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Driver Helper

Dothan, AL - Industrial Rd


Job Title:
Driver Helper


United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under close supervision, this position is responsible for assisting the driver with installation efforts providing a safe, organized, efficient, and courteous delivery of merchandise to customers. Assist in helping load and unload items and maintain cleanliness of assigned vehicle. Incumbent must be able to work any shift to satisfy the demand for flexibility of scheduling to ensure operational success. This includes, but is not limited to, day shifts, night shifts and weekend shifts.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the installed appliances are damage free, properly installed according to manufacturer’s specifications, and are fully functioning
  • Understand and promote all JBHT safety requirements including required use of personal protective equipment to ensure safety of self and co-workers; utilize the customer’s “job site safety walk” to ensure construction site is safe for product installation and free from hazards and obstructions that could endanger workers
  • Assist in managing equipment through effective communication and planning in order to improve operational efficiency and profitability • Interact with drivers in a professional, timely, and effective manner by building and maintaining a positive attitude
  • Install and test household appliances using necessary hand tools and power tools based on job specifications, manufacturer installation instructions, and local codes
  • Identify and resolve any issues in a professional and effective manner required to have a positive outcome


Minimum Qualification:

  • 18 years of age with and ability to pass a background check
  • Must possess a valid driver's license with a motor vehicle record that meets JBH standards
  • Must possess ability to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends if needed

Preferred Qualification:

  • 1-2 years experience with High School Diploma/GED
  • Experience in installing appliances, manual or physical labor, construction site preferred
  • Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 100 pounds)
  • Ability to wear appropriate work attire (bump cap, footwear-steel toed shoes, gloves, safety vest)
  • Customer service skills
  • Experience in material handling
  • Experience installing appliances
  • Willingness to work flexible workdays and hours

GED, High School

Work Experience:

Job Opening ID:
00493648 Driver Helper (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.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.”

Posted 11 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.

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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.