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Summer Internship - Materials / Logistics / Supply Chain Job

Date: Jan 9, 2022

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98055

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 19 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

PACCAR Parts has an exciting Materials & Logistics summer internship opening at our headquarters in Renton, WA. The selected candidate will work directly with Materials & Logistics professionals, gaining exposure and experience in material planning and logistics.

• Learn first-hand from top industry professionals
• Work directly with Managers and Senior Managers
• Develop mentoring relationships with Materials & Logistics leaders
• Gain valuable hands on experience

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Assist with Managed Dealer Inventory reporting efficiency and dealer inventory optimization
  • Direct ship supplier and availability improvements 
  • Carrier compliance expansion and distribution center support (quality & claims)
  • Update and organize planning process documentation
  • Stocking parameter optimization through forecast segmentation 
  • Trailer pull forward prioritization
  • Tableau reporting optimization and consolidation
  • Integration of data analytics tools in current processes


  • Supply Chain related coursework or internship experience preferred
  • Strong PC skills: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SQL, Python, R, Tableau
  • Attention to detail, multi-tasking and excellent organizational skills
  • Must be able to manage quickly changing priorities while meeting deadlines


  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program
  • Junior or senior standing preferred

Additional Job Board Information

  • PACCAR Parts is an eVerify Employer.
  • PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
  • PACCAR has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results. 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.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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