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Purchasing Internship - Denton, TX Job

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Date: Jan 13, 2018

Location: Denton, TX, US

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

PACCAR Purchasing is responsible for providing procurement leadership, strategy and coordination for PACCAR’s worldwide divisions and subsidiaries. Our mission is to enhance PACCAR’s long-term profitability and growth. Corporate Purchasing Interns will get real world experience in day-to-day supply chain management operations, interact with various PACCAR divisions and learn dependencies between Materials, Marketing, Engineering, Information Technology, Supplier Quality, Finance and Purchasing.


Internship is located in Denton, TX.

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.

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!

Job Functions / Responsibilities

• Support Commodity Managers to manage all aspects of PACCAR’s relationship with an assigned group of suppliers, including the commercial/contractual requirements with respect to total quality, technology, delivery, customer service, aftermarket support, logistics and total cost.

• Support Commodity Managers in the development, negotiation, and implementation of Commodity Strategies resulting in improved supply chain performance and enhanced product quality.

• Support Commodity Managers in Spend Analysis, Pricing Discrepancy Resolution, and Supplier Selection.

Skills / Competencies

• Excellent written/verbal communication skills


• PC skills - proficiency with Excel and experience with Word, Access, and PowerPoint


• High ethical standards

• Self-starter with ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks



Should be entering Junior or Senior year for degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Economics or similar business curriculum

Additional Job Board Information

If you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the PACCAR Career Site.

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Denton
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

Job Segment: Developer, Engineer, Curriculum, Intern, Supply, Technology, Engineering, Education, Entry Level, Operations

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