Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
5/11/2019
Job Category:
Transportation
Summer Intern, Intermodal Operations
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Hub Group, Inc. | Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Hub Group, Inc (NASDAQ: HUBG) is a $4 billion provider of multi-modal transportation services. Our 4,000 employees deliver innovative solutions and industry leading service to help our customers better control their supply chains and associated costs. Our collaborative and inclusive culture offers extensive career development and learning opportunities. We were recently ranked in the top 25 of America's Best Midsize Employers by Forbes.

The Intermodal Operations Intern assists the Intermodal Operations team in market planning, carrier management, equipment positioning & distribution, and other projects as assigned.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

* Develop strong professional relationships with vendors and assist them in all operational aspects


* Communicate effectively with vendors, internal Hub departments, and other Hub offices


* Work with carriers and Account Management to ensure on time performance of customer shipments, providing solutions to resolve problems as needed


* Manage the movement and distribution of available containers within the network


* Develop and execute equipment repositioning plans, and equipment utilization goals


* Review Hub Group's system utilizing GPS and reporting, resolving discrepancies as needed


* Utilize reporting tools to review trends and forecasts to plan and ensure fluid operations within the market / network


* Work collaboratively with team members to meet and exceed assigned metrics and goals


* Manage the execution of projects as assigned


* Must be a self-starter, and have the ability to communicate and interface effectively with all levels of the Hub organization, its customers and carriers in a manner that consistently produces results
* Knowledge of various Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Excel and Word
* Customer Service / Operations experience preferred but not required
* Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
* Experience in the transportation industry is preferred but not required
* Enrolled in a transportation, logistics, or supply chain undergraduate degree program for the duration of the internship

We are looking for a summer intern who can work 40 hours per week Monday thru Friday with a preference for an undergraduate student entering their senior year of college.

We are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate on any legally recognized basis, including but not limited to race, age, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, non-job-related handicap or disability or veteran status. Hub Group is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to careers@hubgroup.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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About Hub Group, Inc.

Hub Group, Inc. is an asset-light freight transportation management companies. The Company offers intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. It operates through a network of 21 operating centers throughout the United States and Canada. It arranges freight movement for its customers through transportation carriers and equipment providers. It services a diversified customer base in a range of industries, including consumer products, retail and durable goods. The Company arranges for the movement of its customers' freight in containers and trailers, over long distances of 750 miles or more. It contracts with railroads to provide transportation for the long-haul portion of the shipment and with local trucking companies, known as drayage companies, for pickup and delivery. As part of its intermodal services, it negotiates rail and drayage rates, electronically track shipments in transit, consolidate billing and handle claims for freight loss or damage on behalf its customers. (Source: 10-K)