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Project Coordinator Job

Date: Jun 15, 2022

Location: Mount Vernon, WA, US, 98273-9671

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 premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
The PACCAR Technical Center provides engineering excellence to the truck, engine, and winch divisions of PACCAR Inc through innovative product development and testing. The Technical Center is located in the Skagit Valley about 65 miles north of Seattle, Washington.  

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!


Requisition Summary


The PACCAR Global Engine team is looking for a driven Project Coordinator to assist with the test and material coordination for the Engine Integration and Validation team. Specific focus will be coordinating the in-test cell and in-vehicle testing of heavy-duty diesel engines of the North American PACCAR engine families. The selected individual will work in a global cross-divisional team to develop the best performing emission and OBD compliant engine hardware and calibration for North America.


Job Functions / Responsibilities


  • Assist the development team to align test resources with testing activities
  • Track the workflow and task completion
  • Work with the development team in creating a timeline for work to be completed
  • Communicate with Program Management to align program timing with the development teams activities
  • Work with the development team to coordinate cross-divisional work requests
  • Assist the development team in the process flow for reporting and request closures
  • Manage purchases for the development team
  • Stays current on product requirements for the PACCAR engine family. Stays technically current with the heavy-duty diesel industry. 
  • Maintains positive working relationships with other groups and PACCAR divisions.


Qualifications & Skills


  • BS in appropriate technical field required 
  • Minimum five years of relevant work experience required
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Project and other MS Tool Suites required
  • Experience in the automotive field a plus
  • Knowledge of combustion engine calibration and data acquisition tools a plus
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to summarize technical issues and communicate effectively multi-cultural environment
  • Self-directed, excellent analysis and engineering judgment required
  • Organized and disciplined with ability to manage personal workload and a willingness and initiative to respond to shifting time and project demands. 
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills 
  • Ability to travel up to 5% 

Additional Job Board Information

If you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the PACCAR Career Site. 
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.


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