ArcBest Technologies

7 job(s) at ArcBest Technologies

ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
11/08/2017
Part time
Description The ArcBest Technologies Student Worker - Rollout Lab works with the Information Center Hardware Rollout Lab team to provide the timely deployment of hardware devices within ArcBest CorporationSM   and its subsidiaries. This student position is part time working less than 30 hours per week, and is somewhat flexible based on class schedule. Hours offered are between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Essential Functions Assist in the process of receiving new and used equipment. Involves documenting items and transporting them to storage Assist in the process of salvaging computer equipment. Includes documenting salvage items and placement in a shipping container Deliver and setup computer workstations and monitors in the Fort Smith, AR campuses Qualifications Must be a full-time college student Ability to read and follow procedures and instructions, both verbal and written Must have excellent written and oral communication skills as well as strong customer service experience Must be able to lift or move 45 pounds Must have a valid driver's license and an excellent driving record Skills and Abilities Proficient with Windows-based applications Must be able to maintain highly confidential information
ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
11/08/2017
Full time
Description ArcBest Technologies Software Developers are involved with complete project work in all areas of business information processing and problem solving. From the beginning, our analysts are involved with projects that have an impact on the success of ABF Freight®   and ArcBest®. This includes significant contact with clients and management, systems analysis and design, programming, implementation, and user orientation to a system. ArcBest Technologies provides a full range of information technology services to different clients within ArcBest Corporation and its subsidiaries, whose needs vary. A wide spectrum of opportunities is available in the form of Internet, client/server, personal computer, mobile, and mainframe online and batch applications. Because of the diverse needs of the business units, the Software Developer is exposed to a broad set of challenging assignments. As the businesses of clients evolve, ArcBest Technologies' services also evolve. This enables the Software Developer to participate in the continual adaptation and design of new applications to meet the demand for new services to be offered by the business units. Qualifications The Software Developer position requires a minimum of a B.S. or B.A. degree with superior academic achievement, a strong interest in computer information systems or computer science, and a proficient understanding of application design and programming. Computer-related course work or work experience is an important requirement as well. Other qualifications include sound analytical, organizational, problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills. Training The Software Developer position is a challenging and exciting role within ArcBest Technologies. Our new developers are immersed in a comprehensive and thorough training program. The goal of the training program is to provide the knowledge necessary to be successful as Software Developers. Training is a team effort that involves a full-time training staff, other Software Developers, Business Solutions Analysts, and Technical Analysts. Each developer will be assigned a mentor, who will provide guidance and direction on any projects assigned. Second, the new developer attends a series of courses taught by either our in-house training staff or other developers and business analysts who have expertise in the topic being taught. The classes include a significant amount of hands-on project development, and succeed in imparting the information in a fun and effective manner. There are also classes that give the new employee an opportunity to learn about other aspects of the company and about the broader technical environment in which we work. Third, the new developer will be assigned a variety of projects. Smaller in size initially, these projects will address business problems within the scope or nature of the new developer's skills. The projects assigned and the information provided through the curriculum are closely tied together, allowing the employee to immediately apply what they have learned in class. Finally, individual training is available through self-study material and computer-based training.
ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
11/08/2017
Full time
Currently, we are looking for a  Robotics Engineer to join the ArcBest team. The overall goal of the Robotics Engineer is to create innovative solutions to business problems using innovation modeling, mathematical modeling, engineering principals, Automation/Robotics, Lean Six Sigma, coding, business knowledge, and/or other advanced analytical skills. The Robotics Engineer will coordinate, plan, and execute projects and processes in support of various departments or business units within deadlines, budgets and resource constraints. The Robotics Engineer will acquire team resources and coordinate team efforts in order to deliver results on projects/processes that are part of the strategic plan for ArcBest. The Robotics Engineer will also provide clear and concise project definition, scope, action plans, and communication, as well as develop solutions designed to meet project goals while ensuring quality throughout processes. Your contribution may include: Support ArcBest Corporations and its subsidiaries on technical and strategic initiatives Direct and manage project development from beginning to end, not to exclude full risk assessment and recommendations for adjustment of priorities as needed Build, configure and test automation components Design software systems to control various automation systems Analyze and evaluate prototype systems and components created Review and approve cost estimates and design calculations Serve as technical support for advanced automation systems Perform research into innovative design, operation and performance of the systems and/or processes Clearly define and manage project success metrics on an on-going basis even after the completion of projects Meet and communicate with Senior Leadership and external customers to provide updates, seek direction, give presentations, communicate success barriers, and showcase project results Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment Work in a team setting to accomplish department goals Other duties, as assigned As a Robotics Engineer, you will be a member of the ArcBest Technology: Research & Development team in Fort Smith, AR. Your hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, with irregular hours that may occur depending on work load. Ready to apply? Before doing so, please make sure you meet the minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in engineering required, preferably in Robotics, Mechatronics, Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.  MS Robotics, ME or EE preferred  Experience in mechanical and/or electrical design, computer vision, artificial intelligence, or other related field, required Strong programming skills preferred Systems analysis and design skills required Ability to work independently, offer direct and factually based recommendations, conform easily based on shifting priorities, and take an unbiased approach to work Advanced analytical, critical thinking, negotiating, managerial, organizational, decision-making, conflict resolution, and problem-solving skills Proficient in entire suite of Microsoft programs, and able to learn new systems quickly Understanding of organization, behavior, business practices, and inter-connectivity within ArcBest Corporation and its subsidiaries.  Ability to travel, as needed Must be detail oriented and enjoy a fast paced, multi-tasking, customer service minded environment Must have excellent verbal and written communications and organizational skills  Must display sense of urgency, ability to work under pressure, with attention to detail
ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
11/08/2017
Internship
Description At ArcBest Technologies, we have an internship experience that provides our interns both training and involvement in projects important to the corporation. Best of all, we provide an internship students can use to jump-start their information technology career. This is most commonly offered as a summer internship, but may be available as a fall or spring semester program. The title of our intern position is Programmer/Analyst. The responsibilities are similar to the full-time Software Developer. Our interns are involved in all phases of the systems development life cycle. Although the focus is oriented towards the development phase, interns are exposed to complete project work in all areas of business information processing and problem solving. For more information about the overall internship program, please see   Internships . Qualifications The intern position requires an individual be in the process of obtaining a B.S. or B.A. degree with a computer-related major or minor. Because of the advanced nature of the position, we prefer our interns to be within three semesters of receiving this degree. Other qualifications include strong analytical, organizational, problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills. A solid understanding of object-oriented programming is desirable, as well as significant hands-on programming experience. Prior work experience that included programming is also very helpful, and can greatly supplement programming exposure gained through classroom work. Training Our interns consistently tell us the training we provide significantly contributes to the success of their internship experience. Not only has it helped them over the summer but also once they returned to school. Each intern is assigned to a trainer highly knowledgeable in the business and the applications that support the business. The trainer provides the intern guidance and direction on any projects assigned. The intern attends a subset of classes that the full-time Software Developers attend. The design of this curriculum models the environment at ArcBest Technologies and is tailored towards what the intern will be doing throughout their internship. In addition, individual training is available through self-study material and computer-based training.
ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
11/08/2017
Full time
Currently, we are looking for a  Predictive Analyst to join the ArcBest team. As a member of the Business Insight & Analytics team your overall goal is to be responsible for creating and implementing advanced analytical techniques to drive business decisions and strategy. Decision makers at all levels will rely on you to provide timely, accurate, actionable data and analysis for strategic and tactical planning. You will be directly involved with assigned projects that impact all areas of our business, including supply chain operations, customer experience, pricing, maintenance, sales, human resources, and others.  Your contribution may include: Utilizing predictive analytics statistical techniques (regression, decision trees, clustering, etc.) Managing the life span of a predictive analytics project, including data collection and integration, model building and validation, and model implementation and maintenance Communicating with business leadership to define project objectives and present results Forecasting key business metrics for planning purposes Leading projects involving external consultants Educating business analysts throughout the enterprise on analytics strategies and techniques Creating and implementing additional advanced analytics techniques (optimization, simulation, cognitive, natural language processing, etc.)  As a Predictive Analyst, you will be a member of the ArcBest Technologies Business Insight & Analytics team in Fort Smith, AR. Your hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, with irregular hours that may occur depending on work load. Ready to apply? Before doing so, please make sure you meet the minimum requirements: Master's degree in Data Science, Statistics, Business Administration, or other relevant field Bachelor's degree in a quantitative discipline  Predictive modeling experience, SAS preferred, Excellent oral and written communication skills
ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
11/08/2017
Full time
Currently, we are looking for a Business Insight Analyst to join the ArcBest team. Decision makers at all levels will rely on you to provide timely, accurate, actionable data and analysis for strategic and tactical planning. You will be directly involved with assigned project work in all areas of business data analysis, choosing and implementing the most appropriate solution. Your contribution may include: Cost Analysis Performance measurement and support Forecasting Data Visualization and Exploration  Operational Modeling As a Business Insight Analyst, you will be a member of the ArcBest Technologies Business Insight & Analytics team in Fort Smith, AR. Your hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, with irregular hours that may occur depending on work load. Ready to apply? Before doing so, please make sure you meet the minimum requirements: Bachelor's Degree: Engineering, Mathematics,Business Analytics or equivalent  Master’s Degree in Business Administration or equivalent is a plus  Advanced analytical and computer skills Oral and written presentation skills
ArcBest Technologies Fort Smith, AR, United States
08/29/2017
Internship
  POSITION SUMMARY The Help Desk Student Worker works with the team of agents to provide internal and external customers with assistance to information technology related questions. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Monitor the computer system for errors and contact the appropriate Systems Analyst/Programmer. Perform password unlock and password resets. Assist job applicants with the online job application form. POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Must be a full-time college student. Ability to read and follow procedures and instructions, both verbal and written. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills as well as strong customer service experience. Excellent team player with a positive company attitude. SKILLS & ABILITIES Proficient with Windows-based applications. Must be enrolled as a full-time student. Must be able to maintain highly confidential information. WORK SCHEDULE:  This position is part time working less than 30 hours per week.  Work hours based on class schedule.  Hours offered are between 6:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M., Monday through Friday.  Some weekend hours may be required HOW TO APPLY Applicants should apply at www.arcbtech.com .  The deadline to apply is five (5) business days from the posting date.  For more information, contact Greg Sharum or Todd Holmes.