J.B. Hunt
Happiness rating is 60 out of 100
3.3 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at J.B. Hunt

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at J.B. Hunt.

Interview experience

Based on 984 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,267 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,062 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at J.B. Hunt

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
44%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
16%
About a month
7%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
71%
Drug test
68%
Background check
61%
On-site interview
49%
Group interview
18%
Least reported steps
Other
8%
Take-home/sample work
6%
They have no interview
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at J.B. Hunt

  • I went into an building to make sure I was at the right place. Way too early. Before I knew it, I was being interviewed. I brought more copies of my resume than I needed. I was told to bring five but …
    Shared on February 16, 2022 - Transportation Coordinator - Lowell, AR
  • They friendly until yiur hired
    Shared on January 28, 2022 - Intermodal Truck Driver - Lancaster, MA
  • A to z about you and JB hunt run down then you road test with a trainer
    Shared on September 23, 2021 - Class A Driver Regional Dedicated - Winchester, VA
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Interview questions at J.B. Hunt

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Previous experience Future goalsEducation
    Shared on March 23, 2022 - Driver manager - Zoom
  • If I understood the position? What is your five year plan?
    Shared on February 16, 2022 - Transportation Coordinator - Lowell, AR
  • They ask the average questions.
    Shared on January 5, 2021 - Intermodial Tractor-trailer Driver - Georgia

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Interview tips at J.B. Hunt

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)33%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)29%
  • They didn’t have a dress code23%
  • Formal (business suit)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at J.B. Hunt

  • Give your best
    Shared on March 14, 2022 - Otr driver - Smithfield, NC
  • dont be lazy, work hard everyday. don;'t try to rush things,but do it in a professional way. make sure to think ahead.knows what you are doing.make sure you are using AGKLM.aim high in steering,get th…
    Shared on October 1, 2020 - Truck Driver Class A - South Gate, CA
  • Just listen closely to your trainer so you are ready when you start running on your own.
    Shared on March 7, 2020 - Driver Trainer - Kansas City, MO

The first interview at J.B. Hunt

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me26%
  • Through Indeed16%
  • I called them16%
  • Other online job site13%
  • Employee referral12%

How candidates received their first interview at J.B. Hunt

  • Online applications then interview on phone than orientation
    Shared on October 6, 2019 - Truck Driver Class A - Charlotte, NC
  • Recruiter contacted me.
    Shared on September 9, 2019 - Class A Truck Driver - Ridgefield, WA
  • Went to orientation
    Shared on May 9, 2019 - Truck Driver - Hinesville, GA

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