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Experienced Truck Drivers Needed

Posted on: April 7th, 2022 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, we […]

“Looking Out for Drivers & Their Families”

Posted on: March 23rd, 2022 by | No Comments

Adventure was calling Mike Hines when he began his flatbed trucking career in 2012. That mission has been accomplished and then some! When Mike started with TanTara, he learned the “TanTara-Way” through hard work, communication and staying motivated! During his time he even worked his way up to competing in the Iowa Truck Driving Championship […]

Truck Driver Tax Season Tips Every Trucker Should Know

Posted on: December 21st, 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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