Operations Internship, Summer 2023
Under close supervision, this position will assist with customers on providing transportation/logistics services.
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 an understanding of industry trends and company initiatives as it relates to driver retention.
Perform pertinent account-specific duties as required by customers.
Perform other related duties as required or assigned.
Currently enrolled in a four-year undergraduate degree program and in good standing at an accredited college or university and pursuing a business degree or related field.
Must be able to work 20-25 hours a week and complete a 12-week internship program.
Junior or Senior level preferred.
Skills & Abilities:
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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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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