Safety Trainer (30276)

Have you considered being a FT Safety Trainer? Now is your chance!

First Transit is looking for a FT Safety Trainer in Arlington, VA to train drivers and other location employees to become operators 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!

That is why our employees call this the “love-what-you-do” line of work!

Our FT Safety Trainers enjoy:

  • $24/ HR
  • 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 FT Safety Trainers are responsible for:

  • Providing classroom and/or behind-the-wheel training to new operators or re-training of current operators.  May provide other training to location personnel.
  • Tracking attendees and maintains training documentation based on regulations and company policy
  • Auxiliary safety program responsibilities outside of our operator safety programs (e.g., accident investigation, forms compliance, safety meetings).
  • CDL Testing

To qualify as a FT Safety Trainer, you’ll need:

  • 1 to 3 years training experience
  • 1 to 3 years transportation, safety or related experience
  • CDL A or B with Passenger Endorsement
  • Knowledge of federal and state rules and regulations regarding safety and environmental issues
  • To be computer literate with working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint (to create spreadsheets, charts, etc)
  • Must be able to perform multiple, technical tasks adhering to safety practices; applying assessment instruments; operating buses and related equipment and able to prepare and maintain accurate records.
  • The ability to effectively prioritize tasks and manage time effectively
  • Good 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
  • Fluent English
  • To demonstrate regular and consistent attendance and punctuality
  • To possess working vehicle to travel with in service area as needed
  • To be subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen


First Transit carries approximately 350 million passengers a year. Our employees play an integral role in our mission to provide easy and convenient mobility and to improve quality of life by connecting people and communities. APPLY TODAY! 


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. 

FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

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52752 - Arlington VA
2900 S. Eads Street, Arlington , VA, United States, 22202
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    First Transit
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