"No touch freight, new Peterbilts, excellent salary - this might be the best driver job out there."

In addition to having new Peterbilt trucks and plenty of home time, we pay a SALARY so you get a paycheck and benefits whether you are moving or not. Let's talk about how this is better for your and your family.

Erika Smith, Awesome Transit


Class A CDL Full & Part-Time Salary Positions
$2,000 Sign-On Bonus


Interested in learning more? Call us at (319) 646-2416.

We have truck parking on-site and offer walk-in interviews Monday-Friday 10 AM – 3 PM


Class A CDL Drivers - Immediate Openings

Awesome Refrigerated Transit of Iowa (ARTI) is now hiring Class A CDL drivers! As a small company -

  • We value our drivers
  • We ensure balanced home time
  • We provide new Peterbilt 579 Ultraloft trucks
  • We pay a generous salary so our drivers always know what they'll take home

Drivers Get -

  • $2000 sign on bonus paid at 90 & 180 days
  • Full Time Drivers are paid a salary of $72,600 per year starting Day 1
  • Bi-Weekly pay with direct deposit
  • Company provided cell phone
  • 401k available after 1 year
  • Full Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • New Peterbilt 579 Ultraloft Tractors
  • Reefer Fleet - 100% No Touch - No Hazmat
  • Employee discounts on our company food items
  • Samsara ELD system

Driver Essentials -

  • Employee discounts on our company food items
  • Samsara ELD system
  • At least 25 years old
  • Valid Class A CDL
  • Semi tractor-trailer experience
  • 3 years clean MVR
  • Tanker endorsement required within first 90 days

Call Chris at (319) 304-5611 or Erika at (319) 591-0215 Monday-Friday 8 AM - 5 PM. Check us out on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/AwesomeRefrigeratedTransitofIowa


Part-Time Class A CDL Drivers

Awesome Refrigerated Transit of Iowa (ARTI) is currently offering part-time driving opportunities. We are seeking Class A CDL drivers to work 1-3 days/week on a flexible schedule.

Our Benefits:

  • Non-Hazardous freight
  • Flexible scheduling
  • $20/hour for training and up to all legal daily hours of service.

What you need:

  • Must be at least 25 years old and possess a valid CDL Class-A driver’s license.
  • 2-years of driving experience with clean MVR & valid medical card.
  • A clear understanding of HOS regulations, experience with E-Logs preferred.
  • Tanker endorsement preferred.

Salary: $20.00 /hour



Owner Operators

We have freight lanes throughout the Midwest, primarily in Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, Illinois and extending to Texas, Colorado and Georgia.  Our drivers have regional lanes and no touch freight.  If you’re a small carrier looking for steady and lucrative freight, Awesome Logistics would like to partner with you! Awesome Refrigerated Transit of Iowa (ARTI) is now hiring Owner Operators!! Our dedicated reefer freight delivers throughout the Midwest with some lanes into CO, TX and GA. We also haul tankers to MN, WI, IA, MO and NE.

As a small company, we know the value of drivers and what it takes to be successful on the road. Our team is here to keep your truck loaded and running the miles you need, while still getting the home time you crave. We are happy to keep you running as long as you want and pointing you home when you say the word!

Our Benefits:

  • Owner Operator makes 90%
  • Driver referral bonus opportunities – Get paid to bring your friends!
  • Accessorials paid at 100 % – Detention, stop pay, etc.
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Non-Hazardous freight
  • In-house and customer direct freight
  • Samsara ELD program
  • Direct Deposit bi-weekly
  • Fleet One Fuel Card

What you Need: 

  • Must be at least 25 years old and possess a valid CDL Class-A driver’s license
  • 2-years of driving experience with clean MVR & valid medical card
  • Clear understanding of HOS regulations, experience with E-Logs preferred
  • Tanker endorsement preferred
  • Bobtail insurance


Owner Operators

We have freight lanes throughout the Midwest, primarily in Iowa, Missouri, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, Illinois and extending to Texas, Colorado and Georgia.  Our drivers have regional lanes and no touch freight.  If you’re a small carrier looking for steady and lucrative freight, Awesome Logistics would like to partner with you! Awesome Refrigerated Transit of Iowa (ARTI) is now hiring Owner Operators!! Our dedicated reefer freight delivers throughout the Midwest with some lanes into CO, TX and GA. We also haul tankers to MN, WI, IA, MO and NE.

As a small company, we know the value of drivers and what it takes to be successful on the road. Our team is here to keep your truck loaded and running the miles you need, while still getting the home time you crave. We are happy to keep you running as long as you want and pointing you home when you say the word!

Our Benefits:

  • Owner Operator makes 90%
  • Driver referral bonus opportunities – Get paid to bring your friends!
  • Accessorials paid at 100 % – Detention, stop pay, etc.
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Non-Hazardous freight
  • In-house and customer direct freight
  • Samsara ELD program
  • Direct Deposit bi-weekly
  • Fleet One Fuel Card

What you Need: 

  • Must be at least 25 years old and possess a valid CDL Class-A driver’s license
  • 2-years of driving experience with clean MVR & valid medical card
  • Clear understanding of HOS regulations, experience with E-Logs preferred
  • Tanker endorsement preferred
  • Bobtail insurance

Our Mission and Guiding Principles:

We successfully create value and enhance lives by attending to how we do business!

We Treat People Right

We Think Like Entrepreneurs

We Offer a Great Place to Work

We Build Strong Relationships

We Create a Place to Learn & Improve Life in Our Community


Interested? 

Send your resume to tara.benson@opengatesgroup.com!

If you have a passion for problem solving with a servant-minded attitude, join our team!