J.B. Hunt Transport DCS General Manager in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00226416 DCS General Manager (Open)

Job Title:

DCS General Manager

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Arkansas

City:

Lowell

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Dedicated Contract Services specializes in total supply chain management solutions, customized to meet each client's needs. We serve customers in over 450 locations, ranging from but not limited to, retail, food and restaurant, agriculture and the oil industry. We are expected to double in size in the next five years - We are not slowing down!

The Transportation General Manager is responsible for developing, maintaining, and managing the Customer relationship while overseeing all management employees on the Dedicated Account. Furthermore, the Transportation General Manager will facilitate; problem identification, solution recognition, and system implementation to improve areas that hinder account profitability and growth.

Job Description:

  • Supervise those who are accountable for project supervision and management.

  • Responsible for the safe operations and compliance of assigned accounts.

  • Provide support and assistance to project personnel in meeting compliance requirements with existing safety programs and procedures.

  • Recruit, recognize, hire, and train those who have management potential.

  • Assist in the recruitment and hiring of drivers to ensure the proper fit between account personnel and customer service requirements.

  • Abide by the Personnel and Operational policies of DCS.

  • Ensure the display and accuracy of Statistical Techniques at the account level.

  • Encourage and foster profitable growth and customer retention by developing excellent customer relationships throughout their area of assignment.

  • Responsible for the profitability and losses of their assigned account(s).

  • Willing to be on a 24-hour "on-call" basis.

Qualifications:

  • 4 year degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and 7-11 months related experience or Equivalent combination plus 3 years experience with J.B. Hunt

  • Must have great organizational skills and the ability to multi task

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications

  • Willing to work flexible hours

  • This position's base location will be determined upon candidate hired. Preference will be given to candidates who are willing to relocate for future opportunities within the company , as well as those candidates with experience in recruiting, onboarding and oversight of contact carriers and/or independent contractors.

Qualifications:

Driver Management

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.