective solutions for our customers.  We are active in the construction and maintenance of road, air, rail and maritime transport infrastructure, urban development projects and recreational facilities. With 70,000 employees spanning 5 continents, the Colas Group carries out over 100,000 projects each year, backed by a tight international network of construction materials facilities, including: aggregate mining sites, asphalt plants, ready-mix concrete plants, liquid asphalt terminals and emulsion plants.


As a key part of this group, Colas North America has a network of companies which allow us to provide most of our products and services most anywhere in the United States and Canada, from Alaska to Florida and Québec to Southern California. We are committed to developing and improving products and construction services based on recycling of material, improving energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.


Headquartered in the Denver Tech Center, Colas IS Support is the information technology arm of Colas North America.  Our vision is to deliver world class services, strategy and processes that support our construction and manufacturing operations.  We work to provide timely access to information and knowledge in an integrated, open and collaborative environment, and aim to be the standard bearer for excellence in quality, customer service and reliability.  We are building a company culture where both individual and team effort are rewarded and value employees that look forward to the challenge of exceeding customer expectations.



Colas ISS is looking for a self-driven Training Coordinator to lead our company efforts in employee training and knowledge base development.  If you want to play a key role in strengthening the Colas workforce of the future and be a part of taking our company to the next level, we invite you to join us.  The ideal candidate will be fluent in English and French.  We are open to candidates outside of Toronto. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Develop knowledgebase, strategy, platform and governance for the Colas subsidiaries and ISS
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to perform needs analysis, develop learning objectives and design deliverables that meet the business needs and organizational quality standards 
  • Partner with cross-functional business teams to identify opportunities to leverage other Knowledge Base platforms more effectively, making it easier for employees to self-serve and for our teams to manage
  • Identify and create position-specific customer onboarding training for all new hires within Colas North America
  • Establish recurrent business training for IT solutions to ensure system adoption (content, structure, videos, documents)
  • Principal driver of ISS Super User Meetings and other training events
  • Work with team members to foster ideas and innovation
  • Identify skills or knowledge gaps that need to be addressed organizationally
  • Collaborate with all departments to document existing procedures
  • Partner with Professional Services Team to understand business processes in order to identify gaps and training needs
  • Manage end user trainings, including implementation and evaluation
  • Comfortable with in person as well as live  trainings on virtual platforms
  • Oversee the development of online trainings
  • Build a training repository from scratch


  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • Strong presentation and communication skills 
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines 
  • At least 5 years of progressive experience in an operational training leadership role 
  • Proven success building and delivering training that yields results 
  • Proactive training approach, must be self-starter 
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Ability to prioritize and organize effectively
  • Ability to define key performance indicators/metrics
  • Ability to effectively analyze and interpret data
  • Ability to document, prepare, and deliver data-driven presentations
  • Fluent in English and French


Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.