military

Mission Accomplished – 10,000 Veterans Hired By 2020

January 7, 2020 Comments Off on Mission Accomplished – 10,000 Veterans Hired By 2020
Support of the U.S. military runs deep in our roots and dates back to Mr. Hunt’s own military service. We believe that their values strongly align with those of the company. In December, J.B. Hunt hired its 10,000th veteran since 2014, a commitment that many people throughout the company worked hard to achieve! More than Read More

J.B. Hunt Employees Recognized During University of Arkansas Military Appreciation Game

November 11, 2019 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Employees Recognized During University of Arkansas Military Appreciation Game
During the Arkansas Razorback football game on Saturday, Nov. 9, four J.B. Hunt employees were recognized on the field and presented with a game ball. This recognition spotlights the valuable and lasting contributions members of the Armed Forces make to our company and community. Sadonta Cole currently serves at Ebbing Air National Guard Base, the Read More

Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial Visits J.B. Hunt November 6-16

November 5, 2019 Comments Off on Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial Visits J.B. Hunt November 6-16
For the third consecutive year, J.B. Hunt is hosting the Arkansas Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial outside its corporate offices in Lowell. The memorial includes a 3×5-foot American flag and short biography for each of the 149 Arkansas service members who have died while serving since September 11, 2001. It is open to the Read More

Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial Visits J.B. Hunt November 9-16

November 10, 2018 Comments Off on Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial Visits J.B. Hunt November 9-16
For the second consecutive year, J.B. Hunt is hosting the Arkansas Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial outside its corporate offices in Lowell. The memorial includes a 3×5-foot American flag and short biography for each of the 145 Arkansas service members who have died while serving since September 11, 2001. It is open to the Read More

National Veterans Day Restaurant Discounts For Drivers with Military Service

November 10, 2016 Comments Off on National Veterans Day Restaurant Discounts For Drivers with Military Service
In the United States, October through January is “holiday season.” And while Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas get most of the fanfare, one of the most meaningful national holidays – Veterans Day – is not to be overlooked in its significance. Originally known as Armistice Day when it began in 1919, Veterans Day occurs every November Read More

FMCSA Rule Extends Waiver Period on CDL Skills Testing for Transitioning Military

November 8, 2016 Comments Off on FMCSA Rule Extends Waiver Period on CDL Skills Testing for Transitioning Military
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published its final rule on waivers for CDL skills testing for transitioning service members in the Federal Register on October 13, 2016. This new rule extends the period for waiving the skills portion of the CDL exam to one year following the military member’s exit from active-duty service (the allowed Read More