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J.B. Hunt CEO John N. Roberts III
John N. Roberts III
582 Ratings
Pros
  • "Engineering department has a great community, good work-life balance, interesting projects(in 30 reviews)

  • "great people and great environment to work in(in 34 reviews)

Cons
  • "Can be tough for work/life balance depending on the account you're at(in 79 reviews)

  • "Long hours but it’s an industry issue(in 95 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (4)

    "Associate Logistics Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time

    Pros

    People are supportive of personal goals inside & outside of the woorkplace. Culture is family-focused, driven to include, and encourages calculated risk. Challenging work; it's fast-paced, but everyone is there to support you. One Team, One Platform.

    Cons

    Seating & parking are crowded because quickly growing.

    J.B. Hunt Response

    February 19, 2019Sr. Director of Human Resources

    Hello, we really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. Thank you for the positive review and for being part of the team - have a nice day!

  2. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Truck Driver in Livermore, CA

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Good hours, and communication, good environment

    Cons

    None that I have encountered.

  3. "Highly Recommend"

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    Current Employee - Account Manager II in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Fair base compensation with great bonus plan, company almost exclusively promotes from within with numerous new opportunities each year with steady company growth.

    Cons

    401K match is underwhelming and is the only area for improvement I can think of

  4. "Never regretted joining J.B. Hunt"

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    Current Employee - Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great people Challenging work Generous company for employee growth Work life balance is probably the best in Arkansas

    Cons

    401(k) match only up to 3% of salary Healthcare is not the best

  5. "They put me in a brand new truck,I stay out for 22 days,and come home for 4 days,my choice."

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    Current Employee - Class A Truck Driver in Forest Park, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The Fleet Managers are always helpful and friendly,

    Cons

    There are none that I can think of right now.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work ,

  6. "Great place if you have the right manager"

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    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Louisville, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Opportunities for career advancement, technology focused company

    Cons

    Pay structure for sales people. Bonuses was based off of branch performance instead of personal numbers. Branch performance was based on extremely high/arbitrary growth projections.

  7. "Truck driver"

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    Former Employee - OTR Truck Driver in Lowell, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    This company is awesome. They treat you with respect, they get you home on a normal basis. They keep you moving. They have bonuses based on mileage. I only left this company because of medical issues.

    Cons

    They are a little low on their cents per mile pay.

    Advice to Management

    Give the drivers a little raise and they will never leave.

  8. "Very pleasant experience"

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    Current Employee - Software in Lowell, AR
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Lots of new technology to learn. Good management team, they will listen to your concern. Gives you free hand to work on any requirement.

    Cons

    Could not find any cons.

  9. "Great starter company"

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    Current Employee - Account Manager in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Great starter job solid company

    Cons

    must be willing to relocate in order to be promoted poor work/life balance usually have to work through vacation because of poor coverage

    Advice to Management

    Better work /life seperation better salaries to compete with cost of living

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great company for new graduates, but not for those looking for fair pay over a long career"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Lowell, AR
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Very flexible and supportive if they see potential in you Ambitious management Structure for career growth in place and supported

    Cons

    They underpay vs other local companies and focus on hiring new graduates instead of paying to retain good employees.

    Advice to Management

    Provide competitive salaries for your best employees to keep other local companies from poaching your talent

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