Job Overview: Atlas Van Lines is seeking a rational, detail-oriented candidate to work as a Director, Safety on our Fleet Registration/Safety team. This position will be responsible for developing, coordinating, and implementing occupational health policies and procedures to promote and ensure effective safety operations in the organization. This position directs the Atlas network safety management process and provides overall support and guidance to the regional, area and local transportation operations within our Agent organizations. The Safety Director coordinates with the Manager of Insurance Risk Management in crafting short- and longer-term strategies in building a culture of safety within the organization.
This position's duties include the following:
Collaborating with management to develop, prepare, and implement safety policies and procedures.
Ensuring compliance with federal, state, and local safety laws, regulations, codes, and rules.
Conducting safety inspections and audits to assess employee compliance with safety regulations.
Providing support in van operator and equipment regulation compliance to ensure meeting safety requirements.
Ensuring completion of required OSHA recordkeeping and reporting.
Reviewing accident and incident reports.
Providing a comprehensive & accurate monthly report containing appropriate metrics.
Providing technical and administrative support to the safety committee.
Identifying opportunities to minimize workplace injuries, accidents, and health problems.
Stopping operations and activities that could harm employees or equipment.
Assuring proper accountability is delivered for preventable accidents.
Overseeing employee training on applicable safety standards.
Reviewing safety training and recommends revisions, improvements, and updates.
Developing materials and conducting training for drivers in the implementation of the Transportation Safety Management System.
Performing accident investigation training to all levels of the Organization.
Providing monthly scorecards which include tactics and activities from a National perspective.
Mentoring the competency of managers in safety management practices, protocols, and procedures.
Overseeing and implementing the elements of an Accident Management process including coordination of reporting, investigation, documentation, and management of incidents.
Monitoring CSA Basic Scores to address trends and drive performance.
Atlas is an EO employer - Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
Extensive knowledge of current company safety policies and applicable Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to conduct training
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to lead and influence others within organization
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
Working knowledge of the performance management/ monitoring systems
Analysis and identification of risk trends, problems, and solutions
Ability to develop, coach, and mentor others including the ability to provide development experiences and network opportunities, advise, and teach to prepare others for effective job performance
Ability to interact cooperatively and collaboratively with others as a team, including those holding divergent and/or opposing views and goals
Understand and apply meaningful operations and safety performance metrics
Ability to plan and execute events, safety meetings, accident review meetings, and safety celebrations
Develop and communicate informative presentations and strategies for stakeholders and managers to gain understanding and consensus
About Atlas Van Lines
Atlas Van Lines is one of the largest household goods movers in the U.S. More than 430 Atlas Agents own and operate the equipment and warehouses to provide moving and storage services you can rely on. Atlas vans are easily recognizable, with a big, blue, stylized "A" on every vehicle.
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