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Engineering Intern: OBD Calibration Job

Date: Apr 29, 2022

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

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

The PACCAR Technical Center is looking for an engineering intern to work in the OBD Development Group

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.

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

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. 


Job Functions / Responsibilities

The Engineering Intern will perform the following roles:

  • MATLAB script development to create automated reports for High Mileage Accumulation test fleet 
  • Develop Simulink simulation tool for simulating OBD algorithm output  
  • Conduct vehicle and test cell test to validate simulation tool development 
  • Test engineering support for Climatic Chassis Dyno meter and Portable Chassis Dyno 
  • Conduct vehicle testing to understand influence of vehicle configuration on diagnostic outcome and execution rate
  • Strong understanding of engines and control systems


  • Junior or higher standing toward an engineering degree
  • Fundamental knowledge of mechanics of materials and fluid dynamics
  • Strong computer skills   
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills required
  • Technical writing experience preferred



Junior or higher standing toward an engineering degree

Additional Job Board Information

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

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