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Maintenance Assistant

Mount Vernon, WA, USA Req #592
Wednesday, November 15, 2023

---------- $19.26 / Hour Avg. Base Rate ----------

LTI, Inc. is looking for individuals who possess a positive attitude and who are customer driven to join our team! At LTI, Inc. we specialize in the transport of liquid- and dry-bulk commodities in the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada.  For over 70 years, we have proudly served our customers transportation requirements and the needs of our employees. 


We are seeking a maintenance assistant at our Mount Vernon shop! Earn $19.26 /hr. base, plus up to an additional $1.00/hr. through our Maintenance Incentive. All of our employees receive full benefits and retirement, paid holidays and vacations, as well as the chance to earn CDL reimbursement through our "Dock to Driver" program. Apply today!

Why Work for LTI, Inc 

  • Benefits:  Employees (and their families) may opt in to medical, dental, vision, and basic life insurance.  Long Term Disability Coverage, AD&D Insurance, and Employee Assistance Programs + flexible spending arrangements.
  • Paid Time Off/Vacation/Sick Leave:  40 hrs. a year of paid leave after one year of active service, days increase with years of service   + WA Sick Leave
  • Holidays:  6 paid Holidays a year
  • Compensation:  $18.08 – $19.26 / Hour
  • Retirement Plan:  50% of the first 6% contributed matched + an additional 3% of your compensation regardless of your participation following one year of service.
  • Company Provides:  Training, uniforms, and safety equipment


General mechanic skills and basic experience in welding, carpentry and tool repair is preferred. The ideal candidate will also possess basic computer/data entry skills and will have strong attention to detail. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and be at least 18 years of age.

What You’ll Do

Maintenance Assistant duties include (but are not limited to): Clean-up and organization of terminal facilities, repairing tire chains, occasional data entry for stocking and receiving parts, and other general facility and equipment maintenance as necessary. This is a non-DOT position that assists maintenance personnel in whatever ways necessary. Will be serving various functions in our shop, all of which the employee will be trained to do.

Attributes We Are Looking For 

  • Team player 
  • Hard worker 
  • Flexible 
  • Positive attitude 
  • Willing to learn 
  • Has a passion for mechanical work (wrenches to computers) 

As a maintenance technician at LTI, Inc. you will be at the intersection of quality, safety, and customer service.  Every choice you make, from safety checks and maintenance, to operating the vehicle creates an amazing experience for our loyal customers.  Are you ready to team up with a company that puts its customers and employees first and strives to be the best?     


Contact Us 

We are looking forward to hearing from you and discussing your career with LTI, Inc. and the Lynden family of companies.  Send us an email at or give us a call at 800-327-6255.     

Our Story 

LTI, Inc. is part of the Lynden family of companies® that provides transportation and logistics solutions in Alaska, Canada, the Pacific Northwest, Hawaii, and around the world. Extensive multi-modal capabilities allow customers to optimize time and money by shipping via air, land or sea, or in any combination.  At Lynden we provide innovating solutions to complex transportation problems.  Milky Way, a division of LTI, Inc., entered the milk-hauling business in 1948. By the 1970s, Milky Way was the largest motor carrier of bulk fluid milk within the state of Washington and, today, it remains the premier hauler for the dairy industry throughout the Pacific Northwest.


A post conditional offer of employment physical, drug test and background investigation are required.  Random drug testing is required of all LTI, Inc. employees. 

LTI, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or national origin. Veterans and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Other details

  • Job Family 1500-Maintenance
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Max Hiring Rate $19.26
Location on Google Maps
  • Mount Vernon, WA, USA