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

Job Opening ID:

00215039 Program Manager (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Program Manager




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

Under general supervision, the Program Manager is responsible for development of technology solutions that meet the strategy of internal business areas. Manage the systems development life cycle by planning and executing program development for the creation of new applications or changes/updates/fixes to existing applications. Full understanding of SDLC & ability to apply it. Knowledgeable of OCM methodology and practices, the incumbent may also be a focused leader of OCM programs for key initiatives.

Job Description:


Plan and execute program management methodology across multiple technology and business groups (1 program at a time, with assistance/under guidance) Work closely with business owners and BAs to understand the business goals and objectives and deliver solutions that align with those goals. Communicate program status to all levels in the organization as required including program scorecard and status/financial updates Address program change requests by obtaining scope, business approval, and updating program plan for any changes according to program management methodology. Manage issues according to program management methodology. Identify, assess, and manage risk to the success of the project Proficient in Leadership, Conflict Management, and Adaptability & Flexibility Mentors and trains junior employees in methodology and best practices.

Incorporate ADKAR-based OCM planning and execution tasks.


10+ years Project/Program Management Experience required

Bachelor’s degree required

PMP Certification preferred

Master’s degree is a bonus!


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.