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Great place to work as a part time truck driver

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Current Employee - Local Truck Driver in Lithia Springs, Douglas, GA
Current Employee - Local Truck Driver in Lithia Springs, Douglas, GA

I have been working at J.B. Hunt

Pros

The best reasons to work at this job is that most of the fleet managers are understanding and able to deal with drivers with courtesy and respect. They are very much concerned about safety and on-time delivery and will reward great performance. The have newer model trucks and kept exceptionally clean. Maintenance staff is very helpful and their attitudes towards the drivers has become better. Overall, this is a GREAT place to work as a Local Driver.

Cons

At this particular location, it is difficult to work with 1 or 2 managers, but overall this location is the best place I have worked.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

PLEASE give training on how to deal with internal customers, for the Drivers, Maintenance Workers, and Fleet managers.

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    JB Hunt is ...

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    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt

    Pros

    - Learn a lot regarding management skills and how to deal with different personalities.
    - The starting salary is pretty good, possible structure for bonuses differ per account.
    - More of a great learning experience.
    - JB has different segments within the company: ICS, DCS, Intermodal, Van

    Cons

    - Very long hours which are not fair across the board. Some people work 7, some 12 a day and we all make the same salary.
    - Not many opportunities for advancement unless you want to move out of the Chicago area.
    - You plateau fast. 1 promotion within 6-9 months of being there, and then become stagnant.
    - Lack of communication of where you stand.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    -Don't be afraid to tell the management team what a great job they're doing. Sometimes people feel like there hard work goes unrecognized.
    -Be less secretive regarding promotions / growth. Let it be competitive, let people know what's out there and let them work for it.
    -Customize salary in correlation to work ethic / account specific

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    A good place to work and a proud history of entrepreneurialism

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    Current Employee - Operations Lead in Lowell, AR
    Current Employee - Operations Lead in Lowell, AR

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt

    Pros

    Creative culture with a lot of room to move around

    Cons

    Hard to integrate silos of segments and we may be hanging on to legacy business too long

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get out of your offices more and let the people see you and know what you are thinking about

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