Maintenance Lead Technician II - Distribution Center #378

Date: May 4, 2021

Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54603

Company: Kwik Trip Inc

Location: Department #378 1626 Oak Street La Crosse, WI 54603  
Requisition: 117221 
Range Min:  
Shift: Daytime

Already a Kwik Trip Co-worker?  Follow this link to apply:  myapps.kwiktrip.com 

Kwik Trip Inc.’s Distribution Division Maintenance department is looking for a Full time well-rounded Lead Technician to support the various operations of the warehouse, including the Ice Plant, LP Production, Fuel Island, Tote Operations, Truck Shop, and Distribution equipment. This person will be responsible for performing power equipment and lift truck maintenance, as well as a wide variety of trades including PLC, mechanical, hydraulics, and electrical repairs, installations, and modifications to building and facility equipment. This individual will partner with the DC Maintenance Manager and DC Maintenance Planner to implement preventative maintenance programs and ensure a high level of customer service from the Maintenance Department. 



  • Company profit sharing
  • Company provided tools
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid sick time
  • Opportunity for overtime
  • Great advancement opportunity
  • Health / dental / vision / life insurance
  • Company supplied uniform and personal protective equipment
  • Footwear allowance
  • Prescription eyewear allowance



  • Minimum of one year of maintenance experience – electrical training; welding; industrial maintenance including electrical, mechanical, and plumbing; automation experience with PLCs and VFD motor controls; hydraulics experience
  • 1 or more years of leadership experience is a plus
  • Strong industrial electronic and mechanical background
  • All candidates must be able to work safely and within food safety and regulatory standards
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Accurate and detail oriented
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret schematics and manuals
  • Possess good problem-solving skills while maintaining a level poise
  • Willing to learn and perform a variety of job tasks
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects
  • Ability to self-motivate and carry out daily tasks with minimal supervision
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, as well as IBM Maximo
  • Ability to support and meet department deadlines
  • Ability to mentor and train others as needed
  • Possess a valid driver’s license


Physical requirements: standing for up to 10 hours; lifting to 80 pounds; bending, reaching, and twisting frequently; work in a variety of weather temperatures/conditions.


Work Schedule: 1st Shift: Monday through Thursday, 5:00 am to 3:00 pm.



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, and Iowa. With a commitment to generosity, Kwik Trip, Inc. is dedicated to treating co-workers 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 co-workers. We offer competitive wage and benefits and continue to invest in our family of co-workers and provide them with career advancement and growth opportunities.

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

Function: Distribution - Shipping; Facilities; Installation - Maint - Repair; Warehouse

Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

Job Segment: Hydraulics, Distribution, Technician, Electrical, Food Safety, Engineering, Operations, Technology, Quality