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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Eleven Reasons You Should Become a Truck Driver

Posted on: July 10th, 2019 by | 1 Comment

From food, clothing, cars, livestock, fuel, furniture, and so much more, trucks carry the items Americans use and consume every day. If you’re thinking, should I be a truck driver? yes, you should be because long-haul truck drivers deliver products none of us can live without. Did you know that nearly 70 percent of all […]

Women Truck Drivers Will Save Trucking

Posted on: July 8th, 2019 by | No Comments

Women Progress Trucking Because of technological advancements and improvements in modern machinery, an over the road (OTR) trucker is an attractive profession. Drivers will experience quality training as well as have a dependable schedule and income. TanTara’s Minimum Driver Requirements are: Clean driving record with respect to accidents and traffic violations Must meet all D.O.T. […]

Eliminate Your Spare Tire by Being in the Driver’s Seat of Your Health

Posted on: May 12th, 2019 by | No Comments

  Like many jobs, being a truck driver has its risks that could lead to major health issues if you aren’t taking care of yourself. Similar to how you’re in charge of your truck, you’re in charge of your own health, so be in the driver’s seat on your own self-care. Care When You Need […]

Family Driven, Family Approved

Posted on: March 29th, 2019 by | No Comments

At TanTara, we are family oriented, so we believe time spent with your family is just as important as time spent on the road. Because we value our employees and their time, they enjoy coming to work. Our drivers are dedicated but they aren’t the only ones putting in hours of hard work; their spouses […]

Flatbed Safety Tips All Truck Drivers Should Know

Posted on: December 10th, 2018 by | No Comments

The nature of your occupation may, at times, expose you to risks of injury that are often preventable. Nobody wants to be laid up in the hospital or at home, instead of doing your job and providing for yourself. You may roll your eyes at some of these obvious safety reminders, but if it sparks […]

Diesel Technician Shortage

Posted on: May 31st, 2018 by | No Comments

Diesel Mechanics Needed! Why The Shortage? A severe shortage of trained and qualified diesel technicians is causing demand to skyrocket! A number of factors have led to the industry’s current shortage, namely retiring baby boomers, fewer diesel technician graduates, and an economy that’s on the move. The number of diesel technician graduates has decreased over […]

VA Jobs – Kenny De Witt Joins The Veterans Apprenticeship Program

Posted on: January 20th, 2018 by | No Comments

Kenny De Witt Joins The Veterans Apprenticeship Program Saying TanTara Transportation is a welcoming environment for veterans and U.S. Service members is an understatement. This company was founded by Vietnam war veteran Mike Riggan, whose son Dave is TanTara’s Safety Director and an Iraq war veteran. We know the difficulties that can accompany transitioning back […]

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