Giltner Transportation | Refrigerated Trucking

​Lease Operators

Be your own boss so you can own your equipment.

Take it to the Next Level

Giltner believes in building strong, mutually beneficial relationships with all drivers. Our lease program is designed to reward those special drivers willing to manage their own business. Our lease operators can run their own business, be their own boss, and gain the perks that go along with it. A lease relationship with Giltner is a win for all parties.


  • 73% of Line Haul
  • EFS Fuel Card Discounts
  • Affordable Payments
  • 100% of Fuel Surcharge
  • New Equipment
  • Extended Warranty
  • Flexible Home Time
  • ​No Trailer Rental

Have Your Own Equipment?

  • If you already have your own equipment, you can come on as an Owner Operator! Here is how you can qualify as an Owner Operator for Giltner:
    • Equipment must be 3 years old or newer
    • Must be California Carbon-Compliant
    • Tractor must weigh less than 17,500 lbs (dry weight, before fuel)
    • Tractor must be able to haul 44,000 lbs
    • Inspection of equipment will be required prior to signing of contract
    Owner Operators with their own Authority will enjoy the same benefits as lease operators, but can make 80% of Line Haul instead of 73%. Giltner will also provide trailers for drop and hook freight.

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