Quality Technician SG 22 - Weekend Days Job

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Date: Feb 9, 2024

Location: Columbus, MS, US, 39701

Company: PACCAR

Quality Technician SG 22 - Weekend Days


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.



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 opportuni

Requisition Summary

The Quality Technician reports to the Section Manager. The main purpose of this job is to:

  • Perform in-house inspection requests as required from Machining or Assembly on the CMM's
  • Work on measurement projects in support of new Engine programs
  • Use any/ all equipment in the lab as required (height gage, optical comparator, thread gages, radius gauges, calipers, micrometers, indicators, hardness, etc...)
  • Perform capability studies
  • Assist machining teams in SPC hardware / software issues
  • Provides leadership and training for operators in proper use of gauges
  • Chosen candidate must be willing to work multiple shifts as needed.


The individual in this role will be required to work for twelve hours on weekends during night shifts, precisely on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Ensure effective product acceptance through appropriate inspection requirements.
  • Work with Quality Engineering and other functional groups, to analyze suspect components.
  • Work directly with Quality Engineering and other functional groups, to analyze suspect components.
  • Up to twenty percent of time will be spent supporting operational issues on the shop floor in machining.
  • Assist in the collection of suspect material and ensuring documentation is filled out correctly.
  • Evaluates data and completes reports.
  • Maintains records and metrics.
  • Updates primary data base systems such as QDA, SAP, and MES.


Qualifications & Skills

  • High School diploma or GED


Job Experience:

  • CMM or machining within high pace manufacturing process - Required
  • 6sigma experience preferred.



  • Functional knowledge of Metrology devices (Optical comparator, calipers, micrometers,...)
  • Functional knowledge in spreadsheets, databases and word processing software programs
  • Functional knowledge of GD&T and blue print reading
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills


Physical Requirements:

  • Some travel is required.
  • Work in an office environment with varying amounts of walking, sitting, standing, twisting, and turning.
  • Periodically lift or carry up to 25 lb.
  • No unusual or excessive physical demands.


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PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from 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:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plan options
  • Flexible spending accounts and health savings account
  • 401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • 12 paid holidays, sick and vacation time
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Paid short-and long-term disability program
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more



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


Nearest Major Market: Columbus Mississippi

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