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Advanced Manufacturing Truck Systems Engineer (SG 24/25/31) Job

Date: Sep 9, 2022

Location: Denton, TX, US, 76205-7864

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 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!

Peterbilt Motors Company
On highways, construction sites, city streets, logging roads - everywhere our customers earn their living - Peterbilt's red oval is a familiar symbol of performance, reliability, and pride.  Peterbilt has reigned as America's premium quality truck manufacturer since the company's founding in 1939. Our dedication to delivering products and services focused on improving customers' performance, image, profitability, and peace of mind truly make Peterbilt the Class of the Industry.

Requisition Summary

Peterbilt Motors Company is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to work in Denton, Texas. The successful candidate will have three or more years of engineering experience, preferably manufacturing/industrial engineering, and project management experience. A highly motivated self-starter with a progressive, proven track record leading successful projects. Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills are required.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Actively participate in truck systems development and launch process.
  • Provide manufacturing input throughout truck systems development, testing, and factory readiness process.
  • Develop relationships and Interface with all truck systems stakeholders and maintain awareness of upcoming changes and impact to plant processes.
  • Develop, assess, and implement processes to test and validate new truck systems technologies prior to production implementation.
  • Prior familiarity with or strong desire and ability to learn truck diagnostics software deployed in production including (DAVIE, Insite, Service Ranger, Allison Docs, Bendix Acom Pro, Wabco Toolbox…).
  • Develop and maintain clear communication with plant employees and supervisors.
  • Solicit and coordinate plant input and feedback.
  • Document issues in the PLR system.
  • Active participation in Advanced ME group Six Sigma initiatives.
  • 25-35% of travel may be required.


Preferred Skills

  • Truck Programming and Diagnostics Applications (DAVIE, Insite, ESA, Acom, Service Ranger, Allison, Wabco).
  • Project Management knowledge.
  • Six Sigma Experience/Certification.


A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is required; degrees in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering are preferred.


Act with Integrity
Demonstrate Adaptability
Drive for Results
Influence Others
Lead Innovation and Quality Initiatives
Manage Execution
Manage Talent
Use Sound Judgment / Business Acumen

Additional Job Board Information

Why work for PACCAR/Peterbilt?

  • Competitive salary, 401k with a 5% match, AND a company paid Pension Plan after 5 years of service.
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans for you and your family.
  • Comprehensive Paid Time Off – Vacation, Paid Holidays, and Sick Leave.
  • Tuition Reimbursement for continued education – eligible after 1 year of service.
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities.
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their fields.


PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. Peterbilt promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, and affinity support groups – The Diversity Council, Peterbilt Women’s Initiative (PBWin), Veterans Group, Peterbilt Black Organization for Leadership and Development (B.O.L.D), and ADVOCATE (An LGBTQ support group).

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