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Dimensional Management Engineer Job

Date: Sep 7, 2022

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

Kenworth Division of PACCAR has an immediate opening for a Dimensional Management Engineer in KirklandWA.


Job Summary

Dimensional Management (DM) is the development of quality products by understanding and controlling part and process variation. Dimensional Engineers support project groups by coaching the DM process and by using engineering tools to analyze designs and provide recommendations.


Job Duties/Responsibilities 

  • Promote/teach Dimensional Management tools and processes to multiple project teams. 
  • Participate/lead in the development of project dimensional Design Objectives with styling, design, and manufacturing.
  • Perform dimensional analysis on assemblies using statistical tolerance stacks and 3-D tolerance analysis software.
  • Develop coordinated datum and assembly strategies for parts and assemblies that consider input from the design group, manufacturing, supplier, and inspection.
  • Apply proper Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) requirements per the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Y14.5 standard.
  • Develop and coordinate capability studies and measurement systems; interpret data and provide recommendations.
  • Present and deliver findings throughout the organization (engineering and management).
  • Solve complex engineering problems to improve quality utilizing the tools of Dimensional Management.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or closely related field
  • 4+ years of engineering experience with a thorough understanding of Dimensional Management, preferably in the automotive and/or trucking industry
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, take initiative, be a team player and problem solver, and possess professional and effective communication skills
  • Project management experience
  • Thorough understanding of GD&T principals


Desired Qualifications

  • 3-D tolerance analysis experience (3-DCS preferred)
  • GD&T certification 
  • Graduate of DFSS and/or Six Sigma Black Belt program
  • Experience with CMM and portable inspection devices and reports
  • Teaching/coaching experience with a technical topic 
  • Experience desired in measurement systems analysis, Statistical Process Control, Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) 
  • Detailed understanding of manufacturing processes, production assembly fixtures, and inspection equipment


Why work for PACCAR/Kenworth?

  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their fields
  • Paid short-and long-term disability program
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision plan options for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts and health savings accounts
  • A fully funded company-paid pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Paid Time Off – vacation, 12 paid holidays, and sick leave
  • 401(k) with 100% company match up to 5% and stock options
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance 
  • EAP services include wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling, and more
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education – eligible after 1 year of service


Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing policies and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or another legally protected status. This applies to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, termination, rates of pay, and other conditions of employment.

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