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MCK Project Engineer - Fabrications (Grade 25) Job

Date: Nov 18, 2022

Location: McKinney, TX, US, 75069

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

Dynacraft is looking for a Fabrications Project Engineer to work in McKinney, TX. The position will report to the Product Manager in support of strategic product line development and growth. The position works with Dynacraft and Truck Division engineering and operations to ensure equipment and processes are implemented on time and on budget. Additionally, the Project Engineer works with Dynacraft operations on new product launches and supports running business.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Support new fabrications product launches through development and implementation of capital projects.
  • Optimize future fabrications processes to improve quality and throughput of the product line.
  • Develop opportunities to drive Dynacraft Fabrications growth and reduce PACCAR total cost.
  • Build effective relationships and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders including Dynacraft Operations, Truck Division Engineering and PACCAR Purchasing to ensure project success.
  • Reviews engineering designs for manufacturing feasibility and recommends changes, as necessary.
  • Identify and development of justification for capital expenditures across the division.  
  • Facilitates effective communication to plant management on project status.
  • Supports Division Six Sigma program management.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Qualified applicants will be detailed oriented, well organized and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Applicants must be able to multi-task, prioritize, successfully handle pressure, and make decisions independently when required.  
  • The successful candidate is a highly motivated self-starter with prove track record leading successful projects.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience with manufacturing equipment specification and installation.
  • Creative problem solver with strong application of process improvement methodologies.

Education & Training

  • Degree in Engineering or appropriate major required. 
  • Fabrications experience preferred in both programming and operating of equipment.
  • PACCAR or other similar Six Sigma experience preferred.  
  • Applicant should have excellent PC skills: including MS Word, Excel & Access, AutoCAD, ProEngineer, CATIA or CREO software experience is a plus.

Division Information

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

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 also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes 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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

This employer uses E-Verify.

  • Competitive salary, 401(k) with a 5% match, AND a company paid Pension Plan after 5 years of service
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans for you and your family
  • Disability insurance after one year of service
  • Comprehensive Paid Time Off-Vacation Paid Holidays and Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement for continued education – eligible after 1 year of service


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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