Bus Safety Specalist

Skilled Trades
Toronto, Ontario
Job ID:

Bus Safety Specialist

  • Toronto, Ontario
  • 6 months contract to start
  • Monday- Friday day shift.
  • 36.25 hours/ week


Ian Martin Workforce is working with a reputable transportation/ construction company that is involved in one of the largest transportation expansions projects in Toronto history. As a new teammate within the safety department you will be required to manage the development of the Safety Program and monitors ongoing alignment with legal and regulatory requirements and/or the Safety Management System (SMS)

Daily Tasks Include: 

  • Develops and implements internal systems to monitor compliance with established policies and procedures 
  • Conduct hazard identification activities, recommend and assess risk and implement control methods
  • Audit the work of external contractors for compliance and risk mitigation
  • Maintains contractor safety records and coordinates the required roll-up to the Safety Data reporting team 
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance to asset management standard (ISO) and ensure adherence to related KPIs of asset management
  • Develop hazard identification strategies, including field level tools 
  • Develops, maintains, and updates safety rules for bulletins, notices, and special orders
  • Prepares reports describing results of hazard identification activities 
  • Assist in the development of Standard Operating Procedures
  • Perform accident investigation and technical assessment for buses involved in accidents, including examining accident scenes and gathering evidence from accident location
  • Provides direction, guidance, and active leadership, participates in various meetings, and represents Bus Safety at conferences, committees, presentations, and other events
  • Collaborates and liaises with external stakeholders, such as other transit agencies, WSIB, Ministry of Labour (MLO), Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO)

Key Skills / Qualifications

  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP), CIH and NCSO certification is an asset
  • Completion of a degree in a related discipline – or a combination of education, training and experience deemed equivalent
  • Knowledge of legislative and regulatory requirements governing transportation (e.g. Highway Traffic Act, Railway Safety Act, Occupational Health & Safety Act) 
  • Interpersonal and oral/written/presentation communication skills to develop and implement safety related programs and practices, deliver training, and manage stakeholder relationships
  • Must hold a valid class G drivers license

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