Human Resources Director of Learning and Development in St. Louis, Missouri

ARCO is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. At ARCO, our goal is to foster an environment of boundless organic growth where advancement opportunities for our associates are limitless.

The ARCO family of companies completed $1.5B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace complete over $2B 2018. Winners of the 2017 St. Louis Business Journal’s "Best Places to Work" and named a "Top Workplace" by St.Louis Post Dispatch, ARCO is consistently ranked amongst the top employers in the region. ARCO is currently #15 on the ENR Top 100 Design/Build firms list and #49 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors list. ARCO’s leadership attributes the companies’ success to its exceptional associates and the award-winning culture they create.

ARCO is excited to add a first of its kind role with our Director of Learning and Development opportunity. With expansive global growth and a business focused on hiring the best and brightest talent, ARCO’s primary obligation is a fostering an environment with strong training foundations. Our business is our people and the development of our associates both professionally and personally is at the forefront of our best in class organization.

We are dedicated to the well-being of our associates and are proud to be consistently recognized as a Best Place to Work. Our compensation and benefits package not only supports our associates and their families but benefits local communities and communities around the world.

  • Industry-leading performance-based bonus program

  • Generously funded profit sharing

  • Traditional and Roth 401k

  • Tuition reimbursement for associates

  • Scholarship for associates’ children up to $28,000 per child

  • 1-month paid sabbatical after every five years of employment, plus $5,000 for travel

  • 1-week paid volunteer leave each year

  • 100% charitable match

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage

  • 100% paid 10-week maternity leave

At ARCO, our first core value is to treat people fairly and do the right thing. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

  • Consult with Senior Leaders and Principals to develop, implement and measure the effectiveness of customized learning content and solutions

  • Enhance organizational performance with learning and development activities

  • Strategically align learning and development programs with the organization’s objectives and associates’ personal goals and growth

  • Analyze and monitor learning trends and strategies, seeking out new innovations to continually enhance and improve ARCO’s learning delivery.

  • Ensure effective processes are in place and leveraged to intake learning requests, prioritize resources (financial and human), manage projects, and consistently deliver learning solutions to the ARCO standard.

  • Responsible for integrating new learning solutions and determining if the solution is cost effective and scalable

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or related field required

  • Master’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, Organizational Development, Industrial Organization or related field is strongly preferred

  • Minimum 10-15 years’ experience with managing, developing and delivering global training, leadership development, and adult learning programs in highly matrixed environments

  • Prior experience building training functions from the ground up

  • Strong interpersonal, collaborative, team-building and project management skills

  • Exceptional business and operations acumen and excellent public speaking, facilitation, and communication abilities.

  • Demonstrated sense of urgency, creativity, attention to detail and flawless execution.

ARCO does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies without pre-approval from ARCO’s Human Resource team. Pre-approval is required before any external candidate can be submitted. ARCO will not be responsible for fees related to unsolicited resumes and for candidates who are submitted directly to our hiring managers.

ID: 2018-2594

Company: ARCO/Murray Corporate Services, Inc.

External Company Name: ARCO Construction

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Street: 900 N Rock Hill Rd.