Safety Specialist Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Proficient Safety Specialist familiar with creating and overseeing safety procedures in [Type] settings. Dedicated to keeping workers safe without creating heavy burdens on team productivity. Looking for a challenging new role with growth potential. Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task] and [Task]. Offering [Skill], [Skill] and [Skill]. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality. Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success. Motivated [Area of study] student seeking internship in [Area of expertise] to gain hands-on experience. Outgoing and friendly with strong drive to succeed.

  • Meeting coordination
  • Documentation skills
  • Program assistance
  • Training leadership
  • Physical demonstrations
  • Safety training
  • Budgetary planning
  • Vehicle safety
  • Safety documentation and materials
  • Evaluations and reporting
  • Decontamination process and procedures
  • Productivity standards implementation
  • Driver coordination
  • Route management
  • Budget controls
  • Purchasing management
  • Mentoring and training
  • Transportation management systems
  • Fleet dispatch
  • Profit and loss management
  • Safety standards
  • Skilled in AS400
  • Policy development
Safety Specialist, 02/2020 to Current
FedexChicago, IL,
  • Provided hands-on training to all company employees.
  • Collected and analyzed air and fluid samples to assess safety and compliance with standards.
  • Held safety training and traffic safety instructional courses which led to marked improvements in safety culture across personnel groups.
  • Authored, coordinated and delivered mass educational briefings focused on occupational mishap trends and prevention.
  • Completed vehicle inspections to verify compliance with standards and regulations and prevented use of vehicles with extreme safety concerns or violations.
  • Reviewed vehicle logs and driver records to assess potential risks and verify compliance with company policies.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Juggled multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
Owner Operator, 07/2013 to 12/2019
Evans Distribution CompanyMelvindale, MI,
  • Oversaw staff hiring, initiating new training and scheduled processes to streamline operations.
  • Developed business and marketing plans and prepared monthly financial reports.
  • Trained teams on specific operations and requirements for each job site, including applicable procedures and techniques.
  • Supervised performance of workers with goals of improving productivity, efficiency and cost savings.
  • Recruited exceptional job candidates via diverse traditional and digital routes for suitability for key positions.
  • Kept track of driver hours and miles to achieve maximum productivity in given hours.
  • Tracked driver behavior and tasks, including timekeeping and attendance.
  • Coordinated load planning for drivers to minimize dispatch delays.
  • Arranged for onsite periodical inspections of vehicles in use.
  • Conducted annual performance reviews to assist drivers with maintaining required standards.
  • Communicated with team leaders to manage driver pay, bills, security and home time.
  • Identified root causes and feedback outcomes by communicating with team for service monitoring.
  • Reported maintenance and repair needs for transportation vehicles and equipment.
  • Created and enforced policies and procedures for entire logistics team.
  • Recruited top talent through interviews and personnel recommendations.
  • Identified opportunities to reduce cost and improve productivity.
  • Assessed needs and allocated resources to meet demand.
  • Created policies and procedures to inform and educate personnel on logistics activities.
Company Driver, 02/2008 to 07/2013
Werner EnterprisesDanville, PA,
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Transported orders and miscellaneous items to and from defined locations.
  • Inspected company vehicles on daily basis and reported any damages or issues.
  • Maintained flawless driving record throughout employment.
  • Adhered to DOT standards and regulations.
  • Observed traffic laws and regulations to provide safe and efficient ride.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Updated logs with timely and accurate information meet internal requirements and DOT recordkeeping demands.
  • Completed transfers at hubs and final destinations to keep routes on schedule.
  • Sought out routes with fewest obstacles or hazards to achieve timely and safety passenger delivery.
  • Drafted trip reports, including notable delays and route information.
  • Inspected trucks and trailers before and after trips and completed basic maintenance for optimal performance.
  • Inspected vehicle prior to and after completing each shift, noting any damage or issues in detailed logs.
  • Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to set checklist.
  • Implemented daily DOT pre-trip inspections to reduce risks or delivery delays.
  • Submitted daily mileage log with trip sheet, fuel, maintenance and delivery documentation.
  • Maintained records such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements in accordance with regulations
  • Coordinated with dispatch to receive updates, communicate efficient routes and convey delays.
  • Consulted with supervisors and dispatch personnel to assess situations, determine appropriate solutions and make decisions.
  • Inspected, serviced and maintained equipment on daily basis to achieve long-lasting performance.
  • Observed all driving regulations and safety procedures, maintaining excellent safe driving record.
  • Inspected and maintained vehicle supplies and equipment such as gas, oil, water, tires, lights, and brakes to ensure vehicles remain in proper working condition
  • Submitted reports on condition of truck at end of each trip.
  • Conducted preventive maintenance, checking gages, readings and fluid changes while executing truck cleans and completing advanced mechanical repairs.
  • Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
  • Balanced materials, secured containers and verified weight limits of loads to avoid safety or compliance issues.
  • Used pallet jack and forklift to load and unload products at distribution centers and route locations.
  • Connected air hoses and electrical lines, installed and removed tire chains and manually cranked dolly wheels.
  • Unloaded packages from trucks for delivery to customers, taking care to prevent damage to merchandise and goods.
  • Recorded expenses and maintained receipts.
  • Reacted decisively and quickly to protect spoilage.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1995
Johnsburg High School - Johnsburg, IL,
Certificate of Completion For Class A Commercial Driver's License Course: , Expected in 08/2008
Eagle Truck Driving School - Crystal Lake, IL,
  • Completed coursework in [Subject], [Subject] and [Subject]
Native/ Bilingual
  • Certified Breath Alcohol Technician
  • Certified Drug Screen Collector,
  • Class A CDL License

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School Attended
  • Johnsburg High School
  • Eagle Truck Driving School
Job Titles Held:
  • Safety Specialist
  • Owner Operator
  • Company Driver
  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate of Completion For Class A Commercial Driver's License Course

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