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Why drive for J.B. Hunt?J.B. Hunt offers a variety of programs designed to accommodate all drivers, including employees, owner-operators and students. The company wants its employees to grow and succeed while, at the same time, maintain their personal lives and relationships. As North America’s leading trucking company with almost 60 years of transportation logistics experience, J.B. Hunt understands the way of the road and helps drivers transform their driving jobs into rewarding, stable careers. 90% of J.B. Hunt’s driving positions are local or regional, allowing drivers to be home every week, if not every day. With jobs in dedicated, intermodal, truckload and final mile divisions available all over the country, the J.B. Hunt team is adaptable to the changes in its drivers’ lives, wherever those changes may lead.
Employee Driver BenefitsHealth Benefits
- Choice of medical plans
- Dental, vision and prescription coverage
- Health savings account option
- Flexible spending account
- Basic life insurance paid by J.B. Hunt
- Basic accidental death and dismemberment insurance paid by J.B. Hunt
- Driver disability insurance
- Voluntary accident and critical illness insurance
- Voluntary identity theft & protection
- Voluntary term life Insurance for employee and family members
- Accidental death and dismemberment insurance for family members
- Home and auto insurance options
- Company-matched 401k retirement savings plan
- Weekly payroll with direct deposit or Comdata
- Pay on the “honor system” with no waiting on bills and paperwork
- Paid vacation time
- Paid orientation and safety training
- Per diem option to decrease tax burden (for qualified positions)
- Million Mile safety bonuses
- Annual service and safety awards
- Nationwide discount purchase programs with companies such as Dell, Whirlpool and more
- Personalized intranet portal available 24/7 to access pay, benefits and other information
- Financial Wellness Resource Program — Momentum onUp
- Truckload Fleet: Experienced-based pay rates (may vary depending on the length of haul)
- Intermodal Fleet: Experienced-based mileage pay, as well as activity-based pay with select opportunities.
- Dedicated Contract Services Fleet: Pay based on specific account needs and location
Owner-Operator AdvantagesContracting with J.B. Hunt allows access to fuel and maintenance savings, weekly settlements, voluntary health programs and more. Fuel Savings and Cost Advantages J.B. Hunt offers discounts on both fuel and maintenance costs through an extensive network of vendors. Weekly Settlements J.B. Hunt offers weekly settlements paid on the honor system with no waiting on bills and paperwork. Owner-operators can select direct deposit or Comdata; fuel, withholdings and voluntary health premiums will be deducted. Bills can also easily be turned in at any of the scanning stations located throughout the company’s truck-stop network. Voluntary Health Programs Owner-operators enjoy access to voluntary health insurance, available in single or family coverage at an affordable group rate. Plans include medical, dental, vision, prescription and other optional coverage.
Driving Jobs for Student DriversBecoming a commercial truck driver is a rewarding career that offers stability, strong pay, benefits and more. In addition to local, regional and over-the-road driving jobs, J.B. Hunt offers delivery driving jobs that do not require a CDL. The company does not currently provide training; a minimum of three months experience is required.
Job search faqs
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GoTruckers.com’s job search functionality is designed to be simple and easy to use, and allows job seekers to search for truck driver jobs by state, by driver type, by hauling type and by carrier. When searching for truck driving jobs, you may set the search criteria to be as specific or general as you want to find the job that is best for you.
GoTruckers.com adds and updates job listings immediately as new truck driving job listings are received from carriers hiring truck drivers. So it is best to visit GoTruckers.com regularly for updated job listings when in the market for a new truck driving job.
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A commercial driver's license (CDL) is a driver's license required to operate large, heavy, or hazardous material vehicles in the US. The “class” of CDL a truck driver needs depends on the type of commercial motor vehicle operated. A truck driver may hold a CDL in one of three classes: Class A, Class B, and Class C.
For a detailed explanation of the different classes of CDLs, visit Truck Driving Job Resources.
Driver Type refers to the employment arrangement a driver operates. The most common truck driver arrangements include:
- Company Driver: Drivers employed by a specific carrier with its own fleet of trucks. “Companies” can be carriers that contract to transport other individuals' or companies' freight, or companies that carry their own freight.
- Lease-Purchase: Drivers hired by carriers where the truck is leased to the individual driver.
- Owner Operator (OO): Drivers who own the truck and operate as an independent business (also referred to as an "independent contractor").
- Team Driver: Drivers operating with a partner who shares driving duties.
For a detailed explanation of Driver Types, visit Truck Driving Job Resources.
Hauling Type (or trailer type, or equipment type) refers to the type of cargo being hauled. Different types of cargo materials require different types of trailers, and each type of trailer requires unique driver experience.
For a detailed explanation of Hauling Types, visit Truck Driving Job Resources.
Endorsements are required certifications for CDL holders hauling various types of equipment and freight. The most common endorsements for long haul truck drivers include:
- Doubles/Triples: required for drivers hauling double or triple trailers.
- HazMat: required for transporting hazardous materials.
- Tanker: required for operating a vehicles designed with a permanent or temporary tank attached.
For a detailed explanation of the different types of endorsements, visit Truck Driving Job Resources.