J.B. Hunt Transport Intermodal Manager Development Program in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00237651 Intermodal Manager Development Program (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Intermodal Manager Development Program




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

Innovation. Leadership. Personal Growth.

J.B. Hunt’s Intermodal business segment has been the leader in engineering transportation solutions to hundreds of unique customers since its creative inception in 1989. As pioneers in the intermodal market, J.B. Hunt quickly became the largest Intermodal provider in the US, operating over 86,000 containers and 5,500 tractors; we control about one third of the domestic intermodal market in North America. We rely on successful Intermodal managers to constantly create new and improved solutions for our customers while also experiencing leadership and personal growth.

Are You Ready to Advance, Excel, and Grow?

Job Description:

The highly selective Intermodal Manager Development Program is designed to develop recent college graduates into high potential management professionals within twelve to fifteen months of joining J.B. Hunt. During the program, you will rotate among several different functional areas, developing an intimate knowledge of the entire Intermodal business. Designed to be more than just job shadowing, the rotational aspect of the program allows you to quickly become a contributing member of the team as you learn each job function. You will develop your skills with specialized training while working in concert with key company personnel. You will work alongside experienced managers while being mentored by a successful Intermodal leader. Periodic reviews will allow you to receive valuable performance feedback to guide your professional development.

The successful candidate for this role will:

  • Work efficiently in a fast-paced environment while learning the systems and processes of JB Hunt business operations.

  • Develop skills in leadership, networking, customer service, and problem solving.

  • Complete strategic projects, which conclude with a Capstone presentation to senior leadership.


What does it take to be considered?


  • Bachelor’s degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Attainment of degree within the past 24 months

Other desired skills and experience:

  • Extra-curricular leadership experience highly preferred

  • Excellent communication, problem solving, and customer service skills

  • Internship and/or relevant work experience

Work location will be Lowell, AR.


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.