Finding a Home in the Great 28

Jul 27 2016

Finding a Home in the Great 28
  The first thing you notice when you meet J.B. Hunt driver, Daureus? His awesome attitude and enthusiasm. That attitude and enthusiasm was evident when Daureus stopped by our office in Lowell last month for a photo and video shoot, and to speak with us about his job driving in the Great 28. Daureus was […] Read more

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Driver Paves Career Path To Become Safety Supervisor

Jul 25 2016

Driver Paves Career Path To Become Safety Supervisor
Every Monday morning, J.B. Hunt Safety Manager James is geared up and excited to meet a new class of drivers. Once a driver himself, he can sense the nerves and excitement that weigh on the shoulders of those entering their first week at J.B. Hunt. “I tell drivers at orientation that I don’t have a […] Read more

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Military Veterans Find a Career Fit in Transportation

Jul 25 2016

Military Veterans Find a Career Fit in Transportation
Hiring Veterans is a company-wide effort at J.B. Hunt and by 2020, we are determined to have 10,000 on our team. We value their character and what they bring to the transportation industry: hard work, devotion, intelligence, and aptitude. Through our distinguished Hunt’s Heroes hiring program, J.B. Hunt proudly trains and hires transitioning soldiers and Veterans who selflessly […] Read more

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New Driver is Proud to Represent J.B. Hunt

Jul 22 2016

New Driver is Proud to Represent J.B. Hunt
New J.B. Hunt regional truckload driver, Gerald, always thought professional driving was something he wanted to try. In his late 40’s, he finally made it happen. “I worked in telecommunications for years and was used to traveling, working outside, and working day and night. I thought I was still young enough to give driving a […] Read more

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Arkansas Truck Driving Championship 2016

Jul 20 2016

Arkansas Truck Driving Championship 2016
Last week was filled with fun, hard work and celebration for the 26 J.B. Hunt drivers who participated in the Arkansas Truck Driving Championship on Saturday, July 16th. Drivers and their families arrived in Northwest Arkansas early in the week to begin preparing for the event. During the first half of the week, drivers spent […] Read more

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Women Drivers Give Motherly Advice

Jul 20 2016

Women Drivers Give Motherly Advice
Today, a woman driver doesn’t have to choose between raising kids and a career in trucking. She can have it all. Local jobs get her home every day, regional jobs get her home every week, and even over-the-road jobs can get her home every two weeks. A number of J.B. Hunt women drivers unloaded motherly […] Read more

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J.B. Hunt Delivers the Open Road to Truckload Driver

Jul 19 2016

J.B. Hunt Delivers the Open Road to Truckload Driver
“I do like the open road – I like the scenery,” Alec said. “To be able to go places and to be able to see things…I don’t know what you see from your office window, but I have one that changes every day.” Having driven Truckload with J.B. Hunt since 2003, Alec has traveled across […] Read more

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Hunt’s Heroes Driver and Trainer Make a Great Team

Jul 13 2016

Hunt’s Heroes Driver and Trainer Make a Great Team
J.B. Hunt’s mission is to hire 10,000 Veterans by 2020 and our Hunt’s Heroes team has taken on the challenge. The hiring program is designed to provide driving careers to Veterans and transitioning soldiers. The dedicated team guides the new driver through the process – orientation, CDL schooling (if needed), and training. If the Veteran has […] Read more

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You’re Invited: Arkansas Truck Driving Championship

Jul 12 2016

You’re Invited: Arkansas Truck Driving Championship
It’s that time again! The 2016 Arkansas Truck Driving Championship takes place July 15-16 and professional drivers from all over are making their way to Northwest Arkansas for the competition. J.B. Hunt will be represented by 26 of our best drivers who will compete in the written and skills portion of the event. If you’re […] Read more

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Women Drivers Break Industry Stereotypes

Jul 06 2016

Women Drivers Break Industry Stereotypes
The day in a professional driver’s seat can have its challenges – delivery times, poor weather conditions, bumper to bumper four wheelers, unexpected repairs, etc. But with challenges comes problem-solving, achievement and fulfillment. Stereotyping is a common challenge that women drivers are successfully overturning, paving the way for more women to join this rewarding profession. […] Read more

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