J.B. Hunt Transport Litigation Extern in Lowell, Arkansas
Job Opening ID:
00311389 Litigation Extern (Open)
United States of America
Job Description Summary:
An extern in this placement can expect to assist Litigation Examiners with managing litigation based on claims, made under the Company’s auto liability, general liability, worker’s compensation, and/or cargo insurance coverage; assist Litigation Examiners with managing the Company’s exposure to risk by ensuring claims against it are thoroughly examined to minimize financial loss and diminished reputation; provide professional assistance and direction to adjusters, attorneys, law enforcement, etc., who are involved in the investigation of incidents where potential liability and claims exist against the Company; work with outside counsel to evaluate legal liability, exposure to risk, and dollar value of damages for management review; assist Litigation Examiners with ensuring regular review and monitoring of case files to determine if internal reserves are set accurately; assess liability to apportion damages based on percentage of negligence for negotiation settlements and claimants, attorneys and insurance companies through outside counsel; assist Litigation Examiners and outside counsel in the development of litigation strategy for resolution or trial; attend local mediations, settlement conference, trials, or other legal proceedings on behalf of the Company.
Communication, Creativity (JBH Rating Scale), Customer Service, Decision Making & Problem Solving, Working with Others
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.
“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”
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.