Transit Systems 2021-06-04 2021-07-09

Safety Manager

Company: First Transit View more listings
Location: Houston, Texas
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 132248

First Transit is looking for an experienced safety professional that promotes a strong culture of safety in compliance with company/client policies and procedures, DOT, Federal, State, local laws, and regulations. The Safety Manager will have overall responsibility of ensuring the safety & security of 450+ employees, customers, and other motorist through the application of providing a risk-free safety culture at our 200-vehicle transit facility. The Safety Manager will facilitate driver orientations and continued training.

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • Tremendous career advancement opportunities due to a strong presence across North America.

  • A comprehensive benefits package with paid time off, medical, vision, and dental coverage, and 401(k).

  • Competitive base salary with bonus incentives.

  • A great work environment.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Conduct or supervise interviewing, selection, and recruitment of adequate number of operator applicants to effectively provide safe, efficient, service.

  • Manage driver training and may conduct driver training, recommend retraining and discipline as required.

  • Conduct or assist General Manager with safety training and meetings. Review accident reports to reduce number and severity of accidents, maintain complete safety files (example is accident report, I-9, bus reports, worker compensation injury reports).

  • Maintain or coordinate complete personnel record keeping. Maintain substance abuse file.

  • Coordinate compliance with Federal, State, and local laws and work closely with General Manager or Designee to accomplish company objectives.

  • Must be able to obtain required license for the all vehicles at the Project location, maintain that license, and at times drive a route.

  • Must be able to pass all requirements to be qualified as a Vehicle Operator would at the location.

  • Complete additional duties as assigned.

  • 2 to 3 years transportation, safety or related experience. Transit experienced preferred, but not required.

  • Travel as needed to conduct company business.

Work Environments:
Office, transit facility, field work, maintenance facility and transit vehicles.

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