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Field Service Welder Job

Date: Nov 23, 2022

Location: Denton, TX, US, 76205-7864

Company: PACCAR

Note to Internal Candidates

Internal candidates should notify their supervisor about job interests and applications upon submission.


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.


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 Field Service Welder to support our customers with field repairs. The Field Service Welder will travel to customer locations across the U.S./Canada and perform field repairs to Peterbilt trucks.


Job Requirements 

  • Experience with welding procedures in accordance with type of work materials involved
  • Produce welds subject to X-ray analysis, magnaflux inspections, dye check or other tests
  • Adjust, and operate a variety of tools requiring close tolerance work, inspect own work for conformance with specifications, using gauges, templates, and other measuring devices
  • Pass American Welding Society certification tests written, practical exercise judged by level one or two visual inspectors, and upon passage of the first two steps a certification test judged by an outside laboratory (you do not have to be certified to apply and there will be limited training)  
  • Able to work outdoors in all types of weather and in confined areas on trucks
  • Travel up to 100% U.S. and Canada



High school diploma or GED required, appropriate technical school training preferred or applicable work experience.  Along with the ability to pass company certification tests prior to job offer required. 


Why work for PACCAR/Peterbilt?

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

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