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Job Title:         Safety Safari Team CDL Driver                                                Date: 2018
Department:   Emergency Services
Supervisor:  Director of Emergency Services
 
Safety Safari Team
 
Function: 
  1. Will interact with all Safety Safari Team Members at the National Event level.
  2. Will work at a level consistent with the National Hot Rod Association standards.
  3. Will work on and maintain Safari equipment necessary to conduct a national event.
  4. Applicant will have mechanic skills and background, use of shop tools and equipment.
  5. Applicant will have basic fabrication skills for in the field repairs.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  1. Will maintain and repair equipment as directed.
  2. Will maintain maintenance records for equipment.
  3. Will maintain warranty records on equipment.
  4. Will assist with inventory database for supplies.
  5. Will assist with track preparation.
  6. Driver and transportation of equipment from event to event.
  7. Will assist with all equipment being clean and ready for use at event.
  8. Will help create a safe working environment with observations and suggestions.
  9. Will assist with special events, test sessions, etc.
  10. Any other duties as assigned by the Director of Emergency Services.
 
Qualifications:
  1. Maintain an active SFI Incident Response Certification.
  2. Maintain a CDL Driver License, class A with air brake endorsement and Medical Card.
  3. Maintain Insurability under NHRA Insurance Policy.
  4. Member in good standing with the NHRA Safety Safari. 
5.       Requires nationwide travel and working in various work environments include extreme weather.  

Physical Qualification:
Able to lift 40-60 Ibs; must be able to travel nationwide via car" or air; able to work 10-12 hour days involving sitting, standing, walking, bending, pushing, or lifting as required; must be able to climb over a wall approximately 3 feet in height; must be able to work outdoors in extreme temperatures and be able to quickly react to emergency situations at trackside. This position requires a quick reflex to assist drivers or push vehicles off the track, with assistance, as needed. Must be flexible with rest periods and meal periods.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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