J.B. Hunt Fulfilling Mission to Hire 10,000 Veterans by 2020

May 26 2017

J.B. Hunt Fulfilling Mission to Hire 10,000 Veterans by 2020
J.B. Hunt’s military Veteran hiring team is determined to do their part in reaching the company-wide initiative to hire 10,000 Veterans by 2020. No matter a Veteran’s driving experience, qualified candidates who participate in the Hunt’s Heroes program are hired and trained for civilian careers in local or regional truck driving. The Hunt’s Heroes hiring […] Read more

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Military Veteran and Spouse Find Rewarding Civilian Careers at J.B. Hunt

May 15 2017

Military Veteran and Spouse Find Rewarding Civilian Careers at J.B. Hunt
Army Veteran and Intermodal driver Phillip has no regrets about his decision to move into a career in truck driving after 20 years of military service. “I like the fact that I’m my own boss. I make my own rules, no one bugging me all the time. I like the freedom,” he said. “The pay […] Read more

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Driver Prioritizes Health on the Road

Apr 28 2017

Driver Prioritizes Health on the Road
Max, a 23-year J.B. Hunt veteran, million miler and Driver of the Year, is dedicated to his intermodal driving career as well as his health. “Every time I go to work, I set myself a goal,” he said. Max’s latest goal is to move 13 loads a day and has hit 12 and a half […] Read more

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West Truckload Drivers Excel at Regional Truck Driving Championship

Apr 27 2017

West Truckload Drivers Excel at Regional Truck Driving Championship
Two J.B. Hunt truckload drivers, Carlos and Ronald, competed at the California Southern Regional Truck Driving Championship for the first time on April 8, 2017, in Fontana, California. The competition played host to approximately 500 other drivers from various companies who had the chance to compete in one of nine different categories. Winners from each […] Read more

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Military Veteran Finds Pride in Grocery Delivery

Apr 26 2017

Military Veteran Finds Pride in Grocery Delivery
“I’m still a bit amazed that J.B. Hunt would go out of their way to offer such fabulous opportunities to Veterans,” DCS driver and Army Veteran Kevin said. “I enjoy what I’m doing and I know there are other opportunities in the company. I’m long term.” Although Kevin has been transporting dry and frozen groceries […] Read more

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Team Drivers Load Up On Miles

Apr 24 2017

Team Drivers Load Up On Miles
“There’s more money to be made than solo driving. Being a team driver is more lucrative,” DCS company team driver Brian said. Brian’s driving career began a year ago as a solo driver and more recently, he moved into becoming a regional team driver. “I like going to different places… Every day you see something […] Read more

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J.B. Hunt Supports Automated Technology That Keeps Drivers Safe

Apr 24 2017

J.B. Hunt Supports Automated Technology That Keeps Drivers Safe
At J.B. Hunt, we believe drivers are irreplaceable and support advanced vehicle technology that increases their safety and security on the road. As driver assisted technology continues to be introduced and advanced within the trucking industry, we continue to focus on the technology that increases the safety of our company drivers and the general public. […] Read more

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Truckload Driver Experience Program Provides Unique Opportunity for New Drivers

Apr 19 2017

Truckload Driver Experience Program Provides Unique Opportunity for New Drivers
From an outgoing cowboy to a quiet father of fifteen, a diverse group of seven new drivers (and one fiancé who routinely rides along) from across the country arrived at J.B. Hunt’s offices in Lowell, AR on April 13th to participate in the new Driver Experience class. This class, designed to assist truckload drivers transitioning […] Read more

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Driver and Manager Together for the Long Haul

Apr 17 2017

Driver and Manager Together for the Long Haul
“What I really love about my job is my connection to my drivers,” Account Manager Nicole said. “It’s hard to gain trust with a driver and easy to lose it.” Nicole’s J.B. Hunt career and exchange with truck drivers began 10 years ago as a college intern. “For the first three weeks, I was clueless… […] Read more

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New Driver Transfer Portal Promotes Career Growth

Apr 10 2017

New Driver Transfer Portal Promotes Career Growth
With the new driver transfer portal, it’s easier to transfer from one driving job to the other as a J.B. Hunt company driver. A driving career at J.B. Hunt can adapt to the changes in your life – more home time with family, moving to a new city, or exploring more of the country. Depending […] Read more

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