Operations Specialist - Evening Shift - Starting Pay $21.00 (Grade 2) 1 Job

Date: May 21, 2023

Location: Louisville, KY, US, 40258

Company: PACCAR

Short Description

We are currently hiring Operations Specialist for the evening shift only at our Louisville, KY  location. Operations Specialist work in a manufacturing environment building components for Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks.

  • Evening shift works Monday to Friday from 3:30pm to 12:00am
  • Effective March 1, 2022 pay starts at $21.00 per hour with advancement to $24.17 after 30 months of employment based on performance
  • PACCAR offers 12 paid holidays per year, medical/dental/vision, 401k, and pension


Opportunity to move to 1st shift during shift polls :

  • Day shift works Monday to Friday from 6:00am to 2:30pm
  • Night shift works Sunday to Thursday from 9:30pm to 6:00am

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Position involves standing up to 8-hours per day
  • Use of hand, pneumatic, and vibratory tools
  • Use of machines with moving and cutting parts
  • Push/pull/lift/carry up to 75 lbs.
  • May require repetitive wrist movement
  • Ability to read and write in English and be able to follow written and oral directions found on items such as build papers
  • Must have excellent manual dexterity




Battery Cables, Hoses, and Hardlines

  • Occasional twisting/rotating at the waist
  • No heavy lifting or lifting above head

Axles, DEF Tanks, and Battery Box

  • Lifting is done with a hoist
  • Small parts work
  • Occasional overhead lifting of lighter weights


Rolling Stock (Reach Trucks, Sit-Down Fork Lifts, Stock Pickers, and Pallet Jacks)

  • Lift/carry up to 35 lbs.
  • Push/pull/lift/carry can occasionally involve 100 lb. hose reels
  • Occasional twisting push/pull body motions to maneuver rolling stock
  • Repetitive motion involved in throttling back and forth
  • Frequent squatting and kneeling
  • Perform special projects as assigned


  • A high school diploma or GED is required.

Division Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 200 company established in 1905. PACCAR is a global industry leader in the design and manufacture of premium quality commercial vehicles and engines.  PACCAR commercial vehicles are sold worldwide under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. PACCAR distributes aftermarket truck parts to its dealers through a worldwide network of Parts Distribution Centers.  Finance and leasing subsidiaries facilitate the sale of PACCAR products in many countries worldwide. PACCAR manufactures and markets industrial winches under the Braden, Carco, and Gearmatic nameplates.  PACCAR maintains exceptionally high standards of quality for all of its products; they are well-engineered, highly customized for specific applications, and sell in the premium segments of their markets where they have a reputation for superior performance and pride of ownership.

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


PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plan options

  • Flexible spending accounts and health savings account

  • 401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%

  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement

  • 12 paid holidays, sick and vacation time

  • Tuition reimbursement program

  • Paid short-and long-term disability program

  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance

  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more

Requisition Summary

Work Environment

  • Safety or steel toed shoes, safety glasses hearing protection are required
  • Cement Floors
  • Work stations have height adjustable tables
  • No wet surfaces
  • Limited use of solvents, detergents, and chemicals.


Act with Integrity
Demonstrate Adaptability
Drive for Results
Influence Others
Lead Innovation and Quality Initiatives
Manage Execution

Additional Job Board Information

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

Nearest Major Market: Louisville

Job Segment: Night, Operations Manager, Operations