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Instructional Designer

Weber State University
Job Location:
Midvale, 84047
Instructional Technology and Design
Instructional Designer

Requisition Number: S01675P:
Position Category: Staff
Campus Location: Weber State University - Ogden, UT
Hours Per Week: 40
Months Per Year: 12
Alternate Work Schedule: On-site lab hours are 8a-5p M-Th, and 8a-4:30p Fri.Occasional evening and weekend work required.WSU Online staff may qualify for 1 remote work day per week, restrictions apply.
Pay Grade: E33
Hourly Pay Rate:
FLSA: Exempt

Job Summary/Basic Function:
The WSU Online Instructional Designer is responsible for assisting faculty members in all aspects of online education, including instructional design, working with technology, and distance education. Individual also assists in the development of training and professional development curriculum.

Required Qualifications:
  • Masters Degree or PhD in Instructional Technology, Instructional Design, Learning Design, Curriculum and Instruction, or a closely related field.
  • 2 years of directly related experience in instructional technology, online learning, training, and higher education required.
  • Documented course work in instructional design principles and hands-on instructional design experience.
  • Proficient using HTML editing tools, Microsoft Office applications, Google applications, and Adobe products.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to establish and cultivate excellent working relationships with administrators and faculty.
  • University-level teaching experience and confidence in training professionals.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply learning and instructional theory in practical settings.
  • Working familiarity with online learning tools, the Internet, electronic communications and multimedia authoring.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Proven ability to creatively solve problems.
Background Check? Yes

Benefits Summary:
WSU offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, retirement, a wellness program with release time and paid incentives, tuition benefits, free tickets to athletic and performing arts events, and paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave.

Job Open Date: 02/08/2024
Review Date: 02/22/2024
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Notes to Applicant:
NOTE: This position is unable to provide immigration sponsorship.

If you are passionate about what you could offer and accomplish here at WSU, we would love to hear from you. The annual salary for this position starts at $62,000 and may go up from there depending on candidate qualifications. The position comes with a generous benefits package.

To apply, please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, current resume, transcripts, and the names and contact information for three professional references. A portfolio can be included as an optional document.

For qualification determination, your application and/or resume must address the required and preferred qualifications and must contain average number of hours worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., month/year to month/year or month/year to present). If your resume does not contain this information, your application may be considered incomplete.

Screening of applications will begin February 22, 2024. Position will remain open until filled.

Criminal background check required as a condition of employment.
Physical Activity of this position: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. , Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction., Standing. Particularly for sustained periods of time. , Moving about to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another., Operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, or position. , Expressing or exchanging ideas. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important instructions to other workers accurately or quickly. , Ability to receive detailed information with or without assistance., Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.

Physical Requirements of this position: Light work. Exerting up to 20 lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs of force frequently and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Use of arm and/or leg controls exerting forces greater than that for sedentary work.

Visual Acuity Requirements including color, depth perception and field of vision: Required to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; using a computer terminal; extensive reading.

The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: None. The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).

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