Fall Transportation Assistant Intern
Atlanta, GA 
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Fall Transportation Assistant Intern

Alpharetta, GA

As a BNSF Logistics Intern, you'll learn practical, on-the-job experience in a business environment. The time spent as an intern lets you evaluate BNSF Logistics for future employment, just as it lets BNSF Logistics evaluate you as a future employee.

Primary Functions:

The primary function of the Transportation Assistant Intern is to support in the coordination and management of shipments as requested by the customer.

Education and/or Experience Qualifications:

  • High school or GED required

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manage shipment to include: data entry, track and trace, setting appointments.
  • Manage carrier responsibility to include: data entry, track and trace, secure equipment.
  • Manage internal TMS as well as update various other TMS by account as needed.
  • Perform any other related duties as required or assigned.

Required Job Qualifications:

  • Current student pursuing a two or four year degree in a related field
  • Interested in pursuing a career in transportation and logistics
  • Strong work ethic, initiative and ambition
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Strong skills in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Access, etc.)
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and able to follow through with tasks to their conclusion
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced environment

Desired Job Qualifications:

  • Customer Service experience a plus


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

BNSF Logistics offers competitive benefit programs and services including, but not limited to:

  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive health benefits package
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Flexible spending account
  • Company paid life, short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Employee discounts on autos, travel, electronics, insurance, etc.
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional training staff with an industry leading Learning Management System
  • Company culture that recognizes its employees

ABOUT BNSF Logistics:

BNSF Logistics is an industry-leading transportation intermediary, committed to providing value to each of our customers through professional acumen, entrepreneurial drive, and individual commitment. We are one of the fastest growing 3PLs in North America and pride ourselves on service flexibility and modal breadth. BNSF Logistics is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC.

Our Purpose: We Deliver What Matters

Our Guiding Principles:

  • Protect the well-being of ourselves and others
  • Drive innovation and embrace transformation
  • Respect and serve everyone
  • Keep our commitments
  • Celebrate and enjoy the journey
  • Foster a collaborative and inclusive community

BNSF Logistics is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
College Credits Earned
Tuition Assistance
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