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J.B. Hunt Reviews

Updated October 20, 2017
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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 70 reviews)

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

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  1. "Dedicated accounts manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Dedicated Account Manager in Fresno, CA
    Former Employee - Dedicated Account Manager in Fresno, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    benefits and 401k are good

    Cons

    work life to private life balance is lacking

    Advice to Management

    Must figure out a way to help management balance work/home life


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Recruiting Coordinator"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Recruiting Coordinator in Lowell, AR
    Former Employee - Recruiting Coordinator in Lowell, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Family team. Great opportunity to learn.

    Cons

    Management is not cohesive

    Advice to Management

    The managers need to listen and understand instead of reiterating the policies or why it's someone else's fault.

  3. "Operations Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Operations Sup
    Former Employee - Operations Sup
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at J.B. Hunt (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Enjoyable work environment. Fast paced.

    Cons

    Undesirable hours that were not thoroughly explained in interview process.


  4. "Operations Supervisor"

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

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

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity for advancement
    Gain experience right away

    Cons

    Work environment can be extremely stressful at times
    Starting out you will most likely have a night time shift


  5. "They are all the same"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Truck Driver in East Brunswick, NJ
    Current Employee - Truck Driver in East Brunswick, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at J.B. Hunt full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Fun work environment, coworkers are cool

    Cons

    You gotta whine to get better loads

    Advice to Management

    Value employee suggestions anf try to make an effort to use them


  6. "SR Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Manager in Lowell, AR
    Current Employee - Client Manager in Lowell, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    JB Hunt is a good place to work the pay is decent the people you work with and for our good to you they have good benefits

    Cons

    The biggest downfall of JB Hunt is nothing but the good old boy policy you know somebody you get promoted

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to people who are being promoted within a group whether they be mostly male or mostly female


  7. "Great Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time

    Pros

    I had no issues to deal with.

    Cons

    I never personally met my boss, but he was always available

  8. "Intermodal driver"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inter-modal Driver in Haslet, TX
    Former Employee - Inter-modal Driver in Haslet, TX
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J.B. Hunt full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Equipment, Good miles, Good hometime

    Cons

    Short Runs, Excessive Detention, Lack of communication between driver and dispatch


  9. "bright future"

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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

    The company keeps growing and plans to keep growing. Lots of possibilities

    Cons

    long hours. benefits are expensive


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Step over a 20 dollar bill to pick up a dime"

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits....at home time sufficient

    Cons

    Too micro managed....ties the hands of account managers

    Advice to Management

    Allow managers to make decisions to better there account ....


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