Salary Range:$140,000.00 - $180,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the President for a transportation provider.

The Senior Director, Safety ensures that drivers and support personnel are in full compliance with DOT-OSHA, safety, and maintenance, related policies, practices and procedures. Provides leadership to staff through motivation, direction, review of and feedback on performance, and salary reviews. Constantly works to improve CSA scores. Represents the firm in front of customers, federal and state regulators, and insurance providers. Establishes policies that ensure legal compliance with state and federal regulations. Leads vehicle accident and injury prevention, improving results. Works with all associates to implement consistent policies through education and monitoring. Leads the corporate security policy and procedures. Provides corporate strategy as it relates to vendor selection and technology enhancements. Challenge is to assure compliance of all regulatory requirements and development of one of the safest fleets in the industry. Travel 30%.

Background Required:
  • Transportation safety management (10 yrs)
  • Fleet size (500 trucks)
  • Personnel management (5 associates)
  • Multiple facility compliance management
  • DOT regulations, including equipment
  • Electronic Log Administration & Compliance
  • Accident-Incident & injury investigation & prevention
  • Driver hiring, training & orientation process
  • Computer literate: (Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Residence: Charlotte, NC (relocation assistance)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Personal contacts within industry & DOT
  • Transportation Software and technology (i.e. TenStreet, TMW, Bendix, PeopleNet)
  • Participant in state and national safety organizations
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree (i.e. Supply Chain, Logistics or Transportation)
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication (written, verbal, presentation)
  • Innovative
  • Inspiring
  • Motivate, develop and manage employees at all levels
  • Passionate about safety
If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Director: Jeff Friess
Truckload & Dedicated

330.664.9400, ext.135

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