J.B. Hunt Transport Program Manager in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00299508 Program Manager (Open)

Job Title:

Program Manager

Department:

Project/Program Management

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 planning, coordinating, and executing program management best practices to align with business strategy across multiple business areas and technology teams. The incumbent applies industry standards and determines tool sets/applications for program management methodology.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plans and executes program management methodology across multiple technology and business groups (smaller, less complex programs with assistance/under guidance).

  • Works closely with business owners and representatives to understand the business goals and objectives and deliver solutions that align with those goals.

  • Communicates program status to all levels in the organization and facilitates decisions within the program team.

  • Facilitates scope and prioritization of the program plan deliverables .

  • Manages risks and issues within the program team.

  • Establishes and guide the team in program-specific operating procedures.

  • Assesses business impact and coordinate implementation with the organizational change management team.

Education:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Management Information Systems, Business Administration/Management, or related field, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 5 years of work experience in Business Administration or Project Management. Project Management Professional Certification

  • Agile experience

  • Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA).

Preferred Qualifications:

Qualifications:

Education:

Bachelors: Business Administration/Management, Bachelors: Chemical Engineering, Bachelors: Civil Engineering, Bachelors: Computer Engineering, Bachelors: Electrical Engineering, Bachelors: Industrial Engineering, Bachelors: Management Information Systems, Bachelors: Mechanical Engineering

Language:

English (Required)

Work Experience:

Business Administration, Project Management

Certifications:

Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA) - Scaled Agile, Inc., Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification - Project Management Institute (PMI)

Competencies:

Business Acumen (Working Experience), Cross-Team Integration (Working Experience), Decision Making and Critical Thinking (Extensive Experience), Meeting Management (Extensive Experience), Planning: Tactical, Strategic (Extensive Experience), Problem Solving (Extensive Experience), Program Management (M0260) (Working Experience)

Responsibilities:

Assesses business impact and coordinate implementation with the organizational change management team, Communicates program status to all levels in the organization and facilitates decisions within the program team, Establishes and guide the team in program-specific operating procedures, Facilitates scope and prioritization of the program plan deliverables, Manages risks and issues within the program team, Plans and executes program management methodology across multiple technology and business groups (smaller, less complex programs with assistance/under guidance), Works closely with business owners and representatives to understand the business goals and objectives and deliver solutions that align with those goals.

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.