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Logistics Coordinator - Powertrain 1 Job

Date: Jan 13, 2022

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

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary
The Powertrain Logistics Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the integration of Powertrain systems into Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks. The responsibility encompasses programs focusing on new engines, aftertreatment, and advanced technologies developed for future powertrains. The overarching goal is to ensure compliance with all Division and Corporate standards and on-time implementation of each program. The position also requires parts ordering, tracking, and coordinating of upfits for test articles both internal and external to the PACCAR Technical Center.

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

  • Coordinate hardware projects for PACCAR powertrain including integration into Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks
  • Maintain open and clear communication among all stakeholders including PACCAR divisions, key suppliers, and development partners
  • Assist Program Managers in resolving, communicating, and prioritizing program issues in a timely manner
  • Track, and communicate project schedules, deliverables, and outcomes
  • Support coordination of vehicle upfits and powertrain system deliveries
  • Coordinate and expedite flow of test related parts at the PACCAR Technical Center including liaison with external divisions and other companies
  • Work closely with department supervisors, technicians, and engineers to order and track materials and material expenditures
  • Manage truck disposal activities including maintaining a record of scrapped vehicles and engines
  • May move or transport materials in the facility manually or using material handling equipment


  • 1-3 years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills required
  • Excellent MS Office software skills including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Project required
  • Sound business judgment and critical thinking skills required
  • Knowledge of common diesel engine parts and systems preferred
  • Strong professional network within PACCAR and with PACCAR Suppliers preferred
  • Six Sigma certification preferred
  • Able to communicate effectively across functions, as well as up and down the leadership chain • Candidate must be willing to travel up to 25%


  • Associate Degree in a related field required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred. 

Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.


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