Safety Specialist Manager / Grant Writer

Recruitment #200324-UNCE-I05



This position is with Troop S within the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is seeking a full time Safety Specialist Manager / Grant Writer.  This is an unclassified position in state government.

The duties of this position will include but not limited to: manage the New Entrant Program; assist with monitoring the New Entrant inventory list; make safety audit assignments; contact motor carriers; answer New Entrant phone calls and emails; track motor carrier inactivation’s, no contact, and reclassification of motor carriers in the New Entrant Program; conduct New Entrant Safety Audits; write, submit, Monitor, and track the MCSAP grant. Other assignments as assigned by supervisor. This is a supervisory position.

All selected applicants shall be required to complete a successful background check and fingerprinting.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required:
Knowledge and application of Federal Regulations 2 CFR 200, 2 CFR 225, 2 CFR 1201, 49 CFR 300-399, United States Code 49 USC 31102, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration policies and procedures, Oklahoma State law Title 47, and Oklahoma Administrative Rules;

Minimum Requirements: None

Special Requirements:
Some travel required (30% + per week); Class D driver’s license; FMCSA/CVSA Certifications; NAS Level 1 Standard Inspection; NAS HM Bulk/Cargo Tank Inspection; Possess and maintain Safety Auditor Certifications.


Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.