• Careers
  • BLOG

Air Freight Training & Compliance Manager

Lowell, AR - 611 JB Hunt Drive

Job Title:
Air Freight Training & Compliance Manager

Supply Chain

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
J.B. Hunt is looking for an Air Cargo Training and Compliance Manager to join our Global Forwarding Team. Under general direction, this position is responsible for onboarding and training new members of the Air Freight Team. The incumbent will also be expected to monitor and maintain air freight safety and customs compliance. The Air Freight Training & Compliance Manager will be a part of the new station set-up and integration team working remotely. Travel is required for 25-50% of the time to Domestically located stations.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Train locally hired staff for operation of the cargo operating system
  • Train the local management on TSA security functions
  • Provide step-by-step instruction on J.B. Hunt policies and operating procedures
  • Conduct compliance audits and document findings to Sr. Leadership
  • Conduct Dangerous Goods knowledge & acceptance training certification
  • Set-up records keeping for each location and ensure the team fully understands compliance procedures
  • Instruct the local teams on governmental policies such as CBP, FAA, TSA, DOT, FMC, OSHA, Agriculture, etc.
  • Conduct forklift certification classes
  • Instruct local teams on OSHA forms and functions regarding safety and wellbeing of all employees
  • Assist in constructing the Air Cargo Operations Manual
  • Put together an effective training program combining CBT’s and PowerPoint presentations
  • Set up each station with the appropriate training records & retention standards

  • Able to travel 25% - 50% domestically.  Some Intl travel may be required
  • Computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Office tools, intermediate level in Excel)
  • Highly organized, project management tools and expertise
  • Analytical skills, detailed oriented and timeline driven
  • Mentor & team builder who encourages inclusivity, entrepreneurial mindset and the ability improvise, adapt and overcome obstacles 
  • Excellent communication skill set and effective training leadership
  • Knowledge of regulatory bodies and their expectations
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations
  • Knowledge of dock equipment and operation 

Minimum Qualification:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent with more than 10 years of professional experience training in freight forwarding, air cargo & ocean operations and at least 10 years of leadership experience in a professional setting 
  • Must be able to pass a TSA security screening process

Preferred Qualification:

  • Bachelors Degree with 5-10 years of professional experience training in freight forwarding, air cargo & ocean operations and up to 10 years of leadership experience in a professional setting
  • Knowledge of Dangerous Goods

Bachelors: Logistics Management, Bachelors: Supply Chain Management, High School (Required), Bachelors: Transportation Logistics, GED (Required)

Work Experience:
Management-Entry Level, Transportation/Logistics

Job Opening ID:
00411251 Air Freight Training & Compliance Manager (Open)

“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.”

Posted 7 Days Ago

Full time


About Us

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominate force in transportation and logistics industry, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.