Unit Manager

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Date: Jun 6, 2024

Location: McKinney, TX, US, 75069

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

This position will be responsible for assuring that all Dynacraft standards are maintained throughout all operations. Unit Managers are tasked with upholding and encouraging PACCAR and Dynacraft values and mission and assuring that all Dynacraft standards are maintained throughout all operations. These include but are not limited to Safety, Quality, Efficiency, Process and Procedural standards. This position is based in McKinney, Texas for the day shift. 

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 designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and 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!

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Document safety incident investigations including root cause analysis and follow-up actions.
  • Participate in projects related to recruitment, training, and leadership development.
  • Set daily order of operations for responsibility areas and track and report progress and /or actions to accomplish goals. 
  • Work with Team and MSS to ensure material availability and removal of scrap for process flow physically and on SAP.
  • Work with Team ensure efficient and timely management of orders and JITS advancing on SAP.
  • Identify area and process opportunities and deploy action plans a project to improve safety, quality and efficiency.
  • Work with process engineers and tram leads to ensure associates are trained at least on three functions within the area of responsibility.
  • Make sure people time and attendance and direct/indirect time is properly clocked.
  • Spend at least 75% of time on the floor in areas under responsibility, assisting tram leaders with issues, resolution and working on continuous improvement policies.
  • Complete root cause analysist documentation for Quality related issues and process/produce audits.
  • Logistically manage the deployment of shop floor team members,
  • Train and evaluate performance department team members provide regular feedback; prepare employee evaluations; recommend disciplinary action as may be appropriate.
  • Communicate with other departments as requires on plant related issues and follow-up tasks. 
  • Recognize team member for outstanding performance.

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 Louisville, KY, and McKinney, TX.


  • Ability to supervise, make decisions, and use independent judgment and/or action.
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive materials and issues.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong PC skills, including proficiency in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint,
  • Understanding of Six Sigma Minitab software is a plus.
  • A minimum of two-years production/distribution supervisory experience is required.


  • High School Diploma required.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Paccar Benefits

As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • Competitive salary and 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Comprehensive paid time off – Minimum of 10 paid vacation days, 12 paid holidays, and sick leave
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education 
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • 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
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. At PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors, including your education, training, or experience.  Additionally, this role is eligible for a full range of benefit options listed above.

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Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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