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Logistics Engineer (SG 24) Job

Date: Jan 11, 2023

Location: Columbus, MS, US, 39701

Company: PACCAR

Company Information


PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks.  PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates.  PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!



PACCAR Engine Company in Columbus, Mississippi produces the best-in-class, state-of-the-art MX engines that power Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR MX engines bring a new level of innovation through quality, exceptional reliability, and proven performance. In more than 50 years, PACCAR has delivered over one million engines globally, providing innovative solutions and an unwavering commitment to superior performance. Join our best-in-class team today through the following opportunity:

Job Functions / Responsibilities

Leads Design of Material Processes and Flow

  • Develops Overall Material Handling Strategies

  • Strategy for Each Part

  • Coordinates Outsourced Packaging Engineering Activities
    Supports System Design and Testing
    Provides Support to Materials High Performance Work Teams
    Champion for Materials Continuous Improvement Projects

  • Kaizen, Lean, Six-Sigma
    Manages Integration of New Products / Updates Into Materials Flow
    Manages Department Capital Budget

  • Long Term Budget Development

  • Current Expenditures and Requisitions
    Primary Materials Representative

  • ITD Projects

  • PACCAR Production System

  • Engineering

    Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required.

  • Materials Analytical or Logistics Related Manufacturing Engineering Experience Required.

  • Six-Sigma Training Certification Preferred.

  • Advanced Degree Preferred

  • Understanding of Set-Up and Management of Just In-Time and Just In-Sequence Inventory Practices Required.

  • Strong Demonstrated Knowledge of Six-Sigma, Kaizen, and Continuous Improvement Concepts Required.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills. Superior analytical and problem solving skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Office products specially Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint. Experience working with High Performance Work Teams


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plan options for you and your family.

  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings accounts (HSA).

  • 401(k) with a dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%.

  • A fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement.

  • Tuition reimbursement program.

  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs.

  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.

  • EAP services include wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling, and more.

  • Comprehensive paid time off- minimum of 10 paid vacation days (additional days are provided with additional seniority/years of service), 12 paid holidays, and sick time. 


General Description of any Other Compensation


       ●         This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.



PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from the time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

Please visit the PACCAR Career Site for more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work

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PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus Mississippi

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