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Field Safety Specialist

Date: May 21, 2019

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92111

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Fortune named XPO Logistics among the most admired companies in the world, and we are on Forbes’ list as one of America’s best employers. We’re looking for motivated people who are looking for an entry-level role to start their career. As the Field Safety Specialist, you will be responsible for assisting terminal management with all safety-related duties and promoting XPO’s safety culture to terminal colleagues and drivers. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a rewarding career.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.


What you’ll do on a typical day:    

  • Lead safety compliance and education, including monthly safety meetings and FMCSA regulations; conduct truck inspections and maintain inspection files, and assist in capturing information to complete accident files
  • Ensure driver compliance by assisting with driver logs, maintaining and auditing driver trip reports and fuel receipts; communicate all new and updated information to ensure required driver awareness
  • Conduct driver settlement and invoice processing, including review and rebill of invoices
  • Process all vendor invoices to ensure timely payment
  • Recruit and onboard drivers

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of transportation or safety experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; ability to create complex formulas in Excel and queries in company software applications

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Associate degree
  • 2 years of transportation or safety experience
  • Ability to provide timely and professional support to all internal and external customers and vendors
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to present clean, organized and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment

Be part of something big.


XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: San Diego