J.B. Hunt Transport Information Services Intern in Lowell, Arkansas
Job Opening ID:
00211193 Information Services Intern (Open)
Information Services Intern
United States of America
Job Description Summary:
At J.B. Hunt, our IT Internship Program is designed to give students the opportunity to extend their classroom learning and get “real world” industry experience, while still completing their degree.
The IT Internship at J.B. Hunt is different than most internships, in that it is a “year-round” internship. Our IT interns work 20 hours a week during the semester and up to 35 hours a week when classes are not in session. This allows the student to maximize the opportunity of gaining practical work experience. Our interns have the opportunity to rotate between the departments, as open positions become available.
Assist mentor with coding, debugging, testing, and documenting computer applications.
Expand knowledge of the transportation industry and related systems.
Perform limited analysis and design tasks.
Learn to diagnose systems problems.
Be enrolled in technology related degree program such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or Industrial Engineering at an accredited academic institution. Have and maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.75, with a 3.0 in the major field of study. Be able to work at least 20 hours a week during the school semester.
While not required, it is preferred that an intern candidate have at least 18 months to projected graduation. All internships will last at least 6 months.
Preference will be given to applicants who are enrolled (or have just completed) a course of study in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Industrial Engineering, or applicable degree field at an accredited university or junior college
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.