J.B. Hunt Transport Intermodal Manager Trainee in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job Opening ID:

00226703 Intermodal Manager Trainee (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Intermodal Manager Trainee

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Iowa

City:

Cedar Rapids

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

As a Manager Trainee, you will apply your management and communication skills using cutting edge technology to manage the fleet and deliver the service our clients depend on. The environment is fast-paced, and you have the ability to make decisions that matter! The training program usually lasts about 4 months and will prepare you to be promoted into our Fleet Manager position.

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Dispatch and supervise one or more groups of drivers

  • Monitor and train drivers to promote company safety culture

  • Ensure 100% on-time service by monitoring driver progress

  • Monitor compliance with safety and Department of Transportation regulations

  • Manage service of all equipment

  • Control driver retention

  • Other duties as required

Required Qualifications:

  • Four-year college degree from an accredited educational institution with a preferred GPA of 2.70 or higher, or

  • Minimum of 3 years continuous employment with J.B. Hunt demonstrating management potential, or

  • Minimum of 3 years recent supervisory experience outside of J.B. Hunt, or

  • Military Non-Commissioned Officer with at least 3 years of supervisory experience (i.e., minimum E-4).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong Interpersonal Skills

  • Leadership Experience Preferred

Qualifications:

Driver Management, Rail Operations

Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.