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Safety Specialist

Covenant Transport Inc Chattanooga, TN

Job Description


Safety – Specialist


Safety Supervisor

flsa status:





Safety Department





SECTION I - POSITION PURPOSE (why position exists)

  • The Specialist will be perform the essential functions of Safety Compliance related to driving habits as well as company compliance with federal regulations and company qualifications.

SECTION II – DIMENSIONS (breadth and scope of duties)

  • Ensure compliance within the scope of our professional drivers and the government regulatory agencies

SECTION III - ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS (list individual job duties and the percentage of time spent on each)

  • Perform Hazmat Briefings
  • Conduct Accident Reviews
  • Conduct required Safety Interviews.
  • Assist with review of DQ and recruiting files when required
  • Perform Safety Reviews for incoming drivers
  • Review and Approve Drivers to be in Trainers Class
  • Driver contact regarding Safety Systems, CER’s
  • Input of Expirations for Defensive Driving and Computer Based Teaching courses as well as Safety Interviews
  • Investigate motorist complaints and address issue with our drivers


  • Assist with bi-annual Safety Blitz’s
  • Assist other Safety areas as needed.
  • Presentation for Orientation.


SECTION IV - KEY KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE (should be minimum qualifications needed for the position)


  • Four year degree or equivalent work experience
  • Good Microsoft Suite Skills especially Excel and Power Point
  • Good Time Management Skills
  • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills
  • 1 year of experience in the trucking industry
  • Safety experience preferred but not required
  • Interview skills a plus
  • Must be available for rotating on-call schedule


SECTION V - DIRECT REPORTS (number and title of positions) (write “None” if there are no direct reports)

  • None


Job Details

Date Posted May 21, 2018
Date Closes July 20, 2018
Located In Chattanooga, TN
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 11-3071.01 Transportation Managers
Zipcode 37419

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