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Manufacturing Engineering Technician (SG 23) Job

Date: Nov 4, 2022

Location: Columbus, MS, US, 39701

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

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 designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and 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

  • Review New Product Designs for Manufacturability.       
  • Develop New Machining Processes for CGI Engine Components.
  • Provide Manufacturing/Machining Process Definition and Documentation.
  • Provide/confirm tooling plans/drawings to meet machining process requirements.
  • Specify and procure and approve necessary tools and equipment for Machining cutting operations.
  • Provide direction of time and work sequence studies and reviews and recommends adjustments to manufacturing/tool room operations. 
  • Achieve stability in all engine related processes by establishing process FMEAs, developing and implementing process controls and optimizing the individual workstations to maximize output.
  • Support the simultaneous engineering requirement put on the engine plant through various new engine development projects and to plan, define and implement the related process changes within the given time frame of each of these projects. 
  • Provide direction of time and work sequence studies and reviews and recommends adjustments to manufacturing operations. 
  • Determines and balances operations manning with production schedules, develops standard operation times, conducts various studies.
  • Develops procedures and plant arrangements to ensure proper material handling and storage.
  • Reviews engineering designs for manufacturing feasibility and recommends changes as necessary.
  • Maintains control documents per ISO requirements.
  • Participate in commissioning and new product launch activities.

Division Information

Skills / Competencies


  • Proven problem-solving skills. Excellent technical, verbal, written, and presentation skills. Proven ability to work in a self-directed environment is preferred. 
  • BS or BA Degree in a technical field with 2 years work experience
  • —OR 
    4-6 yrs experience in an equivalent technical role.


Additional Job Board Information

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

Nearest Major Market: Columbus Mississippi

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