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Date: Jul 25, 2018

Location: Renton, WA, US

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 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!

Division Information

PACCAR Parts is the global provider of aftermarket parts and services to support Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and TRP dealers around the world.  This includes 18 distribution centers globally that support 2,200 dealerships and over 1,000,000 customers.  Aftermarket support includes world class customer centers that deliver industry leading uptime in conjunction with our outstanding supply chain that delivers record levels of inventory availability for dealers and customers. 

Requisition Summary

This position is responsible for developing and executing the inventory plan for a specific product line. 

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Work with suppliers to understand forecast reports, past due reports and Supplier Information System.
  • Lead and/or support the implementation of productivity and process improvements for Materials including Kaizen and Six Sigma projects.
  • Prioritize responsibilities to complete tasks in a timely manner and produce quality work.
  • Analyze inventory requirements that result in purchase orders, transfers & cancellation decisions that are in line with departmental goals.
  • Identify suppliers with poor performance and lead corrective action calls to ensure compliance to Supplier Guidelines.
  • Participate in and occasionally lead projects.
  • Analyze data to identify issues and root cause in supply chain.
  • Work with suppliers to expedite parts to limit stock-outs at distribution centers.
  • System maintenance to ensure part setup remains current.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Materials, Operations, Business, Supply Chain or related field desired
  • Inventory control, supply chain or product distribution experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people and functions.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities efficiently in a fast paced environment.
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong math skills and organized work habits.
  • Proven problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision in both team and individual environment.
  • Excellent negotiation skills, including conflict management. 
  • Six Sigma/Lean knowledge a plus.  
  • Understanding of DRP or MRP systems
  • Advanced Excel and Access skills required

Additional Job Board Information

This position does not provide visa sponsorship.


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

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

Job Segment: Inventory, Supply, Supply Chain, Lean Six Sigma, Operations, Customer Service, Management

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