J.B. Hunt Transport Manager Trainee in Guilderland Center, New York

Job Opening ID:

00212413 Manager Trainee (Open)

Job Title:

Manager Trainee

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

New York

City:

Guilderland Center

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

As a manager trainee, we will provide you with more than just job shadowing experience. We will train and assign you tasks so that you become immediately immersed into the operation so that in 3-6 months you will be ready to step into a full leadership role at one of our Final Mile Warehouses. Many of our processes and work flows feed off each other and as a trainee you will get to see how your decisions have an impact on the business. You will have the ability to make decisions that will help you grow in your professional career. It will be fast paced and challenging, but we will be right there with you to offer guidance and support.

Job Description:

Here’s what your day will look like:

  • Work with your customers to understand customer expectations in order to deliver value at the highest level. J.B. Hunt is committed to customers.

  • Route and schedule deliveries. We are consistent and reliable.

  • Lead a group of company driving employees and warehouse personnel to fulfill the needs of the customer and maximize productivity. Teamwork!

  • Understand and monitor compliance with safety and DOT regulations. Safety is our top priority.

  • Full management responsibility over all equipment and inventory in the warehouse. We are accountable.

  • Troubleshoot and resolve any service related concerns with deliveries as the go to person. We value customer service.

What will you get in return, you ask?

  • Base salary starting out and bonus potential after completion of the training program. Bonus is based on overall performance and profitability of the assigned account.

  • Experience working for one of the largest Final Mile Services Providers. With over 100 distribution centers nationwide that means more opportunities for you.

  • Work for a large company, but still small enough to be on a first name basis with everyone

  • Develop your leadership and management skills and gain customer knowledge and industry experience. The learning never stops.

  • Promote from within culture. After a year to a year and half, you could be managing a Final Mile Warehouse with the support of J.B. Hunt right behind you. You’ll have the freedom to manage, set direction and lead a team.

So, do you have what it takes?

  • Must be self driven and have a strong work ethic.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced and changing environment.

  • Strong interpersonal and creative problem solving skills.

  • Ability to relocate within the region. That means, after training you will run the day to day operations with your team at an assigned location within the region.

  • Must be willing to work flexible hours during training. This isn't a 8-5 job, you're managing a business.

  • College degree OR 3 years of supervisory experience OR Military Non Commissioned Officer, minimum E4

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.