5 Reasons Truck Drivers Love J.B. Hunt Intermodal

Learn why our company drivers chose our intermodal driving jobs.

Driving with J.B. Hunt Intermodal means more than just driving with the largest intermodal provider in North America. It means driving with a company that not only values drivers but knows they are essential to our success

Take a look at five big reasons our drivers chose intermodal truck driving jobs with J.B. Hunt!

Why J.B. Hunt Intermodal is Different

  1. Intermodal industry leader 

J.B. Hunt is more than the largest intermodal provider in the country. We also strive to be the best in class when it comes to driver benefits and job stability. With intermodal jobs and transload facilities across the country, you can count on having options with J.B. Hunt. 

  1. Majority no-touch freight 

More than 80 percent of all our intermodal freight is no-touch, which means you spend less time loading or unloading. When you drive with J.B. Hunt Intermodal, you can count on spending more time heading to your next pick up or delivery. 

  1. 100 percent company-owned equipment 

At J.B. Hunt, we own 100 percent of our containers and chassis. We rely on our drivers and choose to invest in great equipment to help keep up with their incredible ability to make safe deliveries. With a company-owned intermodal fleet of almost 120,000 containers, we help facilitate some of the best intermodal driving experiences in the industry. 

  1. Onsite maintenance 

To keep our intermodal fleets in top condition, our intermodal ramp locations have access to onsite maintenance personnel. We’re here to support our company drivers and keep the equipment they need in great condition, which means we work hard to maintain our high safety standards and make our drivers’ jobs as smooth as possible. 

  1. Daily home time 

Out of the thousands of J.B. Hunt Intermodal drivers across the country, more than 70 percent are local drivers with daily home time. If you’re looking for more home time, no-touch freight and top-of-the-line equipment, J.B. Hunt Intermodal may be the perfect fit for you.

What are the perks that come with intermodal truck driving?

Finding job stability is a top priority for most careers and driving careers are no different. For Jason, a local intermodal driver, the stability he saw with J.B. Hunt was the difference maker for him. 

“Every time I take a road trip, I see trains driving by me, and every time I see those trains, they have J.B. Hunt containers on them,” said Jason. “That’s one thing that when I first decided to come here, I knew that they were moving freight back and forth across the country … And ever since I’ve been here, I’ve seen nothing less than that.” 

Intermodal driver Dell says that the recognition he sees with J.B. Hunt has made an impact on his career. According to him, the recognition he sees has opened a lot of doors. 

“It’s important to recognize a driver’s hard work,” said Dell. “It gives them motivation to do better. And I take pride in my work. When you show pride and you’re very thorough, you show good work ethics, it’ll open many doors for you, many opportunities.”

J.B. Hunt intermodal container.

Find your opportunity

We think we have some of the best driving careers out there, and we’re excited to tell you about careers available in your area! 

Ready to learn more? Give us a call at 1-877-791-9458 or fill out our pre-qual form to get started today.

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