Safety Trainer (25486)

Safety Trainer

The Safety Trainer trains drivers and/or other location employees with respect to safety and regulatory compliance. First Transit hires individuals who make safety and customer service their top priorities.  If you have the drive, confidence, and determination to succeed, we are looking for you!

At First Transit, we are proud to offer:

  • $16/hour
  • 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.

Safety Trainer responsibilities include:

  • Provides classroom and/or behind-the-wheel training to new operators or re-training of current operators.  May provide other training to location personnel.
  • Tracks attendees and maintains training documentation based on regulations and company policy
  • While the focus of the position is on driver training, the employee may also have other safety program responsibilities (e.g., accident investigation, forms compliance, safety meetings).
  • CDL Testing
  • Other duties as assigned.

Classroom Trainer requirements:

  • 1-3 years training experience
  • 1-3 years transportation, safety or related experience
  • Considerable knowledge of the industry, types of equipment/operating systems
  • Must be a self starter and motivated
  • Competent in developing and implementing the various elements of a safety training program.
  • Knowledge of federal and state rules and regulations regarding safety and environmental issues
  • Computer literate with working knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to effectively prioritize tasks and manage time effectively
  • Ability to use independent judgement in various scenarios
  • Great verbal, written and relational communication skills, with ability, to appropriately interact with employees of all levels including drivers, customers, senior management, client representatives, union officials and general public
  • Demonstrate regular and consistent attendance and punctuality
  • Possess working vehicle to travel with-in service area as needed

First Transit is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status.

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55870 - GRTC
301 East Belt Blvd., Richmond, Virginia, United States, 23224
  • Company:
    First Transit
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    Full Time
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    Administrative & Operational Support
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