J.B. Hunt Transport Military Recruiting Coordinator in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00224091 Military Recruiting Coordinator (Open)

Job Title:

Military Recruiting Coordinator




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

J.B. Hunt’s Military Recruiting team is looking for a self-driven, ambitious, and enthusiastic Military Recruiting Coordinator to help fulfill this team’s mission of extending to qualified transitioning military and veterans the opportunity to join “Hunt’s Heroes” CDL-A Driving Apprenticeship program. Hunt’s Heroes Program assists veterans to obtain their CDL-A license, gain on-the-job experience, get safety qualified with a veteran J.B. Hunt Safety Trainer/Driver, and then join the proud J.B. Hunt team as a local or regional truck driver.

Job Description:

Job Description

This Military Recruiting Coordinator is a key member of the fast-paced J.B. Hunt Military Recruiting team. Primary duty of this position is to make initial contact with prospective military prospects and conduct basic screening to determine qualifications and next steps. These prospects come from leads generated from multiple sources; military job fairs, voicemails, job postings, etc. If the prospect is qualified, then forward that lead to one of our Military Recruiters for further processing.

Day to day responsibilities are:

  • Contact prospects via the phone and creating a positive first impression.

  • Pre-screen prospects based off basic minimum hiring requirements then forward the prospect to a Military Recruiter to complete the recruitment process.

  • Maintain contact and track qualified candidates for future opportunities via telephone and email.

  • Help the Military Recruiting team manage a myriad of recruitment data through various applications such as RECSOLU, etc.

  • Communicate via email and telephone with multiple departments, stakeholders, out-side vendors, applicants, prospects, and individuals on a wide-variety of recruitment topics and needs.

  • Assist the recruiting team on an as needed basis.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • 0-6 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Excellent phone and computer skills required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Recruiting related experience preferred.

  • Attention to detail, self-driven, and desire to help military veterans.

  • Ability to stay on-task in a fast-paced work environment

  • Strong customer service attitude and skills


High School

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.