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Location Safety Manager



First things First: Who are we? 

Twice the size of our next largest competitor, First Student is the leading school transportation solutions provider in North America. Every day, we complete 5 million student journeys, moving more passengers than all U.S. airlines combined. With a team of highly trained drivers and the industry’s strongest safety record, First Student delivers reliable, quality services including full-service transportation and management, special-needs transportation, route optimization, and scheduling, maintenance, and charter services for 1,100 school district contracts. 

Location Safety Manager Responsibilities:

  • Administers driver hiring and compliance process
  • Provides direction and guidance to location trainers
  • Investigates accidents, incidents, and work-related injuries and determines fault/probability
  • Prepares and submits accident-related compliance forms, maintains files, and enters in the system
  • Provides assistance and training to drivers and attendants on passenger management and other safety-related issues
  • Performs driver road checks of driver performance
  • Supervise employees with safety and/or driver hiring or training responsibilities
  • Provides various reports and analyzes safety trends

Location Safety Manager Experience and Skills Required:

  • Minimum of one year of experience in an Assistant Location Safety Manager with 5 years operations
    experience or a combination of a college degree and years of experience,
  • Relevant safety certificates and OSHA (U.S.) 10-hour training preferred.
  • 19-A certification/SBDI required 
  • Knowledge of federal, provincial and state rules and regulations regarding safety and environmental
    issues along with FMCSA and or FTA regulations.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Computer literacy with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Consistent attendance and punctuality
  • Must be able hold a valid driver’s license to drive company or personal vehicle to investigate
    accidents, review driver safety performance or handle other company matters.

 

First for a Reason   

Benefits 

We offer competitive compensation and benefits (which vary based on role, location, and business), including physical and mental health initiatives, medical/dental/vision, 401(k), and paid holiday/vacation. 

Professional Advancement 

Start here. Go far. We believe in promoting from within which means tremendous opportunities for you, thanks to our strong presence across North America. In addition, our 18-month Aspiring Manager Program prepares future leaders at First Student or First Transit. 

Extensive Training 

Build skills and knowledge in such areas as safety and security, injury prevention, technology and equipment, and job efficiency. 

Diversity & Inclusion 

Because we’re stronger together, we aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We’re committed to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment for everyone every day. 

Community Service & Impact 

Go where opportunity meets community. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As the face of First Student, First Transit and First Vehicle Services in your community, you’ll have a positive impact on others.  

About First Student, Inc. & First Transit

First Student, Inc. & First Transit is the largest passenger transportation company in North America, we provide passenger transport and maintenance services to municipalities, school districts and the general public in the U.S. and Canada. Our 4.8 billion operation is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH and employs more than 96,000 employees at 1,200 locations in 38 states and 7 Canadian provinces.  

 

Apply today and get your career on the road with First Student!  

 

We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.


 
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Location
12699 - Albany
130 Retreat House Road, Glenmont, NY, USA, 12077
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  • Company:
    First Student
  • Terms and Conditions Type:
    Full Time
  • City:
    Glenmont
  • State / Province:
    New York
  • Job Category:
    Operations Management & Supervisory
  • Location Contact Telephone Number:
    518-221-1355
  • Vacancy Number:
    41339
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