Meet Jacob Grootveld, Mahaska’s Fleet Employee

Jacob Grootveld works in the fleet department at Mahaska. He was born and raised in Iowa and is the proud father of two boys. At Mahaska he spends his time working on trucks and trailers, but during his free time he likes to go camping with his family. Jacob truly values how much Mahaska cares and gives back the community. Read more about Jacob below!

What is a typical day at Mahaska look like for you?

Repairing and servicing the many trucks and trailers.

Favorite beverage that Mahaska distributes?

Mt. Dew.

Favorite snack that Mahaska distributes?


What do you do outside of Mahaska for fun?

Spending time with my family camping.

How would your friends describe you in one sentence?

I am a very helpful and caring person.

What are you most passionate about?

My family and raising my two boys.

What have you seen Mahaska do that benefits the local community?

The sponsoring of events for charity and donations to the local schools.

How would you describe “Midwest Values?”

Caring for your community, being involved in your community, and caring for your friends and family.

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