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Date: Apr 30, 2019

Location: Denton, TX, US

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 deliver products and services focused on improving customers' performance, image, profitability and peace of mind truly makes Peterbilt the Class of the Industry.

Requisition Summary

This position will be responsible for the application, evaluation, development, project management, commissioning, and system management of manufacturing industrial automation and control systems.

 

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Evaluate and troubleshoot facility and manufacturing control systems consisting of PLCs, VFD’s, computer controls, HMI interfaces, DC tooling, as well as traditional contactor type controls and process instrumentation.
  • Support robotic sustaining and development projects.
  • Support AGV sustaining and development projects.
  • Design and implement improvements to increase efficiency, reduce costs, and improve reliability of existing plant and manufacturing control systems and equipment.
  • Design control systems and prepare drawings, specifications, and scopes of work.
  • Write new or modify existing PLC programs and make system hardware recommendations to resolve operation problems, improve processes, and implement new project designs to support factory initiatives and continuous improvement.
  • Document and maintain revisions to existing automated systems and maintain appropriate PLC, robotic, and computer software/hardware information.
  • Interface with ITD and upper level computer system personnel to ensure proper application of computer controls and database instructions. 
  • Provide electrical engineering, hardware design, systems integration, PLC programming, motion programming, HMI configuration, component specification, project management, and start-up and commissioning of capital projects.
  • Support and assist Maintenance personnel in troubleshooting, testing, modifying, and installing electrical equipment and control systems.
  • Support and participate in implementation of and improvements to Manufacturing Execution System.
  • Develop and support error-proofing projects related to plant equipment and processes.
  • May perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Advanced knowledge and skill in programming with Rockwell Automation Software including Logix/Studio 5000, SLC 500/RSLogix 500, EtherNet/IP Design and Configuration, FT View and PanelView.
  • Experience with integration of Fanuc Robotics Automation Systems preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of automated material conveyance systems utilizing VFD’s, PLC’s, and motion control components.
  • Must show a strong aptitude with computers and learning new systems.
  • Familiarity and skill in utilizing Allen Bradley and FANUC hardware and electronic components.
  • Experience with implementation of Manufacturing Execution System preferred
  • Mastery of MS Office products with strong Windows skills preferred.
  • Manage multiple projects with the flexibility of adapting to changing priorities.
  • Must have demonstrated leadership, strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills.
  • Must be willing to work independently.
  • Must be effective and comfortable in team-oriented environment.
  • Must be willing to have hands-on involvement with industrial equipment.

Education

  • Degree in Mechatronics, Mechanical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering or appropriate major required.
  • Demonstrated ability gained through 2-3 years in related assignments preferred.
  • Six Sigma & Project Management training strongly desired

Additional Job Board Information

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

 


Nearest Major Market: Denton
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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