Vice President of Transportation Safety

Department
Position Title
Location
Safety Division
Vice President of Transportation Safety
Oak Creek
Wisconsin

  

At GO Riteway Transportation Group, we believe that each of our employees makes a difference to customer lives every day. When we deliver safe and reliable transportation services, that success comes from the combined efforts of all our people. It is our goal to hire best in class talent to meet the needs and demands of our growing business. But we can’t do it without the best and the brightest leaders. 

 

The Vice President of Safety plays a critical role on our executive team by building and driving our Safety culture here at GO Riteway Transportation Group. 

 

 Overview

 

 As member of company executive management team, provide strong organizational management and leadership to promote our number one corporate value … SAFETY. Accountable for overall company safety programming and performance results. Lead company Safety Team to partner with company managers and staff to promote a culture of safety throughout the organization. Anticipate risk and minimize company losses with regard to all aspects of employee, vehicle and facility safety. Establish and maintain safety Best Practices that are documented and used for training and accountability throughout the organization. Represent GO Riteway as needed in front of governmental entities and associations. Recommend strategies that build and maintain industry best safety standards and programming and that reflect organization’s commitment to safety.

 

  Core Responsibilities

 

  •  Partners and collaborates with key internal and external stakeholders to proactively champion an industry leading safety culture

  • Manages risk and develops strategies to minimize vehicle crashes, equipment damage and reduce costs associated with insurance

  • Ensures Organizational Compliance with applicable Federal, State, Local and DOT Laws

  • Identifies and maintains safety Best Practices and recommends Strategies as member of company Executive Management Team that contribute to on-going safety performance excellence

 

  General Qualifications

 

  • Must be able to obtain and/or retain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a “P”, “S” and “Air Brake” endorsements.

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or Related Field.

  • Demonstrated skills involving the use of computers and other office equipment. Excellent knowledge of MS Word and Excel are required.

  • Experience directing and managing a company-wide safety program.

  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization and with external customers.

  • Work collaboratively with others.

  • Ability to manage and resolve conflict.

  • Minimum 10+ years management or supervisory experience.

     

Desired Qualifications

 

  •  Prior experience in vehicle transportation industry

  • Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups

      

    We want you to join the GO Riteway Transportation Family!
    If you are confident that you have what it takes to succeed in this VP of Safety role, APPLY NOW.

      

    We Go the Extra Mile!

    EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

     

     

     

     

 

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