Operations / Safety Manager (29506)

Operations/ Safety Manager

NOTE: The following position is for proposed new business within First Transit. Only candidates meeting the work experience requirements will be considered.

General Purpose: The Safety and Operations Manager will over see the safety and operations functions to ensure all transportation needs are meet daily. 

 At First Transit, we are proud to offer:

  • Tremendous career advancement opportunities due to a strong presence across North America.
  • A comprehensive benefits package with paid holidays & vacation, medical, vision, and dental coverage, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment.

Our Operations / Safety Manager are responsible for: 

  • Assists General Manager in meeting all contractual performance measures and acts as General Manager as
  • Assists General Manger with all driver and supervisor
  • Oversees the quality and content of all driver and supervisory training; ensures all drivers have met all requirements before starting revenue
  • Experience managing complementary ADA paratransit operations: driver schedules, accident reports, drug and alcohol program and management of passenger
  • Experience using the Ecolane paratransit scheduling
  • Ability to plan, develop and administer customer service, and customer relations
  • Ability to maintain a safety-conscious environment through safety campaigns, driver incentives, collision and passenger incident reductions and onsite employee
  • Application of comprehensive knowledge of federal, state, and local safety rules and regulations pertaining to transit systems, including ADA legislation and drug testing
  • Application of good knowledge of operational strategies employed in paratransit for reservations, scheduling and dispatch (call center functions).
  • Application of considerable knowledge of customer service techniques. Responsible for customer satisfaction with the delivery of transit
  • Application of considerable knowledge of supervisory regulations, practices, and
  • Application of considerable knowledge of safe working practices and
  • Interpretation of federal, state, and local rules and regulations pertaining to ADA paratransit
  • Resident expert in EPA and OSHA, DOT and CDL compliance and
  • Performs periodic safety, drug and alcohol and paratransit service audits of subcontractors.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English and Spanish is preferred.

To be an Operations/ Safety Manager, you'll need: 

  • High School diploma; Bachelor's degree preferred 
  • 1 - 3 of public transportation management experience including safety management
  • Experience with paratransit schedule software required, Ecolane is preferred 


First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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55912 - Carson City (Bid)
., Carson City, Nevada, United States, 89701
  • Company:
    First Transit
  • Terms and Conditions Type:
    Full Time
  • City:
    Carson City
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