J.B. Hunt Transport Safety Administrative Assistant in Dallas, Texas

Job Opening ID:

00290044 Safety Administrative Assistant (Open)

Job Title:

Safety Administrative Assistant




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

Under direct supervision, provides general administrative support to a department or group of professionals.

Job Description:


Duties and tasks are frequently non-routine. Resolves most questions and problems, and refers only complex issues to higher levels.

Answers phones and greets visitors.

Performs basic data entry into JBHT information systems.

Collects, compiles, data and information for management and composes straightforward written descriptions of results.

Receives and responds to routine correspondence following established procedures requiring management review.

Schedules and coordinates meetings, conference calls, and other events. Administers programs, projects, and/or processes specific to the operating unit served.

May orient new employees.

  • The position will be based out of the Dallas Terminal (5701 W. Kiest Blvd, Dallas, TX 75236)

  • Full-time with a shift from 0900-1800

  • Required skills - heavy emphasis on reporting, proficiency in excel, attention to detail and organization

  • The position will support both the DCS SW and W regions

Preferred Qualifications:




Work Experience:



Communication, Creativity (JBH Rating Scale), Customer Service, Decision Making & Problem Solving, Working with Others


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.”

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.