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Electrical Engineering - 2022 Summer Intern Job

Date: Jun 17, 2022

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

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.


Kenworth Truck Company’s mission is to engineer, manufacture, and market “THE WORLD’S BEST” trucks and services.  We will accomplish our mission through commitment to employee development, agile business processes, and unsurpassed customer satisfaction. 


Kenworth Truck Company's Electrical Engineering team is seeking a skilled and driven intern this summer! Interns will have the opportunity to contribute to the team with hands on projects and learn from the industry's leading experts over the course of 8-12 weeks.


We will accomplish our mission within the framework of the following core values:

    • Our People – Encourage a culture that values and empowers employees through open communication, integrity and teamwork.  Provide a safe environment for employees to work and grow.
    • Our Product – Lead the industry in technologically advanced products and services while maintaining the Kenworth reputation as a custom, high quality, premium value vehicle.
    • Our Business – Operate according to sound business principles, guided by strong ethics to achieve profit and performance goals. Enhance Kenworth’s reputation as a leader within the industry and in our communities.
    • Our Customers  – Enable the success of dealers and customers by understanding their unique requirements and by providing reliable, innovative custom products and services.
    • Our Partners – Create an environment that encourages cooperation between PACCAR divisions to capitalize on individual strengths while maintaining brand identity.  Foster supplier relationships to ensure mutual value and success. 


Here's what you will do in this internship:

  • Receive training on tools and processes Kenworth Electrical Engineers use every day
  • Work with a senior engineer on our team and collaborate with our entire team to gain insights into Electrical Engineering for heavy trucks
  • Implement a design project sized so that you can experience all phases of the design process
  • Participate in the launch of your project by installing it on a Kenworth Truck



  • Current graduate or undergraduate with junior or senior standing enrolled in an Engineering Program, preferrably Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Drive to learn and be a team player


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 other legally protected status. This applies to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, termination, rates of pay, and other conditions of employment.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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