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Onboarding Specialist

Lowell, AR - JB Hunt Corporate


Job Title:
Onboarding Specialist

Human Resources

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Working under routine supervision, the position is responsible for on-boarding Direct to Work commercial and non-commercial qualified company drivers to fill openings within J.B. Hunt.

Job Description:
*Up to $5.00 added to hourly pay rate with our weekly hiring incentives!!!*
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and maintain relationships with driver-applicants through verbal and written communication to ensure engagement and readiness through the onboarding process.
  • Take phone applications for prospective drivers using online software to screen and ensure quality driver-applicants are provided as potential hires.
  • Schedule qualified driver-applicants for onboarding and gather all required DOT and company paperwork for applicants using multiple systems to ensure DOT requirements are met before hire.
  • Continue to sell driver-applicants and make sure they have all pertinent information by referring to job descriptions and onboarding location information provided to the incumbent.
  • Inform driver-applicants who do not meet hiring requirements that they are currently ineligible, but keep the driver interested in working for J.B. Hunt at future time.
  • Compose pertinent electronic documentation for safety and compliance personnel using internal and external systems required for company policies and DOT regulations.
  • Order driver-applicants’ pre-employment screenings using company software to ensure DOT and company standards are met.
  • Request, order, and provide driver applicants’ travel arrangements using company software and communicating with Account Managers for potential hotel arrangements and details.
  • Utilize company systems to document all contact with driver-applicants to improve internal communications and maintain compliance.

Starting pay is $15.50/hour with up to $5.00 added to hourly pay rate with our weekly hiring incentives!!!

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or general education degree (GED).

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to communicate effectively over the phone
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Basic time management skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Proficient active listening skills.

High School (Required), GED (Required)

Work Experience:

Job Opening ID:
00439579 Onboarding Specialist (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


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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.