Fall Operations Internship
Port Allen, LA
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Job Opening ID:

00323939 Fall Operations Internship (Open)

Job Title:

Fall Operations Internship

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Louisiana

City:

Port Allen

Full/Part Time:

Part time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Final Mile Services specializes in professional and cost-effective final mile deliveries throughout the United States. We 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.

Job Description:

Interns will train within our Final Mile 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 understanding and exposure to basic transportation management principles
  • Become involved and participate in daily operational tasks including the 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 an understanding of industry trends and company initiatives as it relates to driver retention.
  • Perform pertinent account-specific duties as required by the customer.
  • Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 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.
  • College Senior preferred.
  • Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications
  • Willing to work flexible hours

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Competencies:

Communication, Creativity (JBH Rating Scale), Customer Service, Working with Others

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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."

Job Type Internship