NJ TRANSIT, the nation's third largest provider of bus, rail and light rail transit, covers a service area of 5,325 square miles, linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia. Its nearly 12,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, and cost-effective service, providing approximately 270 million passenger trips each year with 2,221 buses, 1,231 commuter rail and 21 light rail vehicles on 252 bus routes and 12 rail lines.
NJ TRANSIT is seeking an innovative and forward-thinking executive to serve as Chief of System Safety (CSS) to oversee all aspects of the agency’s safety program and culture.
The CSS reports directly to the Executive Director and is responsible for the safety of passengers, employees, locations and equipment. S/he will help lead the agency’s Safety Cultural Transformation, develops safety policies, and ensures their implementation as well as compliance with those policies and government safety regulations across agency operations.
S/he has oversight of all life-cycle aspects of safety management, including, but not limited to, planning, modeling, monitoring, investigation, inspection, risk assessment, audit, documentation, integration, prevention, and education across the agency.
The ideal candidate will possess:
NJ TRANSIT is an equal opportunity employer and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
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