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J.B. Hunt Reviews

Updated October 22, 2017
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J.B. Hunt President, CEO, and Director John N. Roberts III
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Pros
  • Engineering department has a great community, good work-life balance, interesting projects (in 25 reviews)

  • Great people working for the company (in 32 reviews)

Cons
  • Work-life Balance is challenging (in 72 reviews)

  • Given the industry, it sometimes calls for long hours when the workload is heavy (in 77 reviews)

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  1. "Management Position"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Independence. For the most part I could manage this account without too much intervention.

    Cons

    No support from higher ups. Unrealistic expectations. Upper management completely detached from the reality of regular operations.


  2. "J.B. Hunt - not that bad"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    They are the leader in Dedicated and Intermodal freight. They are forward thinking, driver centric, and technology driven.

    Cons

    There is no work life balance and salaries can be below national averages. It can be difficult to promote in certain areas/locations.

  3. "Customer Experience Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Let you operate your book of business without many interferences.

    Cons

    Low Pay and average benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Need a "new age" wave of managers.


  4. "Fleet Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Competitive Pay. Advancement Opportunities. Growing company - job security.

    Cons

    Poor work-life balance. Be willing to relocate for advancement. High Turnover rate.


  5. "Great place to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great work to home life

    Cons

    I don't know know of any


  6. "Intermodal semi driver"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Local, home daily. Decent equipment

    Cons

    Loads vary, some short days some long days


  7. "Sr. Logistics Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time

    Pros

    They are an all stop shop for customers...they have IM, LTL, Flatbed, DCS, and Brokerage division. Very solid company to work for.

    Cons

    Could use more training to the employees and also the pay could be better.

  8. "Fleet Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Get tools to complete all task.

    Cons

    Pay is not in line with and they do not have a flow chart for employees to see what jobs they could move into or obtain based on current position.

    J.B. Hunt Response

    Sep 18, 2017 – Sr. Director of Human Resources

    Thanks for your comments. Please reach out to your regional HR Client Manager for help with career pathing and how to see that information. We can help you look at all of the options.


  9. "Good Position"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time

    Pros

    pay, weekends off, and good people and events

    Cons

    stressful environment could be more considerate to employees


  10. "Great culture at Jb hunt"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good culture with most departments

    Cons

    hard to get promoted for hard work


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