Location Safety Officer
FirstGroup plc
Markham, Canada
4d ago

At First Student, our Location Safety Officers are a constant reflection of our company’s commitment to safety and customer service.

The Location Safety Officer is responsible for providing operational oversight, providing work guidance, and delivering leadership to full safety supervisory duties.

At First Student, we are proud to offer :

  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
  • Positive and rewarding work environment
  • 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 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 :

  • 2-3 years transportation or safety-related experience
  • PRIDE certification would be considered an asset
  • MTO "B" license with 3 years of school bus driving experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Knowledge of federal and provincial rules and regulations regarding safety and environmental issues
  • Computer literacy with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Consistent attendance and punctuality
  • Possess working vehicle for travel in service area
  • Requires strong leadership skills to lead branch activities and a team of safety trainers and staff
  • Preference given to applicants with school bus industry experience
  • Good working knowledge of Health & Safety principles and legislation
  • Excellent attention to detail, and a history of proven quality improvement initiatives
  • First Student’s commitment to putting our customers first, dedication to safety, and an ambition to deliver dependable transportation makes for a working environment you’ll love.

    As a huge company with 120,000 staff and over 2.5 billion customers worldwide, you’ll also enjoy security, a brilliant future, and excellent training.

    First Student is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, persons with a disability, Aboriginal peoples and members of a visible minority.

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