J.B. Hunt Transport Logistics Development Program in Lowell, Arkansas
Job Opening ID:
00297511 Logistics Development Program (Open)
Logistics Development Program
United States of America
Job Description Summary:
Are you interested in building a strong career foundation in logistics? We have a program for you! The ICS (Integrated Capacity Solutions) Launch Program provides you the opportunity to learn and impact at J.B. Hunt’s corporate office in Northwest Arkansas, US News’ 5th Best Place to Live.
You’ll spend 6-12 months at our corporate office learning and executing key transportation brokerage functions, while building your network of partners and advisors. Then, launch out to one of our 50+ offices, spread across the nation!
What will you do?
Rate negotiations with third-party carriers.
Manage the pick-up, transit, and on-time delivery of the customers' freight.
Provide excellent customer service.
Act as a logistics consultant by creating and delivering innovative solutions for our customers’ freight needs.
Develop and maintain relationships with your contracted carriers.
Generate leads and prospect for new business opportunities.
As required, you’ll relocate from the corporate office to another office location within 6-12 months.
Is this program for you?
Work hard, play hard environment
Entrepreneurial approach to work
High-energy, positive attitude
Great phone presence and effective interpersonal communication skills
Strong negotiation skills
College degree and 3.0 GPA preferred
Relevant work experience preferred
Preferred start date will be between January to December 2019.
Who is J.B. Hunt Transport and Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS)?
We’re a supply chain solutions company that provides an integrated, multimodal approach for any transportation need.
We’re a Fortune 500 company that’s been in business since 1961.
We’re a family of 20,000+ employees.
We’re the largest intermodal transportation provider. We’re the largest dedicated contract carriage provider. We’re among the top 20 largest transportation brokerage providers.
ICS provides custom transportation and logistics solutions to our customers, primarily using third-party transportation providers.
ICS uses 40,000+ transportation provides across the nation.
ACT is the foundation of ICS’ culture. Accountability, Commitment, Teamwork!
BTGT is ICS’ mantra. ICS always strives to Be The Go-To!
ICS is JBHT’s fastest growing business segment, adding 100+ employees in 2016 and 2017.
ICS has 50+ locations mostly in the largest metro areas of the United States.
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.