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Hoglund Bus & Truck is a full service school bus, commercial bus and medium duty truck dealership. Located in Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin. | Hoglund Bus and Truck
Hoglund Bus & Truck is a full service school bus, commercial bus and medium duty truck dealership. Located in MN, WI, and IA. | Hoglund Bus and Truck
Hoglund Bus & Truck is a full service school bus, commercial bus and medium duty truck dealership. | Hoglund Bus and Truck
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Hoglund Bus Company Inc., established 1947, with its headquarters located in Monticello, MN.

 

 

 

        

Contacts

Scott Scharmer Director, Fixed Operations 763.271.4544 scott.scharmer@hoglundbus.com
Dale Mahnke Service Manager 763.271.2979 servicemanager@hoglundbus.com
Jack Potter Controller 763.271.2958 controller@hoglundbus.com
Melissa Anderson Marketing Coordinator 763.271.2959 marketing@hoglundbus.com
Sheri Reker HR Coordinator 763.271.4540 hr@hoglundbus.com
Deb Ross Accounting 763.271.2965 acctspay@hoglundbus.com
Alea Watson Accounting 763.271.2966 accounting@hoglundbus.com
Theresa Klatt Bookkeeper 763.271.2984 bookkeeper@hoglundbus.com
Debbie Augustson Front Desk 763.295.5119 hoglundbus@hoglundbus.com
Rachel Uetz Administrative Assistant, IA 641.352.6621 rachel.uetz@hoglundbus.com

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OnCommand Service Information

Welcome to Navistar's OnCommand Service Information!
OnCommand Service Information provides technicians access to the most up-to-date, VIN-based service and parts information. It's an invaluable centralized source of essential service information to help improve vehicle repairs and maintenance, repair shop efficiency, technical knowledge and vehicle uptime.

Features and Benefits:

  • With a subscription, technicians can gain real-time, up-to-date VIN-based service and parts information
  • Locate technical information by major component group, model, vendor, engine and feature code
  • Service manuals and bulletins are illustrated and include repair, overhaul, troubleshooting tips and diagnostic information
  • Documents and notes can easily be uploaded and attached per VIN
  • Use the IKnow technical database to search service articles by entering symptom terms and/or descriptions

With a login, you will have access to OnCommand's IC Bus and International Truck Service and Parts Portal.  If you would like to sign up for this fee-based service portal, please fill out the form below or contact Cassie Angell at 763.271.2973, mnpartscoord@hoglundbus.com.

MN Commercial Bus Trade Shows

February 2018

February 7 - 9 Leading Age MN St. Paul River Centre

July 2018

   
July 13 - 14 MN Commercial Bus Roadeo Duluth, MN

October 2018

   
October 15 - 17 MN/WI Public Transportation Conference MPTA/WIPTA La Crosse, WI

November 2018

   
November 12 - 14 Care Providers of MN DoubleTree Bloomington
November - TBD MCBOA - MN Charter Bus Operator's Association  
     

IA Commercial Bus Trade Shows

May 2018

   
May 2 - 3 Leading Age IA The Meadows Conference Ctr., Altoona

June 2018

   
June 20 - 22 IPTA - Iowa Public Transit Association The Waterfront Event Center, Arnolds Park

August 2018

   
August 28 - 29 Leading Age IA DoubleTree, Cedar Rapids Convention Complex

September 2018

   
TBD IHCA - Iowa Health Care Assciation  

November 2018

   
TBD IPTA - Iowa Public Transit Association  
     

WI Commercial Bus Trade Shows

February 2018

February 13 - 14 WMCA - WI Motor Carriers Association DoubleTree Hilton, Milwaukee

March 2018

   
March 14 - 16 WALA - WI Assisted Living Association Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells

April 2018

   
TBD WAMM - WI Association of Mobility Managers  

September 2018

   
September 12 - 14 GWAAR - Greater WI Agency on Aging Resources Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells

October 2018

   
October 15 - 17 MN/WI Public Transportation Conference MPTA/WIPTA La Crosse, WI

November 2018

   
November 4 - 6 Wisconsin Lodging Conference & Trade Show Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake
     

National Shows

October 1 - 3 BusCon Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN

MN School Bus Trade Shows

January 2018

January 11 - 12 MSBA - MN School Boards Association Minneapolis Convention Center, Bus Booth A
January 26 - 27 MSBOA - MN School Bus Operator's Assoc. River's Edge Convention Center

May 2018

   
May 5 MN State School Bus Roadeo Arden Hills Exam Station
May 9 - 11 MASBO - MN Association of School Business Officials Duluth Entertainment & Convention Ctr.

June 2018

   
June 10 - 12 MSBOA Summer Conference Ruttger's Sugar Lake Lodge

July 2018

   
July 23 - 27 MAPT, Train the Trainer Grand Casino Hinkley
     

IA School Bus Trade Shows

July 2018

   
July 16 - 18 IPTA - Iowa Pupil Transportation Association Airport Holiday Inn, Des Moines

August 2018

   
August 8 SAI - School Administrators of Iowa Community Choice Credit Union, Des Moines

November 2017

   
November 15-16 IASB - Iowa Association of School Boards  
     

WI School Bus Trade Shows

June 2018

   
June 18 - 20 WSBA - WI School Bus Association Madison, WI
     

National Shows

April 2018

   
April 7 - 8 NSBA - National School Boards Association - BOOTH: 931 Henry B. Gonzalez Conference Ctr., San Antonio, TX

July 2018

   
July 13 - 18 STN EXPO Peppermill Resort, Reno, NV

October 2018

   
October 27 - 30 NAPT - National Association for Pupil Transportation Kansas City, MO

 

Commercial Bus Flyer

Our Commercial Bus Flyer features new and used inventory, contact information and service articles specific to the industry.

If you would like to be added to our mailing list, click here.
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Iowa School Bus Flyers

Our School Bus Flyer reaches over 1600 school districts, contractors, bus garages and administrators monthly.  Included you'll find our new and used bus inventory, service article, parts and service specials, training and trade show information.
If you would like to be added to our email distribution, click here.

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Minnesota School Bus Flyers

Our School Bus Flyer reaches over 1600 school districts, contractors, bus garages and administrators monthly.  Included you'll find our new and used bus inventory, service article, parts and service specials, training and trade show information.
If you would like to be added to our email distribution, click here.

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MN Mobile Service

Hoglund Bus Company offers mobile service throughout the Metro and surrounding areas to better serve our customers.  If you are stuck and can't come to us, give us a call and we'll try to get to you!

Contact Tom Paulson, our Mobile Advisor for details and locations, 763.271.2962, mobileadvisor@hoglundbus.com.
 

IA Mobile Service

Hoglund Bus Company offers mobile service throughout parts of Iowa to better serve our customers. If you are stuck and can't come to us, give us a call and we'll try to get to you!

Contact Greg Waters for details and to schedule an appointment. 641.351.7646, greg.waters@hoglundbus.com

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Thank you for taking the time to contact us. Your request has been forwarded to the appropriate inbox. Your request will be read and responded to (if needed) usually within one business day. If you have any questions, feel free to call us.

Monticello, MN Opportunities

Parts Manager, F/T, Monticello Location

Hoglund Bus Company is hiring an experienced Parts Manager for our bus dealership based in Monticello, MN. As Parts Manager, you are responsible for a running profitable and efficient parts operation at our 3 dealership locations, creating and maintaining positive customer and vendor relationships, and providing effective leadership to the Parts staff and Outside Parts Sales team.

To apply, Click HERE

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to Parts Department staff and work to create and maintain a culture of employee engagement, teamwork, and positivity.
  • Actively coach, train, and engage the Parts team to deliver superior levels of customer service and business results.
  • Develop goals and objectives for the Outside Parts Sales team to successfully achieve results.
  • Maintain multi-location parts inventory while meeting company goals and expectations.
  • Actively work to maintain budgetary goals and drive continuous improvement through best practices and processes.
  • Work collaboratively with all departments ensuring best practices are used to meet high customer relationship expectations.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of inventory management experience with large, multi-site inventories in the automotive, truck, or similar industry.
  • Must be able to function well under general supervision and make sound decisions when presented with challenges.
  • Prior experience successfully managing and leading a multi-location team.
  • Proven ability to provide strong leadership and create a high performance team through open communication and a willingness to coach and provide feedback.
  • Working knowledge of inventory management, obsolescence, fill rates, and phase in/phase out processes.
  • Proven ability to build and maintain positive relationships with customers and vendors.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to organize and effectively manage multiple tasks.
  • Ability and desire to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Proficiency with computers and ability to learn new software quickly. ADP/CDK experience desired. Experience with another DMS platform is a plus.
  • Prior Navistar experience desired.

EEO
Pre-Employment Drug Screen
DMV & Background Check

Diesel Technician, F/T, Monticello Location

Hoglund Bus Company is hiring full time, experienced diesel mechanics at our Monticello, MN location, day or evening shifts. This position is responsible for performing mechanical repairs as assigned on various diesel vehicles including school buses, commercial buses, and medium duty trucks.
Our technicians are paid an hourly wage with the ability to earn monthly incentives for productivity and training. We are currently offering up to a $4000 hiring bonus for this position depending on experience.

To apply, click HERE

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Diagnose vehicle problems based on customer complaints and inspection.
  • Perform work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy and in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
  • Communicate with Parts Department to obtain needed parts.
  • Examine assigned vehicle to determine if further safety or service work is required or recommended.
  • Communicate with Service Advisor immediately if additional work is needed, if work outlined is not needed, or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time. 
  • Road test vehicles when required or refer to the test technician. 
  • Participate in manufacturer-sponsored training programs, schools, and events. 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years related experience and/or training; or combination of education and experience. Degree in diesel repair is a plus.
  • Previous experience repairing diesel vehicles including engine repair and electrical diagnostics.
  • Navistar and Cummins certifications desired.
  • Ability to stand up to 8 hours per day & lift up to 50 lbs without assistance.
  • CDL with passenger endorsement or ability to obtain upon hire.
  • Must pass pre-employment screens.

EEO
Pre-employment Drug Screen
DMV& Background check

Parts Counterperson, F/T, evenings

Hoglund Bus Company seeks a full time, experienced Parts Counterperson to join our Monticello location - evening shift. The Counterperson is responsible for assisting our customers in purchasing needed parts over the counter, through the shop, or on the phone while providing a high level of customer service.
Responsibilities:

  • Answering phone calls to provide customer assistance.
  • Informing customers about companion part requirements, product specials, and our full product line. 
  • Locating out of stock parts & submitting emergency orders per customers’ requests.
  • Setting up orders for daily shipments, deliveries, or parts pick-up.
  • Receiving payment for parts purchases or obtaining credit authorization when necessary.
  • Keeping current on new products and product updates.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience.
  • Strong oral and written communication and organization skills.
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency with Windows and MS Office suite.  CDK/ADP and DMS systems a plus. A strong desire and ability to master new computer systems.
  • Ability to bend, twist and reach to obtain parts inventory on a regular basis.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Ability to sit 6 - 8 hours during a shift.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • International experience a plus (not required).

EEO
Pre-Employment Drug Screen
DMV & Background Check

Bloomington Location

Diesel Technician, F/T, Bloomington Location

Hoglund Bus Company is hiring full time, experienced diesel technicians at our Bloomington, MN location, both day and evening shifts. This position is responsible for performing mechanical repairs as assigned on various diesel vehicles including school buses, commercial buses, and medium duty trucks. Our technicians are paid an hourly wage with the ability to earn monthly incentives for productivity and training. We are currently offering up to a $4000 hiring bonus for this position depending on experience.

To apply, click HERE

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Diagnose vehicle problems based on customer complaints and inspection.
  • Perform work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy and in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
  • Communicate with Parts Department to obtain needed parts.
  • Examine assigned vehicle to determine if further safety or service work is required or recommended.
  • Communicate with Service Advisor immediately if additional work is needed, if work outlined is not needed, or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time.
  • Road test vehicles when required or refer to the test technician.
  • Participate in manufacturer-sponsored training programs, schools, and events.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years related experience and/or training; or combination of education and experience. Degree in diesel repair is a plus.
  • Previous experience repairing diesel vehicles in a dealership setting, including engine repair and electrical diagnostics.
  • Navistar and Cummins certifications desired.
  • Ability to stand up to 8 hours per day & lift up to 50 lbs without assistance.
  • CDL with passenger endorsement or ability to obtain upon hire.
  • Must pass pre-employment screens.

EEO
Pre-Employment Drug Screen
DMV & Background Check

To apply, please submit your resume to our Human Resources Dept., jobs@hoglundbus.com or download and fill out the application for employment.

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Parts Staff

Name Title E-Mail Phone
  Parts Manager partsmanager@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2960
Jim Lanz MN & WI Parts Salesman jimlanz@hoglundbus.com 763.213.3531
Greg Weitzel MN Parts Salesman gregweitzel@hoglundbus.com 612.812.9421
Mick Maher MN Parts Salesman mick.maher@hoglundbus.com 612.756.0990
Al Lucas IA Parts Salesman al.lucas@hoglundbus.com 641.750.8332
Cassie Angell MN Parts Coordinator mnpartscoord@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2973
Kirk Anderson Parts Specialist partsbc@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2972
Rich Hanson Parts Specialist parts6@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2981
Troy LaTour Parts Specialist parts3@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2967
Jim Pipenhagen Parts Specialist parts2@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2957
Tom Harmon Parts Specialist, Evenings tom.harman@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2970
Kevin Ophoven Bloomington Parts Specialist kevin.ophoven@hoglundbus.com 612.999.9502
Jason Voss Monticello Shipping/Receiving shipping@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2971

Product Lines

Delivery

Hoglund Bus Co. is here to help get the parts that you need.  We deliver to the surrounding areas three times daily.  Contact Parts for delivery details (763) 295-5103.             


Account Application

Welcome to a convenient, secure way to apply for a Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. Parts Account.  Filling out an application is easy, to apply for a Parts account, download the application and either fax or email to Theresa Klatt.

Fax: (763) 295-4992; email: bookkeeper@hoglundbus.com

New Vehicle Warranty Form

Warranty paperwork is needed when requesting a claim.  Please click here to download our Warranty Policy Form and return with defective part(s).

Quote Request

Thank you for your interest in Hoglund Bus Company Parts.  Please fill out the form below with as much information and we will provide you with a quote within a day.  Our Parts Specialists use their years of experience to help find you what will best meet your needs and objectives. We're happy to assist!

Parts

Our Parts Department carries an extensive inventory of “All Makes” products and can supply everything needed to keep your vehicles running smoothly. We also offer daily delivery to local and metro areas in Minnesota. Our goal is to make ordering parts as easy as possible! We accept Visa, Mastercard, or set up an account through International Fleet Charge account application. When your vehicles require parts, call our experienced parts team.

           

Parts Purchasing Made Easy!

Service Staff

Name Title E-Mail Phone
Scott Scharmer Director, Fixed Operations scott.scharmer@hoglundbus.com 763.271.4544
Dale Mahnke Service Manager servicemanager@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2979
Doug Yager Tech Specialist service@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2982
Eric Farber Warranty Coordinator eric.farber@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2978
Don Lawrence Monticello Service Advisor serviceadvisor@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2963
Tom Paulson Mobile Service Advisor mobileadvisor@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2962
Nikki Smith Monticello Service Advisor, Evenings nightservice@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2962
Monte Schanus Bloomington Service Advisor monte.schanus@hoglundbus.com 612.999.9501
Greg Waters Marshalltown Service Advisor greg.waters@hoglundbus.com 641.351.7646

Hoglund Service Locations

Monticello, MN

116 E. Oakwood Drive, PO Box 249, Monticello, MN 55362
Service: 763.271.2999
Fax: 763.271.2977
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7AM - 11:30PM
 

Bloomington, MN

9545 Penn Avenue S., Bloomington, MN 55431
Main: 612.999.9505
Service: 612.999.9501
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7AM - 5PM
 

Marshalltown, IA

823 S. 19th Avenue, Marshalltown, IA 50158
Service: 641.753.7669
Fax: 641.753.7888
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM

Bus

What’s Offered

Our Service Department is dedicated to meeting all of your vehicle repair needs. We service all makes and models.

Some of our services include, but are not limited to:

  • DOT Inspections
  • DPF Cleaning
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Winterization Maintenance
  • Fuel Tank Cleaning
  • AC Maintenance & Repair
  • Specialized equipment repairs
  • Vehicle Alignments
  • Lift Maintenance and Repair
  • Truck Maintenance

New Vehicle Warranty Form

Warranty paperwork is needed when requesting a claim.  Please click here to download our Warranty Policy Form and return with defective part(s).

Service

Our Service Department specializes in the repair of medium duty trucks, school buses and commercial buses.  We are an authorized Allison, Arboc SV, Braun Ability, Carrier, Collins Bus - REV Group, Champion Bus - REV Group, Cummins Engine, IC Bus, International Truck, Glaval Bus, Ricon Lifts and TurtleTop service center.

The "Holly Hoglund Klein Sales, Parts & Service Center" is officially open in Bloomington, MN. We have merged our Roseville and Lakeville locations to Bloomington to better serve our customers in the metro and surrounding areas.  The service center will continue to specialize in the repair of medium duty trucks, school buses and commercial buses. We are fully equipped to handle all types of large vehicle service repairs and maintenance as well as in-house DPF Cleaning. We have factory trained, ASE Certified and Master Certified Technicians.
Main: 612.999.9505     Service: 612.999.9501     Parts: 612.999.9502

Our Technicians

Our technicians are factory trained, ASE Certified, Master Certified and Diamond Certified in order to assist with all repairs and maintenance of your fleet.  Our technicians are required to continue with ongoing classes and training.

Mobile Service

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. offers mobile service throughout MN and parts of IA. Please contact Tom Paulson, Mobile Advisor for details. P: 763.271.2962, mobileadvisor@hoglundbus.com

Technical Support

Need technical support?  Hoglund Bus Co. offers a Tech Help line to get your questions answered.
Contact Diamond Certified Tech Specialist, Doug Yager at 763.271.2982 or service@hoglundbus.com.

Monticello Service Department

         

New Bloomington Location

  

Santander Credit Application

Click below to download the Santander Credit Application.  Please fax to (763) 295-4992.


Santander Credit Application

Navistar Credit Application

Click below to download the credit application.  Please fax back to (763) 295-4992.


Navistar Credit Application

International Finance Group

When you need additional equipment or the time comes for replacement to ensure safety, and reliability; budgetary constraints should not be the deciding factor. You need access to a dependable source for financing. Hoglund Bus and Truck can assist with custom financing solutions for both the private and public sector:

Bus Contractors Finance Program

  • New and Used Bus Financing (Custom fit for your business!)
  • Special Needs and Van Transportation Financing
  • Flexible Terms

Bus Maintenance Leases

MuniAdvantage Tax Exempt Municipal Lease Financing

  • Helps the Public Sector work within the limitations of its budget, yet procure necessary equipment.
  • No debt is created

Trac Lease (Terminal Rental Adjustment Clause)

  • Offers flexibility for buses and trucks, at lease end sell, re-lease or buy unit.

Used Inventory

New Inventory

Used Truck Sales

Hoglund Bus Company carries an inventory of Used Trucks at our Monticello location.  Contact us for more information.

                  

Sales Team

  Salesman E-Mail Phone Area
Brian Watley brian.watley@hoglundbus.com 763.271.8750 Sales Manager
Brian Sutlief brian.sutlief@hoglundbus.com 612.499.7182 MN Commercial Bus Sales
Evan Saxton-Williams evan@hoglundbus.com 641.750.0550  Iowa Commercial Bus Sales
Mark Stenz markstenz@hoglundbus.com 920.574.6266  Wisconsin Commercial Bus Sales
Ken Chapman ken.chapman@hoglundbus.com 608.514.4159 So. MN & WI Commercial Bus Sales
Craig Jensen craig.jensen@hoglundbus.com 612.868.4725 Metro MN Area Retail Sales
Paul Vergin paul.vergin@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2961 Sales Coordinator
Chris Sexton chris.sexton@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2974 Used Bus Manager
         
  Linda Rein salesadmin@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2950 Sales Administrator

Used Inventory

Inventory list and prices subject to change. Please contact our office directly for the most current pricing. Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The information listed is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

New Inventory

Inventory list and prices subject to change. Please contact our office directly for the most current pricing. Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The information listed is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Commercial Bus Sales

We offer many brands and can find a bus to fit just about any need: transit buses, childcare buses, ADA passenger buses, church buses, parking shuttle, assisted living/health care, casino buses, party buses, and custom built specialty vehicle.  We offer leasing and financing options along with selling in Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin.

Product Lines

 

Sales Team

  Salesman Email Phone Area
Brian Watley brian.watley@hoglundbus.com 763.271.8750 Sales Manager
Doug Erdmann dougerdmann@hoglundbus.com 612.756.3335 MN Metro School Bus Sales
Randy Johnson randyjohnson@hoglundbus.com 612.850.5839 Northern MN School Bus Sales
Kevin Schmidt kevinschmidt@hoglundbus.com 612.819.6017 Southern MN School Bus Sales
Marc Steele marcsteele@hoglundbus.com 641.512.3854 Northern IA School Bus Sales
Brian Glenney brianglenney@hoglundbus.com 641.352.6688 Used Bus Manager, IA
Danny Thede danny.thede@hoglundbus.com 641.750.6428 Southern IA School Bus Sales
Chris Sexton chris.sexton@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2974 Used Bus Manager, MN
         
  Sales Coordinators      
  Nicole Crum iacoord@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2983  
  Brenda Otto brenda.otto@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2956  
         
  Sales Administrator      
  Linda Rein salesadmin@hoglundbus.com 763.271.2950  

Used Inventory

Inventory list and prices subject to change. Please contact our office directly for the most current pricing. Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The information listed is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

New Inventory

Inventory list and prices subject to change. Please contact our office directly for the most current pricing. Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. The information listed is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Industry Links

 

 

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Social Media Links

Training Webinars

Hoglund Bus Co. offers free training videos listed below. Training topics will vary based on new topics in the industry and your feedback. We encourage you to provide training topics that are beneficial to your work flow. You may email any suggestions to marketing@hoglundbus.com.  We are currently building our webinar library in an effort to provide resources when it is convenient for you, our customer.

"OnCommand Connection",  hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co. OnCommand™ Service Information gives your technicians access to the most up-to-date VIN-based service and parts information. It's an invaluable centralized source of essential service information to help improve vehicle repairs and maintenance, repair shop efficiency, technical knowledge and vehicle uptime.

"Hoglund University", Online training through Hoglund Bus.  Information on where and how to sign up to utilize the training portal. Hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.

"Hydraulic Brake System Update, part 2", hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.

"Standard Safety Options on the IC Bus", hosted by Randy Johnson, Hoglund Bus Co.


"Hydraulic Brake System Update", hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"Let's put the fun back in dysfunction: working with difficult and resistant employees", series 3 hosted by Dr. Bruce Miles.

"Getting Ready for Winter Months", hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"Better Performance Management Reviews", series 2 hosted by Dr. Bruce Miles.

"Better Hiring and Supervision", series 1 hosted by Dr. Bruce Miles.

"ICP Pressure Testing", hosted by Doug Yager Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"IC CE Bus Walk Around", hosted by Randy Johnson, Salesman for Hoglund Bus Co.

"Life After IC Beyond - Hoglund Service Tools 101", hosted by Doug Yager Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"Finance and Lease Options", hosted by Sales Manager Jason Anderson and Jeff Drawdy, Santander Bank.

"Exide Batteries", hosted by Mark Wahman, Exide Batteries.

"Getting Ready for Winter Months", hosted by Doug Yager , Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"New Buses, New Solutions", hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"REI: School bus stop arm camera", hosted by Barry Caughlin, REI.

"Annual Maintenance", hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"Air Conditioning for Summer Months", hosted by Rick Lehnert, TransAir.

"REI - Digital Camera Surveillance", hosted by REI.

"MaxxForce Engine Overview", hosted by Doug Yager, Hoglund Bus Co.'s Tech Specialist.

"OnCommand", hosted by Navistar.

School Bus Sales

Specializing in IC Bus and Collins - REV Group buses, we offer school buses from 10 to 90 passenger, CE (conventional), RE (rear engine), Type A and lift buses. Check out our extensive inventory of new and used buses.

     

Welcome to Hoglund University

Below are the courses offered by Hoglund University’s Custom Learning Management System. Please click on the logo to start the desired training.

 
   
 

Our Tech Specialist, Doug Yager can assist you with any questions or provide you a password, (763) 271-2982 or salesadmin@hoglundbus.com

Industry News

Hoglund Bus Co. Employment Page

Hoglund Bus Company takes pride in finding the best employees to be part of our company. Not only do we strive to find those with the necessary knowledge and skills to succeed, but we also take the time to make sure they blend well with our culture. We look for people who are great at what they do, enjoy a challenge, and want to pursue a rewarding career with a growing company. To become a member of the Hoglund team, we encourage you to review the positions posted here and submit a resume or application for those that interest you. We review all applications to determine initial qualifications and will contact those we believe most closely match the requirements of the positions. Next steps include an initial phone screen followed by onsite interviews with multiple team members depending on the position.

Hoglund offers competitive wages, health and wellness benefits, 401(k), accrued vacation, personal time, paid holidays, and more.  We require a pre-employment drug screen as well as a pre-employment DMV check for all new employees.

To view all job opportunites and apply online, please visit Hoglund's Employee Website.

To apply for any of our open positions, please submit your resume or download our application and send to our Human Resources Department via mail, e-mail, or fax.

Mailing address:
PO Box 249, Monticello, MN 55362
jobs@hoglundbus.com

Voluntary Self-Identification Form Employment Application - all locations
Hoglund Bus Company Job Listings

Contact Information

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.
Monticello, MN

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.
Marshalltown, IA
PO Box 249  
116 E. Oakwood Drive 823 South 19th Avenue
Monticello, MN 55362 Marshalltown, IA 50158
Main: 763.295.5119 Phone - 641.753.7669
Fax: 763.295.4992 Fax - 641.753.7888
hoglundbus@hoglundbus.com  
Service and Parts Hours: M - F, 7am - 11:30pm
Office Hours: M - F, 8am - 5pm

Sales, Parts and Service Hours
M - F, 8am - 5pm

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.
Bloomington, MN
Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.
Janesville, WI
9545 Penn Avenue S. 2027 W. Avalon Road
Bloomington, MN 55431 Janesville, WI 53546
Main: 612.999.9505 Sales: 800.866.3105
Service: 612.999.9501 Service: 763.271.2999
Parts: 612.999.9502 Fax: 763.295.4992
Hours: Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm  

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. was founded in 1947 by Stuart and Arleen Hoglund as a school bus service contractor. In 1956, Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. became a dealer for International trucks, and in 1959 became a school bus dealer.

In the early 1980’s, ownership of the company passed to the sons of the founders and in 1985 the company was divided between the two brothers. Wayne and his wife, Lisa, became the sole owners of the bus and truck sales business, which retained the name Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.

From 1985-1996 Hoglund Bus Co. had a subsidiary located in Knoxville, TN called Volunteer Bus Sales that sold school buses in both Tennessee and Kentucky. Volunteer Bus Sales was sold in 1996.

Several product lines of commercial buses were added beginning in the mid-1990’s and has grown to a cornerstone of the business.

In 1999, Hoglund Bus Co. expanded it’s business to Iowa. In 2006, operations moved into a new facility in Marshalltown, IA to better serve our customers.

In 2009, an additional service center was added in Roseville, Minnesota and another service center was added in Lakeville, Minnesota in 2012.

Ownership of the company transferred in 2011 to Holly Hoglund Klein, the daughter of Wayne and Lisa Hoglund.

In 2012 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. won IC Bus's Dealer of the Year Award and Pursuit of Excellence Award.

In 2013 Holly Hoglund Klein formed the Women in Transportation group.  A forum for women in transportation to share ideas, network and attain training on an ongoing basis.

In 2014 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. became a dealer for Commercial buses in Wisconsin.

On March 3rd, 2015, President and Owner, Holly Hoglund Klein was in a fatal car accident and passed away. She is survived by her husband, Tom Klein and three children: Gabe, Devin & Elle.  Holly's personality and success will be missed.  She excelled at making the dealership successful along with motivating her employees to succeed.

On September 14th, 2015, Thomas H. Klein, was elected as Chief Executive Officer and President of Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.  Tom will continue Holly's vision to grow and expand the business.

In 2016 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. started construction on a new service and parts facility in Bloomington, MN. The Holly Hoglund Klein Sales, Parts and Service Center merged Roseville and Lakeville locations.

On January 3rd, 2017, the Holly Hoglund Klein Sales, Parts and Service Center officially opened its doors in Bloomington, MN operating with 2 shifts.

Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. has developed as a leader in the transportation industry since 1947 and remains a full-service dealership with four locations, an extensive inventory of new and used buses, parts and service.

On January 1st, 2018 Wisconsin commercial bus operations moved to Janesville, WI.

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Doing Business Since 1947

  • 1947 The company was founded in 1947 by Stuart and Arleen Hoglund as a school bus service contractor. In 1956, Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. became a dealer for International trucks, and in 1959 became a school bus dealer. 
  • 1980 In the early 1980’s, ownership of the company passed to the sons of the founders and in 1985 the company was divided between the two brothers. Wayne and his wife, Lisa, became sole owners of the bus and truck sales business, which retained the name Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.
  • 1985 From 1985 - 1996 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. had a subsidiary located in Knoxville, TN called Volunteer Bus Sales that sold school buses in both Tennessee and Kentucky. Volunteer Bus Sales was sold in 1996.
  • 1990 Several product lines of commercial buses were added beginning in the mid-1990s and has grown to a cornerstone of the business.
  • 1999 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. expanded its bus sales business to Iowa.
  • 2006 Iowa operations moved into a new facility in Marshalltown, IA to better serve our customers.
  • 2009 Additional service centers were added in Roseville, Minnesota and another service center was added in Lakeville, Minnesota in 2012.
  • 2011 Ownership of Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.  transferred in 2011 to Holly Hoglund Klein, the daughter of Wayne and Lisa Hoglund.
  • 2012 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. won IC's Dealer of the Year Award.
  • 2013 Holly Hoglund Klein formed the Women in Transportation group. A forum for women in transportation to share ideas, network and attain training on an ongoing basis.
  • 2014 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. became a dealer for Commercial Buses in Wisconsin.
  • 2015 On March 3rd, 2015, President and Owner, Holly Hoglund Klein was involved in a fatal car accident. She is survived by her husband, Tom Klein and three children: Gabe, Devin & Elle. Her vision for the future Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. will be carried on by her employees and husband, Tom Klein. On September 14th, 2015 Thomas H. Klein was elected as Chief Executive Officer and President of Hoglund Bus Co., Inc.
  • 2016 Hoglund Bus Co., Inc. will be growing it's service department in Bloomington, MN. The Holly Hoglund Klein Sales and Service Center will merge Roseville and Lakeville locations where we will have a fully functioning service department with ASE Certified, Master Certified and Diamond Certified Techs.
  • 2017 On January 3rd, 2017, the Holly Hoglund Klein Sales and Service Center officially opened in Bloomington, MN.
  • 2018 On January 1st, 2018 Wisconsin commercial bus operations moved to Janesville, WI.