J.B. Hunt Transport Overnight Transportation Specialist in Lowell, Arkansas
Job Opening ID:
00322076 Overnight Transportation Specialist (Evergreen) (Open)
Overnight Transportation Specialist
United States of America
Job Description Summary:
As a Transportation Specialist, you'll be working closely with your team to uphold our standard of exceptional customer service as you schedule pickup and delivery appointments and trace shipments. If you are enthusiastic, eager to be part of the cutting edge of third party logistics, and aspire for excellence, then Integrated Capacity Solutions is the place for you!
Schedule pickup and delivery appointments
Answer inbound calls
Monitor freight in transit and trouble shoot problems to ensure on time delivery.
Provide rate quotes
Perform general administrative tasks
What does it take to be considered?
High school diploma or equivalent office experience
Have an understanding of basic computer systems and programs
Have strong phone skills
Must be able to deal effectively and tactfully with customer and employees in a fast-paced, stressful work environment
Must demonstrate basic math skills
Have the ability to manage multiple projects with a sense of urgency
College degree or working to complete a college degree preferred
Must be available to work flexible hours as needed by the business unit and team
Must be able to work overnight and weekends
Sunday through Tuesday 7:00 pm to 7:00 am. and every other Saturday 7:00 am to 4:00 pm.
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.