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Supplier Delivery Improvement Manager Job

Date: Feb 1, 2023

Location: Denton, TX, US, 76205-7864 Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

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!


Requisition Summary

This position will manage activities to significantly improve on time deliveries from the PACCAR supply base.  

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Actively engage with suppliers to identify and resolve issues preventing 100% on time delivery to PACCAR manufacturing plants.
  • Focus on low performing suppliers and drive actions to resolve the root cause of low performance.
  • Develop and implement actions and strategies with suppliers, procurement, supply chain, engineering and quality to address supplier capacity, manufacturing and supply chain constraints.
  • Support PACCAR manufacturing plants and service organization on major supplier issues. On site supplier problem solving support and ensure timely implementation of permanent corrective actions and resolution.
  • Move between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail.
  • Maintain consistent and clear communication with executive leadership and key stakeholders on status and resolution of critical supplier issues.
  • Lead assessment of supplier capacity and identifies solutions to improve processes / equipment to improve output. 


  • Experience in Materials/Logistics, Plant Operations, and Manufacturing Processes. 
  • Experience dealing with supply chain issues
  • Lean + Six Sigma Experience
  • TRAVEL 75% - candidate would ideally be located near supply base
  • Strong influencing, collaboration and relationship-building skills both internally and externally with suppliers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing, services and supply chain operations
  • Manage multiple priorities/projects simultaneously in order to meet established deadlines.
  • Ability to set priorities, multitask and meet deadlines


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 8+ years of Supply Chain, Engineering or Manufacturing experience
  • 1 year Lead experience


  • 10+ years of Supply Chain, Engineering or Manufacturing experience
  • 1 year Lead experience

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 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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