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Ten Tips for Truck Driver Safety in Winter

Posted on: November 19th, 2021 by | No Comments

Ten Tips for Truck Driver Safety in Winter Tis the season . . .  for wintry weather driving conditions. At TanTara, truck driver safety is very important and our drivers focus on safety during all four seasons. But we realize that winter driving requires extra care and planning. Whether you’re a long-haul driver or pulling […]

Best Driver Christmas Gifts for 2021

Posted on: November 8th, 2021 by | No Comments

This holiday season, as we continue to rely on drivers more than ever for timely delivery, remember to thank your favorite truck drivers with a thoughtful gift that will make their day. Not sure what gifts truckers will appreciate? We vetted several ideas for showing appreciation to truckers for their hard work this Christmas.   […]

Take Your CDL Test Before February 2022

Posted on: October 20th, 2021 by | No Comments

Why You Should Take Your CDL Test Before February 2022 Are you an entry-level driver candidate? Are you thinking about getting your CDL? If so, you will want to act right away, because regulations are changing in February to require entry-level drivers to attend a government certified driving school before they can get a Commercial […]

Lease Purchase Program – TanTara Transportation

Posted on: July 27th, 2021 by | No Comments

More Freedom and Earnings with TanTara’s Lease Purchase Program More control, more responsibility, and more earning potential—that’s what truck drivers can expect when they become Owner Operators. But how can a driver afford to buy a truck? TanTara’s Lease Purchase Program makes the process easier and more affordable for entrepreneurial truck drivers. In place since […]

TanTara Holds 40th Anniversary Celebration

Posted on: June 24th, 2021 by | No Comments

On Saturday, June 19th, more than 500 members of the TanTara Transportation family of drivers, mechanics, clients, family and friends gathered for a 40th anniversary celebration at the company’s headquarters in Muscatine, Iowa. Guests enjoyed a catered dinner by Overlook Ballroom, followed by music and dancing to the band, Big Time Grain CO. The evening […]

TanTara Driver Referral Program

Posted on: June 17th, 2021 by | No Comments

TanTara Driver Referral Program When you’re employed somewhere that treats you right, makes you feel like more than just a truck number, and gives you everything you need to succeed, you’re probably going to share that experience with someone you know. Unintentionally recruiting new drivers to TanTara is pretty common for our drivers because they […]

Flatbed Percentage Pay Program

Posted on: May 19th, 2021 by | No Comments

TanTara Transportation is very excited to introduce it’s  Flatbed Percentage Pay Program.   The trucking industry is very diverse in the types of truck driver pay offered. Some companies offer Pay Per Mile, Stop Pay, Detention Pay, Experience Pay, Fuel and Safety Bonuses and Accessorial Pay to name a few. Percentage of Load Pay is widely considered […]

Experienced Truck Drivers Needed

Posted on: May 10th, 2021 by | No Comments

  TanTara Transportation is a great fit for experienced drivers who are committed to their career and personal development. See if your skills and needs match TanTara’s standards. What are we looking for in prospective drivers? All experienced drivers should know and follow DOT and FMCSA regulations which is standard at all trucking companies. At TanTara, […]

Hamel Positions

Posted on: May 2nd, 2021 by | No Comments

Why Choose TanTara Transportation Corp. If you want to drive for a company that treats their employees like family, TanTara Transportation Corp. is the right company for you. We greet you by name and make you feel welcome. It is how we have treated everyone for the last 38 years. In addition to our competitive pay […]

Truck Driver Tax Season Tips Every Trucker Should Know

Posted on: April 29th, 2021 by | No Comments

Truck Driver Tax Deductions You don’t sit behind an office desk. You’re not on a factory floor. You don’t teach in classroom. And you’re not in a lab. No, your work location changes each and every day. Your workplace is your cab. And you’re always on the go. You’re a truck driver. Your truck is […]

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