PACCAR is a Fortune 200 company established in 1905. PACCAR is a global industry leader in the design and manufacture of premium quality commercial vehicles and engines. PACCAR commercial vehicles are sold worldwide under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. PACCAR distributes aftermarket truck parts to its dealers through a worldwide network of Parts Distribution Centers. Finance and leasing subsidiaries facilitate the sale of PACCAR products in many countries worldwide. PACCAR manufactures and markets industrial winches under the Braden, Carco and Gearmatic nameplates. PACCAR maintains exceptionally high standards of quality for all of its products; they are well engineered, highly customized for specific applications and sell in the premium segments of their markets where they have a reputation for superior performance and pride of ownership.
Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, is headquartered in McKinney, TX. a suburb of Dallas. Dynacraft is a diversified global manufacturer of PACCAR medium- and heavy-duty truck parts sold under Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. For fifty years Dynacraft has provided the company’s truck divisions and PACCAR Parts division with high quality components, subassemblies, and specialized services. Dynacraft has production facilities in Algona, WA, Louisville, KY, and McKinney, TX.
Dynacraft is currently hiring a Manufacturing Engineer (ME) for Day Shift. The ME reports to the Manufacturing Engineering Manager at the McKinney plant site.
Job Functions / Responsibilities
Review proposed engineering designs for manufacturing feasibility and recommend revisions as necessary
Assist with manufacturing process development for new products with direct customer and supplier contact
Plan for and support production implementation of new product introductions including material staging at cell and packaging requirements for shipping
Develop labor standards for new projects
Design and procure production tooling and fixtures, including preparation of drawings and specs and bid generation and evaluation
Develop new work cell layouts and assist in rearrangements to add new product lines
Recommend safety and ergonomic improvements
Model designs for both customer and Dynacraft proprietary products on Pro-E, develop drawings, BOM's, testing plans and cost estimates
Assist in continuous improvement through kaizen and lean projects
Qualifications & Skills
Experience with Pro-E or equivalent solid modeling system
Product knowledge is desirable
Ability to manage multiple projects effectively
Strong PC and CAD skills
Understanding of Six-Sigma process improvement methods
Prior background in manufacturing environment preferred
Familiarity with use and applications for PLC control systems
ISO 9001, APQP experience preferred
Bachelor's degree in Engineering required (Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering preferred)
2-5 years of experience in Engineering preferred
Six Sigma & Project Management training strongly desired
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.