Internship Opportunities

Position Summary:

Lone Wolf Freight Systems, Inc. is seeking a Transportation Services Intern looking to gain experience in business management, logistics operations, as well as sales for a minimum of 10-12 weeks. We are headquartered in Youngstown, OH with offices in Cleveland, OH as well as Chicago, IL. This position will offer you hands-on, extensive learning opportunities in the logistics industry with the potential for future, permanent employment.

Through our internship program, we will expose you to multiple facets of the logistics and transportation industry, such as, building cross-industry carrier and business relationships, transportation information systems, sales and negotiation techniques, and distribution management. This internship is ideal for someone interested in a career in Transportation Services, Business Management and Operations, Supply Chain Management, and Sales.

You will be exposed to:

  • Freight Sales
  • Financial Management & Accounts Receivable
  • Logistics and Carrier Management
  • Transport Economics from a Third Party Perspective
  • Distribution Patterns and Tracking
  • Logistics Information Systems

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate at a Junior or Senior level (preferably individuals pursuing a degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain, Communications, Sales, or related field)
  • Command of English language in order to communicate effectively internally with coworkers as well as externally with customers and carriers
  • Strong communication (interpersonal, written, and verbal) and negotiation skills
  • Previous transportation experiences is a plus, but not required
  • Ability to set and accomplish goals by working independently
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively via phone with confidence
  • Problem solving and time management skills are essential
  • Must exhibit exceptional organizational and follow-up skills
  • Customer service skills and the ability to positively manage customer concerns is essential
  • Must be able to participate in daily operations functions
  • Must be proficient in using MS Office, Word, and Office as well as the Internet
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Adequate understanding of, and skills relating to mathematics/statistics and reporting/presentations
  • Other necessary skills include, detail oriented, sense of urgency, accuracy, and punctuality
  • Willingness to share ideas, questions, or concerns without hesitation
  • Attitude should boast enthusiasm

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Clerical and administrative tasks
  • Provide support within the office to manage the phone, fax, and other communication traffic
  • Dispatch freight and trucks daily
  • Provide assistance to insure that shipment cycle is completed
         • Determining pick-up #s and scheduling appointment times
         • Confirm pick-ups and deliveries
  • Filling out trip dispatch sheets
  • Set-up new carriers
  • Scan carrier and customer information
  • Call on past dues
  • Other projects and tasks assigned by supervisor

To be considered for this Internship, please send resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

We appreciate your interest in Lone Wolf Freight Systems, Inc.