Manager of Safety

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Date: 24 Mar 2024

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID:445323 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

Develop safety programs in alignment with the SCRRA Safety Plan, ensure compliance with all rules and regulations, and provide guidance to field personnel. In coordination with the Training Manager, the Safety Manager will help create safety related training for employees. Perform day to day safety monitoring of safety related activities involving operational and maintenance employees. Oversee all items relating to regulations, rules, inspections, audits, testing, incident investigation, and corrective action plans. The Manager of Safety shall utilize data to perform trending and tracking of hazards and provide a risk-based analysis of all incidents. The Manager of Safety shall report to the AGMTRCS and shall not be responsible for operational and maintenance KPI’s.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Yes.




  • Develop submittal and support the Training Plan under 49CFRPart 243 regulations.
  • Maintain documentation of training and qualifications performed of contractors, subcontractors, third parties, Authority, and public agency employees.
  • Manage the Title 49, CFR, Part 219 program.
  • Ensure contract compliance with Federal, State, and local regulations and with SCRRA Standards, Rules, Regulations and Policies.
  • Perform field observations, and audits.
  • Develop training curriculum, programs, testing and qualification guidelines.
  • Develop a safety culture to ensure all staff are adequately trained and understand the Rules, Regulations and Safety Standards.
  • Perform regular consultation and plan meetings with the Authority’s Safety and training Manager.
  • Immediate condition response and initiate for care of employee(s), document, and investigation of incident and or accident.
  • Participate and attend authority Safety committee meetings, Root Cause Analysis and close out.
  • Follow up reporting, fact findings and corrective actions.
  • Maintain a strong relationship with Authority safety and risk management personnel.
  • Ensures compliance with Federal State and local regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Strong written and oral skills, including ability to explain and present Safety Rules, regulations, and standards to others.
  • Demonstrate full and complete knowledge of Federal Regulations Parts 200-299, CPUC
  • Regulations, and CAL/OSHA regulations.
  • Computer literacy in Excel, Word, Power Point and Windows
  • Ability in implementing, directing, and monitoring safety programs.
  • Ability in maintaining and motivating a safe working environment.
  • Knowledge of conducting comprehensive accident investigations

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical or safety related field or equivalent experience.
  • Certification of ASP Associate Safety Professional preferable
  • Certification of CSP Certified Safety Professional preferable
  • 2 years of supervisorial experience in railroad operations or maintenance.
  • 7 years of experience as a Trainer / Safety Manager with an FRA regulated agency.
  • Experience in incident investigation using various technics to determine root cause.
  • Requires familiarity with and ability to stay current with industry standards.

Physical Requirements:

  • Physically able to conduct inspections and carry equipment used for inspections.
  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at a time.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions



  • Must have valid Class “C” California Driver’s License with good driving record of no more than 2points and no DUI’s within the last 3years.
  • Must be able to pass a preemployment physical examination including a drug test.
  • Good understanding of 49 CFR 200 – 299. on start Date

Pay Range:


$88,480.00 to $132,720.00 depending on experience/qualifications.


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Alstom is a global company where our people vision and values embrace Diversity and Inclusion (D&I). Wherever we operate and across all our businesses, we want to create an inclusive culture in which diversity is welcomed and appreciated. By bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and giving everyone the opportunity to contribute with their knowledge, skills, experiences and perspectives, we also generate value for Alstom and its stakeholders.


Employment at Alstom is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. Alstom does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.


It is Alstom's policy to comply with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to non-discrimination and equal opportunity. The Company's Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policy, as well as its affirmative action obligations, includes the full and complete support of the Company. Because it's just the right thing to do. We hope you think so, too.




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