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Maintenance Operations Project Manager

Lowell, AR - A North Bloomington


Job Title:
Maintenance Operations Project Manager

General Management (Group)

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under general direction, this position is an mid-level, project-management position. The incumbent will provide overall management of maintenance projects for a specific technical area to ensure organizational needs are met; supervises project progress and forecasts future need. This position has the possibility to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends in addition to overtime; it requires full-time attendance.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilize computer systems and programs to manage the planning, execution, control, and closure of individual maintenance projects for the organization
  • Maintain the company's safety culture by promoting a safe work environment in compliance with federal and state regulations
  • Ensure goals are met and assist with establishing operational procedures
  • Manage records and maintain reporting, present information on a regular cadence to maintenance leadership
  • Assist management with forecasting future department needs and opportunities
  • Manage and utilize materials, facilities, and data; oversee project costs and project performance
  • Collaborate with team and/or other department-teams to improve quality of department's performance
  • Interact with internal and/or external contractors or vendors to determine project requirements to ensure that all project goals are being addressed
  • May develop and maintain project schedules, budgets, and status reports to ensure projects are completed on time, within budget, and to specification
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent with 2-3 years of related experience.
  • Possess a valid driver's license with a clean motor vehicle record as per JBH standards.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate (written and verbal) effectively
  • Ability to document information and make quick decisions
  • Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 50 pounds)
  • Ability to run queries, utilize SQL, and perform basic analytics
  • Advanced skillset in data entry and use of Excel
  • Understanding of industrial real estate (purchasing, sales, pricing, property evaluations)
  • Basic understanding of industrial and commercial leasing and lease documents
  • Experienced in industrial and commercial construction
  • Ability to wear appropriate work attire (protective gear/PPE)
  • Ability to work both individually and as a team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work with minimal direction
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Basic budget management knowledge
  • Proficient project management experience
  • Customer Service skills
  • Make sound financial decisions
  • Organization skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proficient time management skills
  • Relationship Building skills
  • Self-motivation
  • Travel up to 25%.

GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:
Facilities Management, Maintenance, Project Management, Transportation/Logistics

Commercial Driver's License - Class A - Department of Transportation

Job Opening ID:
00451046 Maintenance Operations Project 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 8 Days Ago

Full time


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Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, 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.

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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.