J.B. Hunt Transport Shop Foreman in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Job Opening ID:

00262743 Shop Foreman (Open)

Job Title:

Shop Foreman




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

Job Description:

Position Summary:

Under general direction, responsible for the orderly and efficient operation of a maintenance facility during an assigned shift. Has overall responsibility of the shop to ensure all equipment repairs are completed in a safe, cost effective, and timely manner. Monitors the shop floor to see that repair procedures are being performed safely and that scheduled services are captured and unscheduled units are scheduled into shop. Track and schedule training for all technicians.


  1. Ensures work shift begins on schedule and assigns work orders to technicians to maintain an orderly and efficient workflow that meets internal customer deadlines.

  2. Monitors work in progress on the floor to ensure it is performed safely, correctly, and meets Standard Repair Times.

  3. Schedules inbound equipment so that repairs are assigned in order of priority.

  4. Equipment status is updated continually to maximize utilization.

  5. Monitors that all required repair campaigns are completed and warranty procedures are followed.

  6. Maintains the Company's safety culture, promotes a safe work environment and in compliance with Federal and state regulations by conducting safety meetings, mock OSHA inspections, modeling safe work habits, etc.

Inspects completed repairs to ensure equipment is up to DOT and company standards.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus specialized training; 3 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


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.