J.B. Hunt Transport Driver recruitment Specialist in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00281471 Driver recruitment Specialist (Open)

Job Title:

Driver recruitment Specialist




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

The Driver Recruiting Specialist holds a very important key to the success of our Driver Recruiting department. Your main goal is to contact prospective drivers and determine if they'd be a perfect fit for our driving jobs across the nation. Often time's drivers are not fully aware of opportunities, so you're helping connect them with long term careers!

Job Description:

Your day to day responsibilities would be:

  • Cold calling drivers from leads produced in SalesForce to assist the production of Internet Driver Recruiting teams.

  • Qualify drivers based off of our minimum hiring requirements then connect them to a Driver Recruiter to complete the recruitment process.

  • Maintaining contact and tracking qualified candidates for future opportunities.

  • Help meet department goals by placing 80-100 calls per day to prospective drivers.

This position is very fast paced offering a high energy and fun working environment. Advancement opportunities are boundless!


  • 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.

  • Sales or recruiting related experience preferred.


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.