J.B. Hunt Transport Transportation General Manager in Wilmer, Texas

Job Opening ID:

00265055 Transportation General Manager (Open)

Job Title:

Transportation General Manager

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Texas

City:

Wilmer

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Final Mile Services specializes in professional and cost effective final mile deliveries throughout the United States. With over 100 distribution centers nationwide and 1 million square feet of warehouse space, we are able to provide commercial, business to business and home delivery services. Our solutions range from jobs site deliveries for construction and remodeling projects to retail and home deliveries including appliances, furniture, mattresses and many other products. Our network is growing and we are flexible to fit every client’s need. It’s no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

Job Description:

The Transportation General Manager is responsible for developing, maintaining, and managing the customer relationship while overseeing all management employees on the Final Mile Account. Furthermore, the Transportation General Manager will facilitate; problem identification, solution recognition, and system implementation to improve areas that hinder account profitability and growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise those who are accountable for project supervision and management.

  • Responsible for the safe operations and compliance of assigned accounts.

  • Provide support and assistance to project personnel in meeting compliance requirements with existing safety programs and procedures.

  • Recruit, recognize, hire, and train those who have management potential.

  • Assist in the recruitment and hiring of drivers to ensure the proper fit between account personnel and customer service requirements.

  • Abide by the Personnel and Operational policies of Final Mile Services.

  • Ensure the display and accuracy of Statistical Techniques at the account level.

  • Encourage and foster profitable growth and customer retention by developing excellent customer relationships throughout their area of assignment.

  • Responsible for the profitability and losses of their assigned account(s).

Qualifications:

  • 4 year degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and

7-11 months related experience or

  • Equivalent combination plus 3 years experience with J.B. Hunt

  • Must have great organizational skills and the ability to multi task

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Site applications

  • Willing to work flexible hours

Preference will be given to candidates who are willing to relocate for future opportunities within the company.

Qualifications:

Driver Management

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.

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.