The internship programs at J.B. Hunt are designed to provide current college juniors and seniors with hands-on experience that will set their post-grad career up for success.
With opportunities at both our corporate campus in Northwest Arkansas and field locations across the nation, J.B. Hunt offers paid internships in most fields of study, including sales, engineering and technology, marketing and more.
Keep reading to learn more about the internship programs we offer, and why an internship with J.B. Hunt can provide valuable experience that could make your resume shine!
About our Internship Programs
J.B. Hunt internship programs are not about coffee-runs. As an intern, you will be given responsibilities and projects that will advance your skill set and play a big part in the success of our company. The program is designed to give you valuable, real-world experience that will give you confidence as you move into your full-time career after graduation.
“I interned my senior year of college and was very nervous about post-graduation plans, but having my internship allowed me to focus on gaining new skills and making connections which helped me feel more secure and confident about my future,” shared Caroline, a former intern and current marketing communication specialist.
Summer Internship Opportunities
Each year, we welcome students to participate in our Journey at J.B. Hunt summer internship program. The program lasts 10-weeks and is held at our corporate headquarters. During the program, interns take ownership of a project that specifically serves their department or business unit. At the end of the program, interns will present on their projects to their teams and business leaders.
Outside of work, we typically encourage interns to get involved around corporate and Northwest Arkansas through volunteer events with our employee resource groups (ERGs), Lunch & Learns with company leadership, professional development workshops and fun social events around campus.
Year-Round Internship Opportunities
If you are interested in long-term opportunities, J.B. Hunt offers year-round internships at corporate and field locations around the country. Our year-round internship program is a great way to plug in with our teams and really get a feel for what your career in the industry, or with J.B. Hunt, could be like long-term.
Internships with our Engineering and Technology, Sales or Marketing departments are only open at our corporate campus, while internships in Operations and Brokerage are available year-round nationwide.
Benefits of our Internships
From networking opportunities to professional development, there are many reasons an internship with J.B. Hunt can further your career. Plus, J.B. Hunt internships are a great way to get your foot in the door with our company and build connections that could lead to a full-time job opportunity after graduation.
“The whole experience really made me feel like I was valued by the company even as an intern. Because of that, I didn’t really consider working anywhere else after graduation,” said former intern and current employee, Madison.
Ready to join us for the summer, or year-round, through our internship programs? Search for the internship that best fits your interests and apply today!