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Driver Helper

Tualatin, OR - 20789 SW 115th Ave


Job Title:
Driver Helper


United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under close supervision, this position is responsible for loading, delivering and unloading products using various equipment types including flatbeds, box trucks and dry vans. The incumbent will assist with securing products, ensuring paperwork completion and accuracy, communicating ETAs to customers, unloading products at job sites, stores, or customer homes, communicating with JBH management throughout the day, and cleaning the equipment at the end of the day. Incumbent must be able to work any shift to satisfy the demand for flexibility of scheduling to ensure operational success. This position has the possibility to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends in addition to overtime; it requires full-time attendance.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review loading tickets and specifications to select and load appropriate products onto the delivery vehicle
  • Communicate delivery arrivals to the customer • Assist driver with ensuring all paperwork is in order, accurate, and complete
  • Unload products from delivery vehicle using appropriate equipment such as lift gate, ramp, push cart or pallet jack
  • Interact with coworkers and customers in a professional, fast-paced environment to ensure customer needs are met while building a strong working relationship with  a positive attitude
  • Maintain cleanliness of delivery equipment and workspace
  • Understand and promote all JBHT safety requirements including required use of personal protective equipment to ensure safety of self and co-workers; adhere to safety policies and procedures to ensure job site is safe for product installation and free from hazards and obstructions that could endanger workers or damage the delivery site
  • May help in installing and assembling large appliances, furniture, and home exercise equipment


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 18 years of age with and ability to pass a background check
  • Must possess ability to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends if needed
  • Ability to lift product up to 50 lbs with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability to move and maneuver product upwards of 300 lbs using proper tools and carts, manual conveyance assistance, team lifting techniques, and accommodations
  • Ability to wear appropriate work attire (bump cap, footwear-steel toed shoes, gloves, safety vest)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Customer service skills
  • Experience in handling products, especially home appliances and bulky furniture
  • Valid driver's license with a motor vehicle record that meets JBH standards

GED, High School

Work Experience:
Driver-Home Delivery, Customer Service/Account Manager

Job Opening ID:
00530769 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 Yesterday

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.