J.B. Hunt Transport Black Belt in Chicago, Illinois

Job Opening ID:

00225619 Black Belt (Open)

Job Title:

Black Belt

Department:

IT

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Illinois

City:

Chicago

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Under general supervision, the Associate is responsible for improving and standardizing our business processes in support of our executive strategy. Black Belts are responsible for business transformation through streamlined, efficient business processes, reporting, data visibility and analytics. In concert with our modernization efforts, these individuals will act on opportunities to refine our business models and create measurable synergies and systemic business improvement. Black belts will be expected to develop measurement systems and dashboards in support of repeatable process and as early indicators of process variation. They will be responsible for creating and delivering a portfolio of improvement efforts in conjunction with business partners and Green Belts.

Job Description:

Responsibilities

  • Accomplish Measurable business process improvements

  • Manage project to budgeted cost and time commitments

  • Deliver clear and effective presentations

  • Build rapport with others

  • Develop and execute appropriate actions based upon internal and external organization/business dynamics and the perspectives of stakeholders

  • Modify plans to adapt to changing situations

  • See things in a new way, offers alternative perspectives, is willing to challenge the status quo

Education/Certifications:

  • BS in Engineering or related degree

  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certified

Experience:

  • Five or more years using Six Sigma Black Belt tool set for process improvement, variance reduction or cost efficiency experience or equivalent experience and/or training.

Qualifications:

Accomplish Measurable business process improvements

Manage project to budgeted cost and time commitments

Deliver clear and effective presentations

Build rapport with others

Develop and execute appropriate actions based upon internal and external organization/business dynamics and the perspectives of stakeholders

Modify plans to adapt to changing situations

See things in a new way, offers alternative perspectives, is willing to challenge the status quo, Adaptability & Flexibility (3 - Solid), Bachelors - Industrial Engineering, Business Process Reengineering, Lean Six Sigma, Six Sigma, ISO - Professional Society, Conflict Management (3 - Solid), Decision Making & Problem Solving (3 - Solid), Drive (3 - Solid), Engineering, English, Information Management (3 - Solid)

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.