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Manufacturing Engineer (Day Shift) - Grade 23/24 Job

Date: Sep 16, 2022

Location: Louisville, KY, US, 40258

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 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

Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, is headquartered in McKinney, TX. Dynacraft is a diversified global manufacturer of PACCAR medium- and heavy-duty truck parts sold under Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. For more than forty years, Dynacraft has provided the company’s truck divisions and PACCAR Parts service parts division with high quality components, subassemblies, and specialized services. Dynacraft has production facilities in Louisville, KY and McKinney, TX.

Requisition Summary

Dynacraft is currently hiring a Manufacturing Engineer (ME) for Day Shift. The ME reports to the Manufacturing Engineering Manager at the Louisville, KY facility.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Review proposed engineering designs for manufacturing feasibility and recommend revisions as necessary
  • Assist with manufacturing process development for new products with direct customer and supplier contact
  • Plan for and support production implementation of new product introductions including material staging at cell and packaging requirements for shipping
  • Develop labor standards for new projects
  • Design and procure production tooling and fixtures, including preparation of drawings and specs and bid generation and evaluation
  • Develop new work cell layouts and assist in rearrangements to add new product lines
  • Recommend safety and ergonomic improvements
  • Model designs for both customer and Dynacraft proprietary products on Pro-E, develop drawings, BOM's, testing plans and cost estimates
  • Assist in continuous improvement through kaizen and lean projects

Qualifications & Skills

  • Experience with Pro-E or equivalent solid modeling system
  • Product knowledge is desirable
  • Ability to manage multiple projects effectively
  • Strong PC and CAD skills
  • Understanding of Six-Sigma process improvement methods
  • Prior background in manufacturing environment preferred
  • Familiarity with use and applications for PLC control systems
  • ISO 9001, APQP experience preferred

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering required (Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering preferred)
  • 2-5 years of experience in Engineering preferred
  • Six Sigma & Project Management training strongly desired

Additional Job Board Information

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

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