Website JB Hunt
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Job: Operations Internship
Company: JB Hunt
Location: Cranbury, NJ
United States of America
J.B. Hunt Dedicated Contract Services (DCS) provides outsourcing solutions for companies operating a private fleet or already outsourcing with another provider. DCS uses asset-based capacity to assume all fleet responsibilities, optimizing efficiency, mitigating risks, and controlling costs. Fleet solutions vary by customer; DCS has experts on staff to help customers choose the right option for their operations.
DCS hires, trains, and motivates drivers, and retains most legacy drivers after a fleet conversion. Account managers are also on-site to oversee drivers, and customer support is available 24/7
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 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.
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
This internship will require 35-40 hours a week. Monday-Friday.
Job Opening ID:
00355333 Operations Internship (Open)
“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.”
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