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General Shop Assistant 2nd shift - Grand Prairie, TX Job

Date: Jul 30, 2021

Location: Grand Prairie, 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 premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates 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

PACCAR Leasing (PLC)
PACCAR Leasing, a PACCAR division, was founded in 1980 to provide premium Kenworth and Peterbilt vehicles to leasing and rental customers. PacLease is one of the fastest-growing commercial truck leasing companies in the transportation industry. With independent and company-owned locations throughout the United States and Canada, PacLease provides customized full-service lease, rental, and contract maintenance programs designed to meet your specific fleet needs.

Requisition Summary

PACCAR Leasing Company is seeking motivated applicants for the position of General Shop Assistant. Our PacLease Shop Assistants assume a high level of responsibility, supporting our field teams in their delivery of client services while consistently providing high quality work. This position is critical to the success of PACCAR’s company stores, providing excellent customer service in every day activity.

This position’s duties include fueling and washing trucks as well as other general shop duties that need to be accomplished.

The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, independent worker. The candidate must have strong written and verbal communication skills. A candidate who has motivation to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License is preferred.

Job Functions / Responsibilities


  • Responsible for fueling and washing trucks and trailers.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work safely and maintain a clean work area.
  • Complete 10-point safety inspection.
  • Complete minor truck repair.
  • Pick up parts at vendor locations as needed.
  • Ability to work in a team based environment.
  • Provide superior customer service to clients.
  • Must be available to work 2nd shift: 2:30 pm to 11:00 pm. Employees who work 2nd shift earn a 5% shift differential.

Qualifications & Skills


  • Capable of demonstrating dependability and a positive attitude in the workplace.
  • Stable work history.
  • Familiarity with safety requirements.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Flexibility with work hours.
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the position.


  • High School diploma required.

Additional Job Board Information

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

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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