J.B. Hunt Transport Operations Safety Supervisor in Edgerton, Kansas

Job Opening ID:

00239018 Operations Safety Supervisor (Open)

Job Title:

Operations Safety Supervisor




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

Efficiency, sustainability & reliability all differentiate J.B. Hunt Intermodal. When it comes to reducing the carbon footprint and transportation costs, Intermodal leads the way. Our founder, Johnnie Bryan Hunt, pioneered Intermodal transportation. Since 1989, we have acquired over 70,000 containers and have become the largest intermodal provider in the United States, with the most extensive rail network in North America. Capacity matters!

Job Description:

Under routine supervision the position is responsible to provide programs of training for current drivers and hiring new drivers that have safe vehicle operating skills, provide instructions in procedures of company operations, customer and public relations skills, and regulations governing the transportation industry. Maintain security and safe working environment for JB Hunt Transport, Inc. employees and the general public.


  • Ensure all drivers (new, rehires, reinstates and any active drivers in the facility for training) that are released to operations for driving duties are fully DOT qualified and have met all company requirements of a driver.

  • Implement instructions to new hire drivers of company operations and regulations governing the transportation industry.

  • Train new hire drivers in safe vehicle operations skills using the Smith System concept of driving. Implement and supervise quarterly training,annual reviews, log reviews, and post accident reviews.

  • Monitor and verify record keeping procedures and reports as required.

  • Coordinate and verify driver progress and records.

  • Monitor all areas of service center, arrange and maintain adequate training supplies and equipment for training needs.

  • Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures and state and federal regulations pertinent to operating in the industry.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) OR

  • 3 years related experience OR

  • Equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Valid CDL Class A License

  • Current DOT Physical


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.