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Learning & Development Specialist

Cooper Surgical
Crawley, West Sussex
Closing date
25 Apr 2024

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Engineering, Healthcare
Training , Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Learning & Development Specialist

Salary – Competitive in the sector

Benefits: Pension, employee benefits scheme, and optional employee shares purchase scheme available.

About the job

CooperSurgical Fertility Solutions is the global leader in IVF and reproductive genetics, providing innovative products, services, and training for every step in the ART journey. We are a truly international organization with a very dynamic working environment and excellent opportunities for growth and development.


Changing Fertility Care for Generations to Come


At CooperSurgical we are currently looking to recruit a Global Equipment Training Specialist for our newly established technical training centre in UK. You will be part of a small dynamic international product training and development team, and report to Global Equipment Training Manager.

This position is located in the Crawley UK and all candidates must be eligible to work in the UK. Typically you will be expected to be on-site at Crawley for the majority of the time.



In the role as Global Equipment Training specialist, you will be responsible for designing, creating, developing, and delivering technical equipment training (Installation, Servicing & Repair)  using various learning methodologies. You have a great passion for utilising blended learning techniques to drive efficient and effective training. You are an experienced trainer and facilitator with strong communication skills, excellent presentation techniques, and strong interpersonal skills to influence and drive learning at all levels. To become a success in this role you will drive the end-to-end training and development of global learners for the CooperSurgical fertility equipment portfolio.


You will be working across various departments, collaborating with stakeholders worldwide. Furthermore, you will play a vital role in ensuring a world-class experience for our internal stakeholders (Primarily Field Service Engineers) and our distributors. Through your process-oriented mindset and systematic approach, you will add value to the CooperSurgical technical training set-up. Furthermore, you thrive in a dynamic international context and are willing to walk the extra mile, when needed.


Travelling is required in this role but is primarily based on-site in Crawley.


Your key responsibilities

  • Develop, create, and deliver technical equipment training, including digital E-learning materials, hand-outs, tests, and testing methodology, live trainer-led webinars, and crucially,  in-person, to Field service engineers, hands-on with the actual equipment.
  • Training will be across a wide range of IVF equipment covering Installation, Servicing and Repairs down to component level and to clinically acceptable standards.
  • Manage learner training and skills development, to maximise their full potential
  • Provide feedback into the design, and product management teams, on any relevant information discovered during training.
  • Failures, improvements, and anything else that may be useful for product improvements
  • Maintain the training equipment and training space to ensure all is suitable to deliver training as and when required

Your Qualifications

  • Experience in delivering hands-on,  In-person training -
  • Essential Qualification relevant to engineering or medical devices – Highly desirable
  • Experience in delivering hands-on engineering training – Highly desirable
  • Proven track record of working with E-learning platforms and blended learning – Highly Desirable
  • Digital content creation experience – Beneficial but not essential
  • Software coding experience – Beneficial but not essential
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • You must be a good team player who is energetic, creative, resourceful, and responsible
  • Fluent English (spoken and written) is mandatory

Why join CooperSurgical?

We can offer a challenging position within a dynamic, globally leading, high growth company. You will work together with competent colleagues in a positive environment, that welcomes people of all views and backgrounds and provides countless ways to advance and thrive.


Apply here.

To ensure we continue improving the quality of treatments for women and families, we offer roles that challenge individuals and helping them grow. To make this happen we provide high-quality training and through collaborative project work and peer support, we believe our work environment helps to nurture talent enabling everyone to excel.


Supporting Documents for Learning & Development Specialist


CooperSurgical is a leading fertility and women's healthcare company dedicated to putting time on the side of women, babies, and families at the healthcare moments that matter most in life. CooperSurgical is at the forefront of delivering innovative assisted reproductive technology and genomic solutions that enhance the work of ART professionals to the benefit of families. We currently offer over 600 clinically relevant medical devices to women's healthcare providers, including testing and treatment options.

CooperSurgical is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CooperCompanies (Nasdaq: COO). CooperSurgical, headquartered in Trumbull, CT, produces and markets a wide array of products and services for use by women's health care clinicians. More information can be found at

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Ground Floor West
25 High Street
Portland Building
West Sussex
RH10 1BG
United Kingdom

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