* This company is specifically seeking candidates with military experience. *
Our client has more than a century of experience in providing safe and reliable transportation to students across the US and Canada. We have partnered with them in their search for a Safety Manager for their St Louis MO location. This opportunity takes an all-important “Safety First” attitude in supporting the company’s community children and families all over North America.
What You Will Do:
Supervise employees with safety and/or driver hiring or training responsibilities (e.g., Location Safety Supervisor, Field Supervisor, Driver Trainers/Instructors). Supervisory responsibility may range from providing work guidance and leadership to full supervisory duties.
- Administer driver hiring and compliance process (e.g., interviewing and driver selection; collecting applications; criminal background checks; credit reports; drug/alcohol testing; fingerprint checks; DOT physicals; TB Skin tests; motor vehicle records checks; I-9 forms)
- Provide direction and guidance to location trainers; teach classes as required.
- Investigate incidents, accidents and work-related injuries as necessary. Determine fault or preventability based on the facts identified at the scene. Provide post-accident counseling with drivers.
- Schedule and conduct monthly safety meetings; assist/participate in Safety Action Team meetings.
- Provide assistance and training to drivers and attendants on passenger management and other safety related issues.
- Perform driver road checks of driver performance (e.g., pre-trip checks-lot-to-school and back; post-trip checks).
- 2 to 3 years transportation, safety or related experience
- Able to acquire a CDL License and Drive Routes (as needed)
- Knowledge of federal and state rules and regulations regarding safety and environmental issues
About Lucas Group
Lucas Group is North America’s premier executive recruiting solutions firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist clients ranging in size from small to medium-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies by providing staffing solutions on a contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire basis. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at www.lucasgroup.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.
Title: Safety Manager
Location: St Louis MO
Client Industry: Transportation/Trucking/Railroad
Client Job ID: 1579240