Canadian -Dealer Technical Service Trainer Job

Date: May 31, 2023

Location: Denton, TX, US, 76205-7864

Company: PACCAR


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

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!


Division Information

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.


This position is based at Peterbilt’s Division Office in Denton, Texas, where we have been headquartered since 1992 and manufacturing since 1980. In Denton, we have manufactured, supported, and distributed over 600,000 trucks and over 1 million trucks as a company. Our employees take great pride in our products, and we are recognized as a premier employer and valued partner in the local community.

Requisition Summary

Peterbilt Motors Company is looking for a Quebec French Speaking Dealer Technical Service Trainer to instruct and support our Canadian dealership locations. The service trainer will educate dealership service personnel, as well as Peterbilt internal personnel, on Peterbilt product features and benefits, maintenance, and repair. Training will be regionally based and dealership locations throughout Canada.

Here's what you will do in this role:

  • Instruct Peterbilt dealership service personnel regarding the features and benefits, maintenance, and repair of Peterbilt products and PACCAR engines   
  • Identify areas of training need based on feedback from dealerships, Peterbilt field personnel, and Peterbilt customer service and warranty
  • Interface with various subject matter experts within the Peterbilt organization to attain the technical knowledge to be a competent instructor and mentor to dealership personnel 
  • Provide feedback to appropriate Peterbilt personnel on product, maintenance and service issues that need to be addressed
  • Continuously improve and modify training based on formal and informal evaluations from training participants. Contributes to providing best-in-class training within our industry 

Here's what you will do in this role: Cont.

  • Manage and coordinate classroom training including venue selection, catering, printed materials, training aids, and scheduling
  • Give input and review on-line training, workbooks, and manuals related to maintaining and servicing Peterbilt and PACCAR Engine products
  • Coordinate with other divisions to ensure consistent content and messaging of training materials
  • Translate English curriculum to Quebec French.
  • Support the Peterbilt Technical Institute in Canada
  • Travel up to 50%

You're going to need this to be successful:

  • Experience in the maintenance and/or servicing of diesel trucks, automotive, and/or machinery. Peterbilt service, diesel engines, and after treatment systems experience is a plus   
  • Minimum one-year of training or instructional experience, technical training preferred
  • Background in curriculum and training program development from inception to delivery of a program
  • Ability to assist with developing trainings using various media including; classroom, on-line presentations, video and manuals
  • Proficiency with Microsoft products including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Publisher. Familiarity with MS Teams is a plus
  • Strong organization, planning, and time management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communicator. Comfortable presenting to all levels within a dealership and Peterbilt, including dealer principals and Peterbilt senior management
  • Speak Quebec French and English fluently.


We require a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Education, Business, or Engineering, OR an Associates/Technical degree with a combination of extensive applicable work experience in lieu of a Bachelors.

General Description of Benefits

As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • 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
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short- and long-term disability programs
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. Peterbilt promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, and affinity support groups including: The Diversity Council, Peterbilt Women’s Initiative (PBWin), Veterans Group, and ADVOCATE (An LGBTQ support group).

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