Truck Maintenance Mechanic Intern #760

Date: May 10, 2019

Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54601

Company: Kwik Trip Inc

Location: Department #760  2202 Kwik Trip Way  La Crosse , WI  54601  
Requisition: 71068 
Shift: Variable
Education Experience: High School Diploma/GED
Employment Experience: Less than 1 year

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

Convenience Transportation, LLC a subsidiary of Kwik Trip, Inc. operates a Truck Maintenance Shop, located in La Crosse, WI. Our facility services a modern fleet which includes: 200 Power Units that run 25 million miles per year, 150 Reefer Trailers, 101 Petroleum Tankers, 12 Straight Trucks, 10 Yard Spotters, 150 Shuttle Trailers, 300 Company Automobiles, as well as, providing service work for external fleets. Our state-of-the art Shop is equipped with 2 in floor truck hoists, 2 sets of portable hoists, a 3 ton jib crane, in floor heat, and is natural gas compliant. 

 

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

--Conduct preventative maintenance inspections on semi-tractor/trailers

--Conduct general maintenance of equipment and component replacement

 

Qualifications: 

  • Candidates must currently be enrolled in a Diesel/Heavy Equipment Maintenance program
  • Possess a Class A CDL or the ability to obtain one
  • Demonstrate a high level of customer service
  • Be accurate/detail orientated
  • Demonstrate basic math aptitude
  • Read/understand/interpret numbers
  • Read/follow directions
  • Work well alone/as part of team
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Work in noisy environment
  • Work in variety of environmental conditions occasionally
  • Work in safety conscious environment
  • Prior experience with refrigerant recovery, confined space training or tanker regulations is a plus 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Thermo King/Carrier experience is a plus
  • Previous experience with natural gas systems is a plus.

 

Physical qualifications:  stand/walk up to 10 hours per shift; bend/reach/twist/stoop frequently; lift/carry 100 pounds to waist level occasionally; push/pull 100 pounds of force.

 

Note: Minimal hand tools will be provided if needed.

 

Work Schedule:  This is a paid internship.  Interested candidates must be willing to work up to 28 hours per week, which includes weekend work. It is important to note that we offer flexibility with school scheduling; specific schedules will be discussed and set up to accommodate the student’s schedule and our operational needs.

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: Automotive; Entry Level; Installation - Maint - Repair; Transportation


Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

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