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Date: Nov 14, 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 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!



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

The PACCAR Summer Internship Program provides an opportunity to learn about PACCAR through a work assignment in Distribution Operations.  Each intern will be integrated into division and department meetings, activities and events to ensure an understanding of PACCAR.  You will have the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to our dynamic organization, while enhancing your resume.  At the end of your internship, you have the opportunity to present your accomplishments to your fellow interns and senior management.  PACCAR interns have a great deal of visibility within our company.  Don’t miss out on an exciting opportunity!


Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Work under the guidance of Capital Budgeting Manager in creation of 2020 projects
    • Coordinating with business owners for addressing scope and benefits
    • Identifying and quantifying savings opportunities
  • Evaluate business need for iForks implementation across distribution network
    • Work with distribution centers to create specific time savings evaluation cases
    • Work with supplier to get price-quantity breaks
    • Develop implementation plan based on need
  • Manage Implementation of New Generation RF Equipment across distribution network
    • Work with distribution centers to create timelines
    • Identifying and quantifying savings opportunities

Qualifications & Skills

  • Currently enrolled, returning or recent college graduate in operations or supply chain management-related field preferred.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Ability to perform and communicate professionally under pressure.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate under pressure and possess strong interpersonal skills. Strong group presentation skills. 
  • Six Sigma trained: Lean Belt, Green Belt or Black Belt. exposure or knowledge a plus.
  • Able to work in the office or warehouse physical environments as required. Occassional warehouse equipment operation desired.       

If you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the PACCAR Career Site.

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

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

Job Segment: Operations Manager, Part Time, Seasonal, Intern, Operations, Retail, Entry Level

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