We are an established, family owned trucking company. We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated SAFETY DIRECTOR to lead and supervise our team of drivers and grow our Safety Department. This position partners with Operations and Management to maintain and excel an effective safety program while continuing to grow our fleet size. An effective Safety program will minimize accidents, injuries and risks while onboarding new drivers into the company culture and meet company, Insurance, State, and Federal requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Responsible for all aspects of Safety
Manage DOT random drug and Alcohol program and program is in full compliance.
Ensure timely renewal of all Driver qualifications (CDL license and proper endorsements, medical card and registering thereof.
Monitor, counsel and document driver violations of any state, federal or local laws or company policies or regulations, including out of service issues or abuse of hours of service.
Develop and execute strategies to reduce injuries, accidents, and damages
Develop process to stay up-to-date and implement necessary changes of laws and regulations governing our industry.
Ensure Driver files are up-to-date and maintained in accordance with DOT regulation
Instruct Drivers regarding company and DOT regulations, penalties for infraction of rules, and safety policies and procedures, provide immediate coaching when required.
Accident reports conduct accident investigations root cause analysis, follow-up, and closure of each action item and leverage learning across the organization for all transportation accidents involving company personnel and/or equipment.
Leadership and develops supporting materials in order to communicate value proposition through business’s employment, advertisements, career sites, job descriptions, and other employment materials.
Over sees the screening and selection processes for evaluating potential candidates conducted by the recruiting team.
Provide sound leadership that ensures the delivery of business operational standards in recruitment activities.
Oversees the compliance of all internal and external regulations concerning the recruitment and selection process.
Driver Orientation, training, and development programs.
Driver incentive programs
Must be able to build meaningful and lasting relationships with others naturally, which will enable this person to relate with candidates in the field easily allowing easier acquisition and retention of valuable personnel in the business.
The successful candidate will have:
Verifiable experience in a Safety role within a transportation and logistics company
Knowledge of all applicable Safety rules and Regulations-DOT, DMV FMCSA, Hours of Service
Ability to make and deliver training presentations, work collaboratively with colleagues to create a result driven, team orientated environment, maintain confidentiality, make independent decisions, demonstrate excellent organizational skills, handle multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines.
Prior Managerial and Leadership Experience
College Degree Preferred.
This position offers a competitive Salary and Benefits Package including Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and 401K with Company Match.
Job Type: Full-time
relevant: 5 years (Preferred)
Multiple locations throughout New England
Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety or Related Field
5+ years or more experience with DOT fleet compliance (federal, state and local)
5+ years or more of supervisory experience in a transportation environment.
Thorough knowledge of transportation rules and regulations (DOT & FMSCR), tractor trailer operation.
Strong computer proficiency (Word, Excel, Power Point, Data Management )
Must be able to travel to various locations with short notice.
About J.P. Noonan Transportation, Inc.
Proudly serving New England since 1959, today our team of over550 employees across New England will do everything possible to meet your transportation needs.At all ten of our locations, we combine the latest technology with proven professional insightand experience to deliver your products safely and on-time.Employment at J.P. Noonan is a great experience knowing that you will be part of a team that brings excellence to its every day operations. We go above and beyond to make sure that we satisfy the needs of the customers that we do business with day in and day out. The environment in the work place at J.P. Noonan allows the employees to feel comfortable while maintaining the importance of determination and diligence involving their everyday work. Our comprehensive benefits package includes, medical, dental, company life insurance, company paid short term disability, paid vacation and holidays and 401k.