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Maintenance Technician (Evening Shift) Job

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Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: McKinney, TX, US

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 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!


Division Information

Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, is headquartered in Algona, WA. Dynacraft is a diversified global manufacturer of PACCAR medium and heavy-duty truck parts sold under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. For 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 Algona, WA, Louisville, KY and recently opened a third facility in McKinney, TX.

Requisition Summary

Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, strives to be the premier supplier in product quality, on-time delivery, and pre-production support to PACCAR’s Kenworth and Peterbilt truck divisions and PACCAR Parts. The Maintenance Technician reports to the Manufacturing Engineering Manager and is responsible for all building and production maintenance.

The Maintenance Technician is a key member of a small team responsible for the McKinney facility. All members of this team will wear multiple hats covering all functional areas of plant stabilization with the move from our temporary facility in Plano, TX to McKinney, TX. The role’s focus will evolve as the plant stabilizes and increases production. This is an opportunity to participate in building the foundation for the Division’s future growth.


Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Perform PM, troubleshooting and breakdown repair of industrial production equipment.
  • Perform equipment upgrades to support improvements to safety, quality and on-time shipment.
  • Responsible for training production associates in the safe use and setup of production equipment.
  • Assist with the design, fabrication and installation of new machines and equipment.
  • Perform facility related repairs.
  • Maintain, calibrate and repair production hand tools including tool control.
  • Suggest improvements to production equipment, processes and the PM program.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Capable of troubleshooting and repairing electro-mechanical industrial equipment using drawings, schematics and diagnostic tools.
  • Able to troubleshoot, repair, and rebuild hydraulic and pneumatic power systems.
  • Able to troubleshoot, repair and rebuild equipment electrical power and control circuits.
  • Knowledge of industrial electronics including PLC trouble shooting & programming. AB preferred.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Capable of general steel fabrication using saws, torches, welders, mill and lathe.
  • Good decision making and Problem solving skills.
  • Good math skills.
  • Must be able to listen to and communicate clearly with others, verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated understanding of safe maintenance practices and operations, working under general supervision.
  • Candidate must have flexibility to work 2nd shift and weekends as needed.

Education & Experience

  • High school graduate required.
  • Post-secondary technical education required.
  • Minimum three to five years of related experience.
  • Technical associate degree desired.

Additional Job Board Information

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

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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