At J.B. Hunt, our people have driven our success for the past 60 years. The J.B. Hunt family is made up of hardworking, talented individuals who bring expert industry knowledge and a passion for thinking outside of the box that contributes to our mission of building the most efficient transportation network in North America.
There are many ways our people contribute to our success! Keep reading to learn more about some of the careers available at J.B. Hunt, and how each role impacts J.B. Hunt’s future.
Our People Know Transportation
J.B. Hunt employees have a deep understanding of how freight moves. Our operations teams bring expert knowledge of transportation industry rules and regulations that help us move freight safely and efficiently for our customers. Operations professionals manage the systems, personnel and processes that support our ability to offer diverse transportation solutions to customers nationwide.
Our teams within Corporate Driver Personnel (CDP) recognize the commitment and sacrifice it takes to be the one behind the wheel. CDP professionals are responsible for recruiting and hiring company drivers and contracting with owner operators, making it their mission to help drivers find a better job and a better life when driving with J.B. Hunt.
“I think that a career in operations with J.B. Hunt is for someone who wants the opportunity to be a problem solver,” shared Benjamin, an operations director. “On our team, we come up with solutions that can be impactful from the day-to-day.”
Our People Know Technology
J.B. Hunt’s cutting-edge technology and applications, like our J.B. Hunt 360°® platform, would not exist without the bright minds of our Engineering and Technology teams. Engineering and Technology professionals create apps and platforms to automate digital freight matching, seamlessly connect shippers with carriers, and build tools for drivers that help them navigate their day easily and safely.
“I believe J.B. Hunt is going to re-define what’s possible in the world of logistics in the next few years,” said Laura, a logistics engineer. “If you’re looking for a place where you can have a big impact and be surrounded by awesome people, this is the place to be!”
Our People Know Service
Located around the country, our sales teams drive us forward. With a goal to double the size of our company, our expert team of sales professionals utilize technology and take a data-first approach to sales that provides more value and expertise to our customers.
Customer Experience professionals are the face of our business, managing key relationships with internal and external customers. These teams lean heavily on their knowledge of supply chain and logistics to manage loads and provide our customers with the most efficient transportation solutions possible.
“I have always been a people person, and love to build new relationships,” shared Customer Experience Manager, Kelly. “If a problem arises, I love to find the best solution in a timely manner to reduce concerns. I love getting to work with both internal and external customers!”
Our People Know Maintenance
Freight can’t move unless our equipment remains on the road and running smoothly. Our Equipment Maintenance teams, located all over the country, are vital to our company’s success. With the opportunity to service a modern fleet of equipment, our diesel mechanics and maintenance personnel bring top-notch technical skillsets in tractor and trailer mechanics that help keep us moving.
“J.B. Hunt, I like to say, is a good company to work for where you can have longevity,” shared Rico, a maintenance supervisor in Memphis, Tenn. “We have plenty of equipment to work on and as I grow, the company is growing and growing.”
Be Part of Something Big
We have career opportunities at field offices, located nationwide, or at our corporate campus located in Northwest Arkansas. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting out in your career, you can make an impact on our company’s success when you become part of the J.B. Hunt family.
Looking to join a company that’s going places? Search jobs and apply to the position that best fits your interests today!