2015 Crete Carrier & Shaffer Trucking Drivers of the Year

Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking are pleased to announce the 2015 Driver of the Year award winners. Below is a list of all the awards and the winning drivers. Company drivers of the year receive a mantel clock, a personalized leather jacket, and $500 gift certificate. Terminal drivers of the year award winners receive a…

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October 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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Crete Carrier in the Community – Making Strides

Breast Cancer Walk On Oct. 25, members of the Crete Carrier team joined 234 other teams and over 1,500 other walkers to help raise money for breast cancer awareness. The American Cancer Society celebrated 15 years of Making Strides in Lincoln, Nebraska, and was able to reach their goal of raising $200,000 to go towards…

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Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking: Great end to Fiscal 2015

Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking held the annual End-of-Year meeting, recognizing the accomplishments we have had over the past year and laying out our goals for fiscal 2016. In 2015, Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking had a lot of success to celebrate, starting with being awarded Carrier of the Year by multiple companies including, Wal-Mart,…

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Crete Carrier: How to set Optimized Idle to Heat Mode

Winter is approaching fast and our maintenance team is often asked how to set optimized idle to heat mode. Temperatures are quickly changing, and we want you to be prepared. We have put together a short how-to video with best practices. We have also listed the steps below for those of you who would rather…

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September 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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7 Questions to ask a Truck Driver Recruiter

A Guide to get you Started on Your Career Search Making a change to your career can be an extremely stressful process. Whether you are a veteran driver or new to the industry, choosing the right company can be overwhelming. Below are seven essential questions to ask a company recruiter when researching potential employers. What…

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August 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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July 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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