Tooling Machinist Job

Date: Sep 13, 2023

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 also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes 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

Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company’s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium duty diesel-electric hybrids. Kenworth is the first truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendly products.

Why Work for PACCAR?

  • $41.36 per hour
  • This position is eligible for a $0.65/hour shift differential
  • Automatic Wage Progression based on service time provided attendance/performance are within good standing
  • Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays
  • Medical, vision, dental, life insurance, AD&D insurance
  • Employer paid pension and options to participate in 401k
  • Employer provided uniforms
  • EAP services including wellness plans
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education

Requisition Summary

Kenworth Truck Company has an opening for a Tooling Machinst at our plant in Renton, Washington.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

Support the tool room and production by:

  • Complete assigned PM’s and WO’s
  • PM and repair tools for production
  • Distribute tools and supplies to production as requested

Maintain housekeeping and safety standards within assigned areas and perform the duties of the group safety monitor which includes:

  • Complete weekly safety and housekeeping reviews
  • Reviewing process equipment to assure safe operation
  • Assist in updating the SDS documentation file
  • Properly use, handling and disposal of hazardous materials within assigned area

Customer service which includes:    

  • Distributing materials to customers
  • Following up with customers on material needs or questions
  • Maintaining stock of supplies and adjusting min/max levels as needed for production needs


  • Previous experience with all types of tools and supplies. 
  • Good working knowledge of equipment and tools preferred.
  • Education in related technical skills highly desirable. 
  • Minimum four years demonstrated proficiency in an appropriate craft or trade which includes two years with Kenworth. 
  • High level of work organization, with strong demonstrated written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be intimately familiar with product equipment, materials and manufacturing standards. 
  • Possess barcode knowledge, P.C. experience, and have familiarity with a MMS (Maintenance Management System).

Additional Job Board Information

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

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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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