Safety Manager

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Date: 08-Oct-2021

Location: Oceanside, CA, United States

Company: Alstom

Req ID:167381 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

Join us as Safety Manager, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in  Oceanside (CA), US.


The Safety Manager will ensure all applicable safety rules and regulations are understood and being complied with. That employee’s are fully trained in Health Safety and Environmental matters, following and in compliance with the Bombardier HSE OHSAS 18001 Safety Management system.




  • Champion the local HSE Safety Committee sharing meeting minutes with all members of the management team. Ensuring follow-up on concerns and or countermeasures.
  • Train employees on HSE regulations, compliance, developing risk assessments and the use of, incident/accident investigations, Material safety Data Sheet usage and control, as well as training in the various HSE Standard Operating Procedures covering such topics as fall protection, sharpies, etc.
  • Foster of a strong HSE culture drawing upon best practices within Bombardier and the industry.
  • Ensure all incidents/accidents/near misses are reported and entered into the electronic database.
  • Take appropriate actions in regards to safety matters as necessary.
  • Make recommendations to the Key Management team on HSE matters.
  • Participate in daily, weekly and monthly performance reviews with the “key management” team as requested.
  • Participate in visual management reviews with each department to validate the department’s focus, performance, key issues, safety performance, concerns and countermeasures.
  • Measure the team’s performance in regards to specific HSE KPI’s including safety inspections, safety observations, efficiently testing, corrective actions identified, workplace inspection, and corrective actions taken.
  • Perform safety audits and formal observations of the work place, employees performing tasks, equipment, tools and equipment and surrounding.
  • Monitor tooling, PPE, and equipment to ensure compliance with regulations, safety inspections are maintained, in line with Quality procedures, the OEM intended use, form, fit and function. Items such as forklifts, portable grinders, compressors, slings, chains, etc.
  • In the event that employee safety is at risk or has been compromised, post containment of such danger, issue a standardized all Employee Safety Bulletin ensuring the topic forms the basis of either a safety stand down if warranted or start of shift safety discussion.
  • Participate in the monthly Bombardier Corp safety performance review conference call.
  • Be available to NCTD as required.




  • A minimum of nine years’ of relevant experience in the US commuter rail industry.
  • Experience leading and managing a safety program with strong understanding of regulations governing the managing and handling of safety programs, training obligations and record management.
  • The ability to challenge peoples perceptions, coach, mentor and influence.


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

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   


Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.

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