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United Rentals Safety Training Program Manager in Stamford, Connecticut

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

  • Location TBD based on selected candidate

This role is responsible for the creation, maintenance and oversight of training content and optimal delivery methods for our United Academy training program.

Working closely with the UA leadership team, this subject matter expert will focus on ensuring content is most up to date, regulatory compliant and reflects the industry best practices and the current voice of our customers. Additionally, the role creates, rolls out and oversees our UA Training quality assurance program including oversight of our field trainer credentialing in accordance with their knowledge, skills and abilities.

United Academy Training Program Content Development

  • Collaborates with the United Academy Director and UA leadership team to identify the need to create and maintain United Academy owned training content, and if deemed more practical, perform necessary due diligences to validate required training from existing providers aiming to establish business partnerships.

  • Determine most appropriate delivery methodology for content in pursue of the highest quality of training experience.

  • Define project plans using standard project management tools, that identify resources, time and investment to complete the required creation and updates of training programs.

  • Lead the subject matter expert’s team and other resources required to completed the established projects in the time and budget constrains identified.

  • Continuously review and keep current with applicable safety regulations relevant to UA Safety Training, and when necessary update course content to reflect these regulations and safety best practices.

United Academy Trainer’s credentials Program

  • Collaborates with the United Academy Director and UA leadership team to prioritize and complete the necessary training sessions to build the credentials required by United Academy trainers to be able to serve customers according to their needs. Working with their team, deliver the requiring trainings monthly or as necessary.

Acquire knowledge and credentials to be up to date in regulations and industry best practices.

United Academy Training Delivery quality assurance program

  • Create and rollout the quality assurance protocol that verifies at the different levels of training delivery and documentary compliance, our status of implementation, and actions required to remediate this gaps. This includes at least one week a month whenever possible performing the required assessments.

Leader Team of Training Managers, manage their performance and ensure their productivity and responsiveness to internal and external customers.


Bachelor Degree


  • 5-10 years experience in the construction equipment or rental industry

  • 5-10 years experience as a Safety Trainer with advanced knowledge of OSHA regulations as they relate to the construction equipment rental industry and ts customers

  • 5 years experience as Master Trainer with solid platform training skills

  • Project Management experience, preferably in a training environment

Other Skills Required:

  • Must must have passion for the application of Learning & Development to solve real business needs, including training needs analysis and training design and creation of evaluation criteria for learning programs

  • Advanced organizational and time management skills

  • Ability to incorporate best practice learning technologies to maximize learning retention

  • Experienced with Design of a a portfolio of multi-modal learning programs

  • Experienced in knowledge management practices

At United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company, we believe that it takes great employees to build a great organization – and we’re passionate about helping our people grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do. Our culture is based on our corporate values and centers on mutual respect, job satisfaction, diversity and a shared responsibility to build a better future.

What's in it for you?

U.S. Full Time roles : Best in class benefits offering includes medical, dental, vision, flex spending and health savings accounts; 401(k) retirement with company match; life and disability insurance; and paid time off including sick, vacation, holidays, and paid parental leave. Comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

U.S. Part Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match/RRSP; paid time off including sick, vacation and holidays; and comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

Canada: Best in class benefits package which includes medical, dental & vision, RRSP/DPSP*, paid time off, comprehensive training and development, and career growth opportunities.

*Offered for full time roles, part time eligibility in select provinces

United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.