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Truck/Heavy Diesel Mechanic Internship

Date: Aug 26, 2021

Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54601

Company: Kwik Trip Inc

Location: Department #760  2202 Kwik Trip Way  La Crosse , WI  54601  
Requisition: 113255 
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.  We moved into a new 21 bay facility during the fall of 2016. Our facility services a modern fleet which includes: 270 Power Units that run 28 million miles per year, 201 Reefer trailers, 135 Petroleum tankers, 11 straight trucks, 16 yard spotters, 140 shuttle trailers, 310 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. Due to recent expansion, we are currently looking for additional mechanics. Our Maintenance shop runs three shifts, and our mechanics are scheduled on a variety of shifts that cover our 24/7, 365 day operation.

 

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct preventative maintenance inspections on semi-tractor/trailers
  • Conduct general maintenance of equipment and component replacement

 

Benefits:

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Semester Tool Allowance
  • Flexible Schedule
  • 40% Profit Sharing
  • Boot Reimbursement
  • Uniform Provided
  • Vacation allotments
  • Paid holidays

 

Qualifications: 

  • Candidates must currently be enrolled in a Diesel/Heavy Equipment Maintenance program
  • Clean driving record
  • 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
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

 

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: Installation - Maint - Repair; Energy, Oil & Gas; Entry Level; General Labor; Skilled Labor - Trades; Transportation


Nearest Major Market: La Crosse
Nearest Secondary Market: Winona

Job Segment: Mechanic, Intern, Facilities, Operations, Entry Level