Geotab Careers

Human Resources Manager, Learning and Development


Full Time




Oakville, ON, Canada

Who is Geotab
Geotab, a global leader in connected transportation and IoT, is one of the fastest-growing technology companies in North America and a certified “Great Place to Work.” Each day, Geotab processes billions of data points from over 1.8 million connected vehicles. Geotab extracts actionable insights from this data, empowering businesses to track and manage fleets of every size. Geotab’s hardware devices, software platforms and applications help keep drivers in over 130 countries compliant, safe and efficient. Global demand for telematics is increasing and Geotab is leading the way. Are you ready to join us? To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook today!
Who we are looking for
Geotab is always looking for amazing people who are passionate about the telematics industry. We are currently seeking a Learning and Development Manager to drive our learning culture forward, ensuring all Geotabbers have the tools to advance their skills and achieve success. You should be passionate about sharing knowledge and helping people grow in all stages of their careers, from new hires to senior employees. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential. If you love technology and have experience designing live and e-learning courses, we would love to hear from you!
What are the details of this position
In this role, you will manage the end-to-end onboarding, learning and development process for all departments at Geotab. You will be responsible for communicating expectations and initiatives to business leaders, managers, instructional designers, and training specialists. This will ensure all learning and development programs are high quality, consistent, accurate and implemented properly. You will collaborate cross-functionally with key departments to ensure we have a unified voice across all learning programs at Geotab.
Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions
  • Build an employee training and development roadmap to ensure consistent and progressive evolution according to business needs

  • Oversee the creation of in-house training sessions that include a blended approach to learning such as coaching, classroom training, e-learning and virtual platforms

  • Manage and build a team of trainers and learning specialists

  • Create and execute a scalable leadership development program

  • Evaluate and help manage individual and organizational development needs and develop training programs as needed

  • Develop a global onboarding program enabling new Geotabbers to be successful within the first three months of employment; maintain and update the global onboarding curriculum to ensure it is continually up-to-date and relevant

  • Create and manage department onboarding

  • Establish and manage a detailed annual training calendar relating to mandatory legislative training and ongoing Geotab learning

  • Report on training metrics and track the completion of training courses

  • Suggest and implement various learning methods company wide (e.g. e-learning, live training sessions, job-shadowing, outsourced training providers)

  • Assist with the content creation and design of new courses, workshops and training

  • Partner with the HR generalists and managers to assess the success of employee development plans and help employees make the most of learning opportunities

  • Partner with the HR generalists to help managers develop their team members through career pathing

  • Work closely with the HR team to ensure that all initiatives are effectively and efficiently coordinated, communicated and rolled out

  • Ensure programs are created with a global scope in mind and work with localized HR teams to roll out consistent programs across the organization.

  • Drive knowledge-sharing within the company for each department using tools like Wikis, “Lunch and Learn” sessions, videos, etc.

  • Must be familiar with blended learning and be able to incorporate into program and content design

Experience/Skills Required
  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources Management or Business

  • Certification or experience in Adult Education 

  • Proven experience as an L&D Manager

  • Up-to-date knowledge of effective learning and development methods

  • Familiarity with e-learning platforms and practices

  • Experience in project management and budgeting

  • Proficient in Learning Management Systems (LMS)

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills; sharp business acumen

  • Ability to build rapport with employees

What makes our staff passionate about Geotab?
  • Table Tennis at the office - bring your own bat!

  • Great accommodation (brand new office building, height-adjustable desks)

  • Light breakfast served daily

  • Hot lunches or fresh sandwiches served every Friday

  • Geotab-sponsored sports teams and social events

  • Full medical benefits and 4% company matching RSP (full-time employees only)

Our Core Values
Geotab is shaping the future of telematics. Using leading technology, we embrace change and challenge the status quo. To stay ahead of the curve, we keep Geotabbers energized with data bootcamps, course subsidies, Friday lunches, and more. We believe collaboration leads to innovation; our teams stretch across floors, cities and continents. All employees, from the CEO to the summer students, maintain an open-door policy. Whether we’re fine-tuning our products, or boosting our office culture, we’re building a foundation for long-term success. To us, this means safer roads, more efficient fleets and a team of dynamic Geotabbers!
Geotab encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Geotab is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities throughout the interview, selection and employment process. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at (416) - 434 4309.

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