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J.B. Hunt Transport Operations Internship in Tacoma, Washington

Job Opening ID:

00328822 Operations Internship (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Operations Internship




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Part time

Job Summary:

Job Description:

Job Description

Job Description

Interns will train within our Dedicated Contract Services division at one of our customer sites, where we provide transportation/logistics services. They will work directly with Operations employees who are utilized in management roles. Interns will gain exposure to the following areas:

Gain exposure and understanding of basic transportation management principles.

Become involved and participate in daily operational tasks including planning of freight; asset utilization; safety management; Department of Transportation (DOT) compliance; driver payroll; Customer Value Delivery; logistics management/analysis; driver supervision; profit-and-loss management; maintenance coordination.

Gain understanding of industry trends and company initiatives as it relates to driver retention.

Perform pertinent account-specific duties as required by customer.

Perform other related duties as required or assigned..


Currently enrolled in a four year degree program and in good standing at an accredited college or university and pursuing a business degree or related field

Senior level preferred.

Must be able to work 20-25 hours a week and complete a 12 week internship program.

Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi task

Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications

Willing to work flexible hours

*Only candidates currently enrolled in a Bachelor's program, in a Senior year, will be considered. Must be going to school on a campus located within a reasonable driving distance in order to go to class and work same day.

*Fall 2019 internship will be considered for full-time opportunity upon graduation in Dec 2019 or Jan 2020.


Minimum Qualifications


Work Experience:

“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.