J.B. Hunt Transport Driver Recruiter in Irving, Texas

Job Opening ID:

00215737 Driver Recruiter (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Title:

Driver Recruiter

Department:

Human Resources

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Texas

City:

Irving

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Are you reading this job posting because you're looking for the right career choice? Would you like to help others find a career as well? How about doing so while earning a base salary plus an uncapped commission? J. B. Hunt is growing and we need you to help us continue the growth by hiring the backbone of the company, our drivers!

Your day would be spent in a fun, competitive, and fast paced environment where you'll spend most of your time on the phone talking to prospective driver candidates and help match their experience to our positions. How great would it be to hire the key component of a Fortune 500 company and know you helped?! And get paid to do it!

But how do I go about finding and hiring the right driver? I'm glad you asked! Below is a little more in depth information on how you'll earn that uncapped commission and be a part of an amazing opportunity!

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Develop potential driver leads using cold calling, e-mail, computer databases, and Internet recruiting resources.

  • Present the benefits of working for JBHT to qualified candidates and close the offer to meet recruiting goals.

  • Assist qualified candidates in completing their employment application and ensure all necessary paperwork is sent to Driver Personnel to expedite the background check process.

  • Confirm driver's new hire orientation date and provide travel and hotel arrangements.

  • Follow up with any driver who fails to report to orientation to reschedule.

  • Track qualified candidates for future job opportunities.

Average potential earnings: $55,000-$60,000 (base salary + commission) We offer great career advancement opportunities as well!

What does it take to be considered?

  • High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED)

  • 7-11 months’ experience and/or training in a related field. Sales, customer service, or telemarketing experience preferred.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Intermediate knowledge of computer programs including Microsoft Office and social media. Ability to learn new programs quickly is preferred.

  • Knowledge of transportation industry and/or prior driver recruiting experience is a plus.

  • High energy and willing to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Motivated by money as well as a competitive personality.

Qualifications:

Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.