J.B. Hunt Intermodal Keeps Getting Better

Find out how our 100,000 company-owned intermodal containers benefits company drivers.

Keeping our company drivers moving is important to J.B. Hunt, and we mean it! With the recent addition of 12,000 containers in our Intermodal division, we now have 100,000 53’ company-owned containers in our fleet. This is BIG NEWS for truck drivers interested in intermodal driving jobs 

From stability and reliable freight to consistent pay and better benefits, keep reading to learn why driving intermodal with J.B. Hunt could be your best driving job yet!

J.B. Hunt intermodal cabs parked in front of J.B. Hunt containers.

J.B. Hunt’s Intermodal Driving Jobs

Adding more containers to our intermodal fleet helps us support customer demand, which in turn provides more stability and freight opportunities to our drivers. As an intermodal driver with J.B. Hunt, you’ll transport company-owned shipping containers from railyards to customer locations. 

Intermodal drivers enjoy consistent freight and fast railyard access with our express lanes, which means less time waiting in the yard and more time on the road. With the consistency of rail freight, drivers can expect reliable work and pay, which is important to Paula, a regional J.B. Hunt driver. 

“The reason why I left my last job is what I like best about this company,” said Paula. “J.B. Hunt provides stability, a steady paycheck and [I’m] home weekly. I love how I can provide a stable environment for my children and play an active role in their lives.” 

What is Home Time Like for Intermodal Drivers?

With customer locations around railyards, you can count on J.B. Hunt’s Intermodal Division to help you get the home time you need. No matter your home time preference, we have the right driving job for you. 

Did you know? 

  • 74% of our intermodal drivers are local drivers, which means they get home every day. 
  • 26% of our intermodal drivers are regional drivers who get home weekly.  

Five intermodal drivers stand on front of a stack of J.B. Hunt containers.

Supportive Team Environment

When you sign on to drive with J.B. Hunt, you can be confident knowing you have a team behind you that is ready to help you succeed. Not only will you have the support of your managers behind you, but your fellow drivers, too. J.B. Hunt driver trainers work hard to help educate new company drivers on their accounts, our safety standards and serve as on-the-job mentors.  

Alejandro, a local J.B. Hunt driver, said the support J.B. Hunt provides is everything he wanted. 

“J.B. Hunt has by far the best management, dispatch, staff, mechanics, long time drivers and new like me. I love it here!” 

When asked to describe J.B. Hunt’s culture, Nya, a local intermodal driver, said driving with J.B. Hunt feels like having the support of a family behind you.  

“I like the rapport that you have with your other coworkers, they make you feel at home,” she explained. “If there’s anything that you need, you can go to anyone. If they don’t have the answer, they will point you in the right direction.”

Start your intermodal driving career with J.B. Hunt today! Give us a call at 1-877-791-9458 or fill out our short form to take the next step. 

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