Transportation Safety Manager

Dot Foods Mount Sterling , IL 62353

Posted 3 months ago

Overview

Location: Mt. Sterling, IL Department: Dot Transportation Inc. (DTI) Reports To: DTI Director of Safety

Your Role: Responsible for safety-related driver training, developing and providing support to DTI safety initiatives, and supporting the development and maintenance of our safety culture.

  • Conducts recurrent training for accidents and injuries, including but not limited to MVA and regulatory required training

  • Assists in accident/injury investigations

  • Works as a resource for Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations

  • Provides driver commentary driving training

  • Conducts on-road observations

  • Serves as a member of the accident review committee

  • Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to eliminate waste.

Role Specifics:

  • Travel Frequent travel; at least 2-3 nights per month to other company facilities or outside facilities for training and meetings. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation, including car, plane, or train.

  • Schedule Ability to work flexible hours (weekend, night shift and on-call) based upon facility needs.

Qualifications

We Need You To Have:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent Dot experience

  • Minimum of two years of safety experience

  • Knowledge of Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) regulations

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Demonstrated computer skills including Microsoft office programs

  • Ability to interact well with employees at all levels of the organization

We'd Like You To Have:

  • Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

  • Experience in providing group presentations

  • Ability to function in a multi-task environment

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills

What Can Dot Offer You?

As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 55 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:

  • Competitive salary and bonus program

  • Advancement opportunities

  • Competitive benefits

Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.

EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.


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