Director of Safety


Salary Range:$120,000.00 - $135,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Vice President of a regional transportation provider.

The Director of Safety Responsibilities include the entire safety culture to assure and maintain DOT Compliance of Drivers, Equipment and Facilities including Training of Personnel, Driver log Compliance and Accident Management. Will have ownership to scale safety strategy and culture for yearly growth; 300 drivers that will climb to over 500 drivers within three years. Additionally, will be required to develop team members and work with all other departments in support of achieving overall goals and enhancing the Safety Culture. Challenge is to assure compliance of all regulatory requirements and development of one of the safest fleets in the industry.

Background Required:
  • Transportation safety management (5 yrs.)
  • Fleet size (500 trucks)
  • CSA & FMCSR, DOT& OSHA compliance
  • Driver qualification
  • Accident investigation & determinations
  • Driver E-Log administration & compliance
  • Accident-incident & injury prevention
  • Computer Literate (Office 2000 suite, Word, Excel)
  • Location: Las Vegas, NV (relocation Assistance)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • On-board camera technology
  • Recruiting
  • PeopleNet satellite system
  • Dispatch software (i.e. TMW, McLeod, Profit Tools)
  • Education: BS or BA degree (Safety, Health, Environment, Bus. Mgmt.)
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Coach & mentor drivers
  • Charismatic & inspiring presenter
  • Excellent communicator (written & oral)
  • Motivate people through collaborative skills
  • Ability to install & drive processes to support yearly growth
If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Senior Practice Leader: Jeff Friess
Truckload & Dedicated
330.664.9400, ext.135

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