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DIRECTOR OF SAFETY TRAINING

Covenant Transport Inc Chattanooga, TN
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Job Description

Job Title:

DIRECTOR OF SAFETY TRAINING

Reports To:

TBD

FLSA Status:

EXEMPT

Prepared Date:

4/7/2016

Department:

SAFETY

Location:

CHATTANOOGA, TN

 

Position Purpose

  • This individual will serve in a leadership role within the Safety Department with primary responsibility for the various training programs.  This includes creation and implementation of several new programs of our training programs. 

 

Position Responsibilities

  • Create New Driver Training program
  • Create and Implement the Training Simulator program.
  • Update and oversee training in Orientation
  • Manage and oversee Training Instructors; Update training program
  • Train, evaluate and test all Trainers and Drivers
  • Work with Orientation leadership and Operations leadership to ensure students and trainers are meeting Covenant’s expectations of minimum downtime between activation, time on trainer truck, and time in the classroom.

 

 

 

Position Requirements

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree (preferred specialty in transportation and/or management); An Associate’s degree coupled with extensive experience may be acceptable.
  • Prefer at least 5 years in the trucking industry.
  • Significant teaching and training experience required.
  • Teaching and training experience with tractor trailers strongly preferred
  • Prior management required, preferably more than 5 years
  • Strong Proficiency in Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel and Web-based software programs
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Effective personal skills
  • Take-charge, solutions-minded, results oriented personality required
  • Safe driving record
  • In depth understanding of general safety needs and regulations preferred
  • Public speaking skills required
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects at one time

 

 

Job Details

Date Posted August 4, 2017
Date Closes October 3, 2017
Located In Chattanooga, TN
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 11-3042.00 Training and Development Managers
Zipcode 37419
Location