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Frequently Asked Truck Driver Job Questions

Why do I want to work for J.B. Hunt?
  • Fortune 500
  • S&P 500
  • On the GI Jobs list of top 100 military friendly employers
  • Competitive wages and benefits  
  • Strong miles and consistent home time
  • Million mile bonus awards
How do I know what positions are open at J.B. Hunt?
Visiting our job search page  is a great start. From there, fill in your zip code, state, career path and license type. Search to view all of the open truck driving jobs in your area.

What do I do once I find an open truck driving job that I’m interested in applying for?
Simply click on the Pre-Qualify button on the right side of the job posting and fill out the required information. Once you have submitted your form, one of our career placement specialists will reach out to you shortly.

How do I refer a fellow driver for a truck driving job at J.B. Hunt?
Thank you for helping us add more quality drivers to our growing fleet. You can easily refer a driver online or call us at 1-800-270-5330. You will need to provide us with your name and alpha code, along with the name of the driver you are referring and their phone number, city and state.

May I speak with someone to learn more about the truck driving jobs at J.B. Hunt?
We would be happy to answer any questions you have about driving with J.B. Hunt. Feel free to call one of our career placement specialists at 1-877-791-9458.  

Is J.B. Hunt a military friendly company?
Our Hunt’s Heroes military program is dedicated to hiring Veterans and providing them with rewarding civilian driving careers. Our  CDL-A Program caters to Veterans across all MOS codes who are interested in pursuing professional driving as their civilian career, while our Military Finisher Program is designed for those who have experience driving heavy equipment during their service time. To learn more about our Veteran driving jobs, call  1-800-207-6097 or visit our military program page.

Does J.B. Hunt offer CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) classes?
At this time, we do not offer classes for CDL licenses. However, we do offer a program, Hunt’s Heroes, for separating or separated military Veterans who are interested in pursuing truck driving as their civilian career.  

Does J.B. Hunt offer sign‐on bonuses for drivers?
Throughout the year, we will offer sign-on bonuses, or "transition assistance pay" for drivers on select accounts. This assistance pay is intended to help a driver during their transition into the company and their new driving job. For more information on transition assistance pay, please contact one of our career placement specialist at 1-877-791-9458.  

Do you train new drivers that have just received their CDL license?
At this time, we do not offer training for new drivers outside of our Hunt’s Heroes program for separating and separated military Veterans.  

Do you reimburse drivers for attending CDL School?
At this time, we do not reimburse drivers for their CDL school experience.

Does your company have automatic trucks?
Yes, we do. However, the majority of trucks in our fleet are 10‐speed manual engines.