Why Kwik Trip? Because we are different! Whether you are looking to start a new career path, or just looking to put a little extra cash in your pocket, Kwik Trip has exciting, fast-paced employment opportunities. Kwik Trip, Inc. recently celebrated two of its most profitable years ever, having seen an increase in sales and profits despite the economy and added over 550 co-workers to our team in the past year. Add to this the fact that our owners share 40% of company profits with all Kwik Trip, Inc. co-workers and our generous benefits packages our company sells itself to candidates! Our Mission Statement says it all "To serve our customers and community more effectively than anyone else by treating our customers, co-workers, and suppliers as we personally, would like to be treated, and to make a difference in someone's life."
Kwik Trip Inc.’s Store Engineering Department is based in La Crosse, WI and services our 400 plus retail store locations in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. The co-workers in this department are responsible for designing, building, remodeling, and maintaining Kwik Trip, Kwik Star, and Tobacco Outlet Plus stores, Hearty Platter restaurants, as well as our car washes. The selected individual will be responsible for providing carpentry and equipment skills to achieve company projects and to support Kwik Trip retail stores so they are able to achieve their goals and objectives. Some responsibilities include but are not limited to: construct, install and repair structures; calculate the needed materials and equipment for each job; deliver, install and calibrate retail equipment to verify correct operation of product; assist in the maintenance of equipment, and train store co-workers on proper use and maintenance.
Typically Monday through Friday, daytime hours, however, does include occasional evenings as necessary.
Minimum one year experience in carpentry. Experience in reading plans and specifications; knowledgeable in construction methods, materials, and regulations; ability to use hand and power tools effectively and safely; strong oral and written communication skills necessary to establishing working relationships with internal and external customers; exercise sound judgment within company policy; ability to identify and complete tasks without direct supervision; valid driver's license with an excellent driving record; willingness to work within OSHA and Kwik Trip safety regulations; willingness to travel 5 days per week and live within close proximity to La Crosse, WI.
Ability to stand/walk up to 10 hours per shift; bend/reach/twist frequently; bend/kneel/squat for long periods of time; lift/carry 15 pounds to 72 inches occasionally; lift/carry 50 pounds to 60 inches frequently; push/pull up to 87 pounds of force occasionally; work in a variety of weather temperatures/conditions.
At Kwik Trip we truly take the “Golden Rule” and super charge it. . . We make a difference! The positive difference we make...