J.B. Hunt Transport Driver Supervisor in Chicago, Illinois

Job Opening ID:

00267601 Driver Supervisor (Open)

Job Title:

Driver Supervisor

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Illinois

City:

Chicago

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Efficiency, sustainability & reliability all differentiate J.B. Hunt Intermodal. When it comes to reducing the carbon footprint and transportation costs, Intermodal leads the way. Since 1989, we have acquired over 86,000 containers and have become the largest Intermodal provider in the United States, with the most extensive rail network in North America. Capacity matters!

Job Description:

The Driver Supervisor will help to support, in professional courteous manner, an on-site management process of company assets that facilitates the attainment of company goals through improved customer service, employee effectiveness, and equipment utilization.

Work Schedule: 6:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday

Work Location: 4466 West Ogden Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60623

Responsibilities:

  • Reconcile yard check; ensuring what matches in the system matches what is in the yard

  • Research all loads currently staged on the yard and message the appropriate groups to ensure loads are moving to the final destination

  • Walk the yard daily to ensure organization on the yard

  • Dispatch local, regional and drayage drivers in order to make on time delivery and pick up. Confer with corporate headquarters on any load problems

  • Control and document all traffic in and out of the terminal.

  • Maintain inventory of driver supplies at all times.

  • Setup taxi vouchers and transportation for new hires.

  • Perform other related duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Associate‚Äôs degree (A.A.) from two year college; two years related experience and/or training and 12-18 months management experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Qualifications:

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.