Intern, Owner-Operator Recruiting


What You'll Do

ArcBest is a logistics company with creative problem solvers who deliver integrated solutions for complex supply chain challenges. 

Wanting to join the ArcBest family? In our search for top talent, we are looking for those that will further enable us to deliver on our vision and fully support our values-driven culture.

Currently, we are looking for an Intern, Owner-Operator Recruiting to join the ArcBest team. As a member, you will assist the Owner Operator Truck and Driver Recruiting teams with the qualification and onboarding of all Independent Contractors.

Your contribution may include:

  • Assist Owner-Operator Recruiters for Drivers and Trucks with the recruiting process and collection of all necessary qualification documents required by the FMCSA
  • Review applications to ensure candidates meet minimum FMCSA, Federal DOT regulations, and ArcBest SOP guidelines
  • Verify previous work history for candidates, including regulated driving experience and history
  • Obtain documented clarification on any negative employment history
  • Obtain and review criminal background checks for candidates
  • Follow up with candidates to ensure all required paperwork and documentation is provided to the Company in a timely manner
  • Collect accident / incident details for safety review
  • Heavy phone usage to create and complete candidate file

As an Intern, Owner-Operator recruiting, you will be a member of the ArcBest Expedited Recruiting team in Fort Smith, AR. Your hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, with irregular hours that may occur depending on work load.

Ready to apply? Before doing so, please make sure you meet the minimum requirements:


Must be pursuing college degree, supply chain and business majors, preferred. Minimum 3.0 GPA, required.



Transportation recruiting experience, preferred

Computer Skills:

Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

If you require accommodation in the application process, please contact or call us at (479) 785-8963. An Equal Opportunity Employer including Vet/Disability.

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