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Senior Project Manager Job

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98057

Company: PACCAR

Senior Project Manager


PACCAR, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905 and is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture, and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under its internationally recognized brands Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
Your next career move is waiting at PACCAR 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. Join the PACCAR team today!

Position Summary

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager to be responsible for overseeing strategic initiatives and  programs for our organization. You will be tasked with developing programs to support the organization's strategic direction, as well as creating and managing long term goals. You will also be in charge of developing budgets and operating plans for programs and writing program funding proposals.

In order to be successful in this role, you will need to have prior experience in both project management and team management.


The Team

As a Senior Project Manager within PACCAR ITD’s PMO, you will work closely with the PMO Director and CIO Staff, as well as IT and business stakeholders from different divisions on a huge variety of projects to support truck, parts, financial and other strategic initiatives that contribute to the success of our customers.  The PMO is always working on high-impact and high-visibility projects. Come join this dynamic team!


Job Responsibilities

  • Developing new programs to support the strategic direction of the organization.
  • Developing a budget and operating plan for the program.
  • Developing an evaluation method to assess program strengths and identify areas for improvement.
  • Managing a team with a diverse array of talents and responsibilities.
  • Meeting with stakeholders to make communication easy and transparent regarding project issues and decisions.
  • Producing accurate and timely reporting of program status throughout its life cycle.
  • Analyzing program risks.


Required Experience & Skills

  • Proven 3 to 5 years of experience in project management.
  • Proven stakeholder management skills.
  • Proven experience managing a team.
  • Ability to lead project teams of various sizes and see them through to completion.
  • Strong understanding of formal project management methodologies.
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps.



  • A bachelor’s degree or master's degree in a related field.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is desired.



Benefits of working at PACCAR:


Life Insurance

401k contribution $1 for $1 up to 5%

Employer Paid Pension Plan

EAP (Employee Assistance Program)

Tuition Reimbursement Program

Scholarship Program

Paid Time Off plus 12 Paid Holidays



Employee Discounts

Employee Referral Program

Bonus Pay

Sign On Bonus


Diversity & Inclusion

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions, and increases employee engagement.

PACCAR’s IT Division promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, celebrations, and affinity groups. The IT Division has an active Diversity Council and supports initiatives and activities for all. PACCAR supports women through the PACCAR Women’s Association (PWA), Women in Trucking, and Women in Technology International (WITI). Educational awareness programs such as Unconscious Bias, Male Allyship and Inclusive Leadership are just a few of many trainings offered. PACCAR is a supporter of PRIDE and celebrates many different multi-cultural events.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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