Industrial Engineering

JB Hunt Engineering Overview

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Speaker: 

Ms. BECCA LUETJEN

Date: 

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

D3 W122

Abstract: 

Whether it's improving internal processes; applying operation's research methods to company and customer issues; consulting with clients regarding supply chain issues and strategies; or designing customized transportation solutions, engineering work at J.B. Hunt is varied and exciting.

Being a J.B. Hunt engineer requires a strong internal drive to create innovative solutions for complex problems and the desire to meet or exceed high standards of performance and professionalism. An aptitude for analytical and systematic thinking is critical, as is a commitment to lifelong learning. Engineers must be able to manage multiple projects and timelines with limited resources and firm due dates. Engineering careers with J.B. Hunt are among the most interesting, challenging and rewarding opportunities for transportation and logistics professionals in the United States.

Biography: 

Becca Luetjen earned her B.S. in Industrial Engineering and MBA at the University of Arkansas. She has worked in the transportation industry for 5 years and has mainly served in the areas of logistics, supply chain optimization, and shipper consulting. She leads a team of industrial engineers at J. B. Hunt in providing engineered solutions and supply chain consulting for the J. B. Hunt customer base.