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J.B. Hunt Transport Logistics Engineer in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00332800 Logistics Engineer (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Logistics Engineer

Department:

Engineering & Science

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Arkansas

City:

Lowell

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Under general supervision, the position is responsible for utilizing problem solving and quantitative methods to provide engineering solutions through projects in various areas of the organization.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Applies knowledge of organization to make improvements to existing processes or solutions.

  • Increases awareness and knowledge of quantitative methods, computer programming, optimization, or solution design to support data analysis.

  • Solves problems related to process improvement by analyzing internal and external data, including operations, pricing, financial, and customer information.

  • Analyzes a variety of data and processes to reduce cost and increase business productivity.

  • Independently communicates with business partners to understand problems and present solutions.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer and Information Science, or related field, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 2 years of experience in Engineering.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in data visualization software, statistics, operations research, linear programming, forecasting, predictive modeling, relational databases and SQL.

Preferred Qualifications:

Qualifications:

Education:

Bachelors: Chemical Engineering, Bachelors: Civil Engineering, Bachelors: Computer and Information Science, Bachelors: Computer Engineering, Bachelors: Electrical Engineering, Bachelors: Industrial Engineering, Bachelors: Mathematics, Bachelors: Mechanical Engineering, Bachelors: Statistics

Language:

English (Required)

Work Experience:

Engineering

Certifications:

Competencies:

Analytical Thinking (Working Experience), Business Acumen (Working Experience), Data Gathering and Reporting (Working Experience), Decision Making and Critical Thinking (Working Experience), Influencing (Working Experience), Networking (Basic Understanding), Planning: Tactical, Strategic (Basic Understanding), Problem Solving (Working Experience)

Responsibilities:

Analyzes a variety of data and processes to reduce cost and increase business productivity, Applies knowledge of organization to make improvements to existing processes or solutions, Increases awareness and knowledge of quantitative methods, computer programming, optimization, or solution design to support data analysis, Independently communicates

with business partners to understand problems and present solutions, Solves problems related to process improvement by analyzing internal and external data, including operations, pricing, financial, and customer information

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.

“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.

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