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Driver Recruiter

Lowell, AR - JB Hunt Corporate


Job Title:
Driver Recruiter

Human Resources

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under general supervision, the position is responsible for all driver recruiting efforts for those who apply and are directed to J.B. Hunt. Incumbent is also responsible for outward focused recruiting and screening potential drivers for all divisions. Responsible for selling J.B. Hunt's compensation and benefits package to secure qualified drivers in order to provide them a Better Job. Better Life.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engage driver leads through inbound and outbound calls sourced by our internal advertising teams.
  • Manage driver leads from computer databases by phone calls, e-mail, chat, and SMS.
  • Maintain contact and track leads, applicants and candidates for current and future opportunities.
  • Assist Onboarding and Background Verifications team with gathering necessary items from driver to expediate the hiring process; address other issues/problems within the process.
  • Pre-qualify applicants based on minimum hiring requirements of J.B. Hunt and DOT; guide applicants through the pre-qualification and application process.
  • Explain J.B. Hunt’s pay, benefits, and current opening to potential drivers.
  • Build and maintain relationships with potential candidates and confirm level of interest throughout the hiring process.

This is a sales position with uncapped potential. Recruiters are currently averaging $70K per year with our top 20% earning an average of $115K.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED with 1-2 years combination of education, experience and training..

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 0-1 year of recruiting, customer service or sales experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to make time-sensitive decisions
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities
  • Basic time management skills
  • Experience in a customer service position
  • Experience in a sales position
  • Proficient active listening skills
  • Self-motivated, flexible, resilient, and persistent
  • Proficient in navigating through multiple computer systems

GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:
Customer Service/Account Manager, Driver Recruiting, Sales

Job Opening ID:
00439187 Driver Recruiter (Evergreen) (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Posted 4 Days Ago

Full time


About Us

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.