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Date: May 3, 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.

Requisition Summary

This position focuses on materials support for product transitions resulting from Engineering Change Notices (ECNs), Supplier Request for Drawing Changes (SRDCs), and/or deviations. The ideal candidate will have an inquisitive mind and employ sound analysis techniques and problem solving abilities.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Define process, procedure, standard work, visual management and metrics for Ebuy parts & supplier additions to Dynacraft’s supply base. Coordinate with Business Development and Corporate Purchasing on approval routing methodology.
  • Determine appropriate frequency and execute regularly scheduled Ebuy part reviews. Coordinate with Corporate Purchasing to move parts from Ebuy suppliers to corporate approved suppliers.
  • Develop and maintain databases and other reporting tools for use in material performance analysis.
  • Support new part / supplier EDI setup, troubleshooting and issue resolution and act as backup to primary EDI support position.
  • Work with Dynacraft and Supplier Quality to assess supplier readiness, capability, capacity and risk for part supply. Provide feedback on feasibility of part supply requested through, Ebuy, RFQ’s and ECN’s to ensure Dynacraft new business team and management are made fully aware of supply chain risks.
  • Work with Product Lifecycle Management to ensure appropriate timelines and dates are established for supply of Ebuy components.
  • Attend and contribute to ECN readiness and RFQ meetings to ensure supplier issues are identified early and escalated timely ahead of project launch.
  • Help continuously improve the project launch process and Ebuy reduction process through lean management principles including Six Sigma and PPS.
  • Help identify supplier packaging and shipping issues and risks early in program phases to ensure packaging is in line with Corporate and Dynacraft standards help setup new parts and supplier forecast models /planning strategies for parts moving from Projects into Production.


  • Self-motivated, organized, flexible and able to handle the demand 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, Access, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • SQL / VBA experience and database development knowledge and experience strongly desired
  • SAP Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) experience desired
  • Working knowledge of statistics, operations management concepts and EDI a plus
  • Understanding of production facilities, assembly operations and heavy-duty truck knowledge
  • Develop, maintain and post meaningful metrics & visual controls to support progress towards assigned goals


  • Four-year degree in Supply Chain Management or other related field required
  • Six Sigma training strongly 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, Business Development, Lean Six Sigma, SAP, Technology, Engineering, Sales, Management

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