J.B. Hunt’s beginnings are deeply rooted in over the road (OTR) truck driving. Founder Mr. Hunt was an over the road truck driver and began his trucking company with only five trucks and seven refrigerated trailers. Today, the carrier has grown into a Fortune 500 company and continues to have a strong presence within the transportation industry.
When driving with J.B. Hunt, over the road CDL-A drivers find competitive pay and strong miles, as well as the opportunity to earn productivity bonuses and increase CPM. Drivers also enjoy primarily no touch freight, pre-planned loads and 24/7 dispatch availability.
J.B. Hunt provides over the road drivers with a consistent time-off plan and makes a company-wide effort to get drivers home for Christmas to enjoy the holiday with loved ones. Many of our OTR jobs offer the free rider program where you can feel more at home on the road by having a friend or family member ride along with you.
To keep drivers moving smoothly, J.B. Hunt offers drivers late model trucks and the option to download and utilize the J.B. Hunt DRIVE app on their smart phones. The DRIVE app provides a shortcut to load information as well as alternative tools for timely communication between drivers and J.B. Hunt.
Many drivers accumulate millions of safe miles throughout their career and are awarded with significant safety bonuses. One million mile drivers receive a $5,000 bonus, two million mile drivers receive $10,000, three million mile drivers are awarded $20,000, and four million mile drivers receive a $40,000 bonus.
All J.B. Hunt company drivers have access to comprehensive health benefit offerings including medical, dental and vision as well as life insurance, 401(k) and paid vacation.
J.B. Hunt offers OTR CDL A driving jobs out of many metro areas such as Los Angeles, Kansas City, Atlanta and Dallas as well as smaller cities such as Decatur, Ala., Macon, Ga., Mayville, Wisc., and Auburn, N.Y. Over the road truck driving jobs in these areas and other areas nationwide, open and close frequently. Check our truck driving job search for an up-to-date listing of current openings.
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