Share this Job

Materials Planner Job

Apply now »

Date: Jul 2, 2019

Location: McKinney, TX, US

Company: PACCAR

Company 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.

Division Information

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 production facilities in Algona, WA, Louisville, KY, and McKinney, TX.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Manage inventory planning and ordering to ensure material availability, premium freight, surplus and obsolete, and inventory turn goals are met.
  • Review delivery performance, demand history, and other data to recommend SAP material planning and forecast setting changes to meet department goals.
  • Interface with suppliers, production, customer service, engineering, quality, and corporate purchasing to communicate and resolve material availability issues.
  • Lead six sigma projects with suppliers to improve supplier delivery reliability.
  • Dynacraft Materials Analysts are supply chain experts for their assigned commodities.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Self-motivated, organized, flexible, and able to handle the demands of a just-in-time manufacturing environment.
  • Constructive written and verbal communication skills.
  • Creative, quality and results-driven work ethic.
  • Experience managing multiple concurrent projects.
  • Microsoft software proficiency (Word, Excel, Access, & PowerPoint).
  • SAP Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) knowledge and experience strongly desired.
  • Working knowledge of statistics, operations management concepts, and EDI are strongly desired.
  • Understanding of production facilities, assembly operations and heavy-duty truck knowledge are strongly desired.

Education / Training

  • Four-year degree in Business Administration or other related field desired.  
  • SAP Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) training desired.
  • Truck Production experience desired.
  • Continuous Improvement experience desired.
  • Six Sigma training desired.

Additional Job Board Information

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

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: ERP, Engineer, SAP, Supply, Material Planner, Technology, Engineering, Operations, Manufacturing

Find similar jobs: