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Bloomington, MN Opportunities

Diesel Mechanic - F/T, Evenings

Hoglund Bus Company is looking for full time diesel technicians for our Bloomington location (evening shift). Our technicians are responsible for performing mechanical repairs as assigned on various diesel vehicles including school bus and commercial buses.
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.
  • Previous experience repairing diesel vehicles.
  • 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

Marshalltown, IA Opportunities

Parts Counterperson

Hoglund Bus Company seeks a full time Parts Counterperson to join our Marshalltown, IA location. This position is responsible for assisting our service technicians and customers in purchasing needed parts over the counter, through the shop, or on the phone while providing a high level of customer service.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide price quotes to customers.
  • Fill parts orders for Hoglund Bus service technicians.
  • Inform customers of companion part requirements and specials to ensure exposure to our full product line.
  • Locate available parts when dealership is out of stock & submit emergency orders per customers’ requests.
  • Maintain inventory.
  • Set up orders for daily shipment, delivery, or pick-up.
  • Receive payment from retail customers or obtaining credit authorization.
  • Perform administrative duties such as greeting customers, answering phones, filing, etc.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience. 5 years of truck/bus parts experience preferred.
  • Strong oral and written communication and organization skills.
  • Computer proficiency with MS Office Suite and the desire and ability to master new computer systems and programs. CDK & DMS experience a plus.
  • Prior inventory control experience.
  • 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

Monticello, MN Opportunities

P/T Parts Delivery Driver

Hoglund Bus Company is hiring a casual, PT Parts Delivery driver for our Monticello, MN location. Must have flexible schedule to be able to cover routes on an as needed basis. This position is responsible for delivering to and picking up parts and equipment from customers throughout the Twin Cities metro area.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Pick up and deliver parts and equipment to customers, satellite stores, wholesale accounts, and vendors timely and accurately.
  • Verify that invoice matches purchase order for each pick-up.
  • Check with customer for cores to be picked up.                                      
  • Check payments received with the invoices for each delivery.
  • Keep an accurate log of daily deliveries and pick-ups. Request recipient's signature on each delivery entry.
  • Prepare or obtain receipts for deliveries and pick-ups, using receipt book or core return slip for returns.
  • Unload vehicles each night and turn in all paperwork and undelivered parts.
  • Handle basic maintenance of the delivery vehicle including filling tank with gas, checking oil, keeping it clean, and making sure required inspections are performed.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Excellent communication, customer service, and organization skills. 
  • Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. 
  • Familiarity with the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area.
  • Ability & willingness to drive in all kinds of weather and traffic conditions.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance.

EEO
Pre-Employment Drug Screen
DMV & Background Check

Parts Counterperson

Hoglund Bus Company seeks a full time, experienced Parts Counterperson to join our Monticello location. 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

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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