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.