J.B. Hunt Transport Operations Office Internship in Lowell, Arkansas
Job Opening ID:
00322497 Operations Office Internship (Open)
Operations Office Internship
United States of America
Job Description Summary:
Job Description Summary
As an Intermodal Intern, you'll train with full-time rail operations personnel to understand & assist in performing the duties of each position within the department. The goal is for you to gain an understanding of the workings of intermodal rail operations and the importance of intermodal within the greater world marketplace. You will also be given special short-term projects to be completed during your tenure. You may be given the opportunity for longer-term employment, if sufficient knowledge is gained and duties are performed satisfactorily during the internship.
The successful candidate for this role will:
Train with all rail operations personnel on all shifts, in order to gain a thorough understanding of intermodal rail operations.
Work various shifts alongside full-time rail operations personnel, as schedule allows.
Work on small special projects, as able to be completed during internship.
Other duties as required.
Must be enrolled in a 4-year university degree program, preferably majoring in a transportation-related degree.
Other desired skills:
Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced, high momentum environment
Excellent communication, problem solving, and customer service skills
Must possess strong computer skills, including typing and Microsoft Office programs
Communication, Creativity (JBH Rating Scale), Customer Service, Decision Making & Problem Solving
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.