Maintenance Intern - La Crosse, WI #378

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54603

Company: Kwik Trip Inc

Location: Department #378  1626 Oak Street  La Crosse , WI  54603  
Requisition: 154403  
Shift: Variable
Education Experience: High School Diploma/GED
Employment Experience: None

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Kwik Trip, Inc.’s Maintenance Division is looking for well-rounded Electro-mechanical / Industrial Maintenance / HVAC Intern(s).  This individual will be responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting a variety of modern automated process systems. Candidates should have experience working with Allen-Bradley PLC’s and supporting control devices, along with a strong industrial electronic and mechanical background. This is a paid internship with tuition assistance/reimbursement opportunity. 


Regular tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Perform preventative maintenance procedures
  • Communicate with operators and the management team
  • Ensure day to day productivity and operational efficiencies are achieved
  • Perform emergency maintenance as required
  • Coordinate with vendors for necessary repairs
  • Inspect facilities and equipment on a regular basis



  • First or second year Technical College student currently enrolled in an Electro-mechanical, Automation, Industrial Technology, Mechatronics, HVAC, or a similar program 
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • Ability to work well alone and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Accurate and detail oriented
  • Willing to learn and perform a variety of job tasks
  • Ability to support and meet department deadlines
  • Good problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret schematics  and manuals
  • Good working knowledge of hand and power tools
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving record
  • Ability to work safely and within food safety and regulatory standards


Physical qualifications: stand/walk for up to 10 hours per shift; bend/reach/twist and stoop/kneel/crouch frequently; lift/carry 50 pounds frequently; lift/carry up to 80 pounds occasionally.


Work Schedule:  Interested applicants must be willing to work up to 25 hours per week, and it is important to note that we offer flexibility with school scheduling.  This internship also offers the possibility of transitioning to full time.



Kwik Trip, Inc. OVERVIEW:

For over 50 years, Kwik Trip, Inc. has operated friendly, clean, trusted, family-owned, local convenience stores in communities throughout Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and Illinois. With a commitment to generosity, Kwik Trip, Inc. is dedicated to treating coworkers and guests like family. We continue to look for ways to improve our guest shopping experience and product offerings, as well as to ensure we provide a safe and fun work environment for our coworkers. We offer competitive wage and benefits and continue to invest in our family of coworkers and provide them with career advancement and growth opportunities.

Kwik Trip, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Function: Skilled Labor - Trades; Construction; Distribution - Shipping; Energy, Oil & Gas; Engineering; Entry Level; Facilities; General Labor; Installation - Maint - Repair; Manufacturing; Professional Services; Restaurant - Food Service; Warehouse

Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

Job Segment: HVAC, Intern, Engineer, Food Safety, Entry Level, Operations, Engineering, Quality