Distribution Associate - Louisville, KY - Earn up to $26.95/hr! Job

Date: Sep 11, 2023

Location: Louisville, KY, US, 40272

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

Begin a rewarding career as a full-time Distribution Associate!  


Starting pay rate of $22.16/hour with increases every six months up to $26.95/hour plus an 8% Shift Differential for 2nd shift. 


Help keep the world moving by becoming a Distribution Associate at our world-class "AIR CONDITIONED" distribution center where we distribute Kenworth and Peterbilt truck parts across the globe!

Why Work for PACCAR?

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


LOCATION: Louisville, KY


          2nd  //  Monday - Friday  //  1:00pm - 9:30pm  //  3:30pm - 11:59pm

Job Functions/Responsibilities

You will be part of a dynamic, essential team dedicated to distributing the truck parts that keep the world moving!  Within our state-of-the-art distribution center, Distribution Associates are cross-trained thoroughly to become efficient in all areas of distribution including: 

  • Receiving – You will verify delivery bills and verify product received. You will learn to quickly recognize and address warehouse compliance issues such as overages, shortages, damaged product, packaging issues and incorrect parts.  
  • Stocking – We will teach you how to assess quantity, size, weight and volume to stock material in appropriate warehouse locations. 
  • Order Picking – You will process essential customer orders by utilizing our cutting-edge warehouse order picking software.  
  • Packing – We will train you on our best practices to pack items ensuring our customer’s products safe and undamaged.  
  • Shipping – You will be trained to prepare shipping documentation, weight, piece count and freight classification of all warehouse product.   

Become a valuable, fully trained Distribution Associate and assist in the training of new employees beginning their PACCAR journey! 


  • High School Diploma or GED required; Associate/Bachelor Degree is a plus
  • Proven record of strong attendance  
  • Commitment to safety 
  • Willingness to be cross-trained and rotate through all warehouse functions as business needs dictate
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with or without accommodation
  • Regularly work at heights up to 30 feet
  • Possess basic problem solving, and basic math and number recognition skills
  • Experience operating warehouse power equipment safely is a plus
  • Experience with RF equipment is a plus

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!

Additional Job Board Information

  • PACCAR Parts is an eVerify Employer. 
  • This is a safety sensitive position that may need to operate equipment.  
  • PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. 
  • PACCAR has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions and increases employee engagement. 

Nearest Major Market: Louisville

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