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!
This position of Materials Logistics Coordinator will study
material flow within and to the production facility and develop
recommendations for improving material handling and delivery
efficiencies. Duties will also include the analysis of and
justification for materials being shipped, kitted, sub-assembled,
line-sequenced and metered into the facility. Will work with
production, materials, purchasing, and quality groups to implement
Job Functions / Responsibilities
- Identify potential opportunities to streamline material
procurement and transportation, improve material handling within
the facility and improve materials presentation to the production
line. Responsible for conducting material flow analysis and space
utilization studies to justify proposals and to reduce material
handling truck hours and improve plant inventory turns. Execute
projects to implement approved initiatives.
- Coordinate optimized sourcing initiatives. Work with production
and materials to identify and prioritize projects. Enlist support
and recommendations from quality, supplier quality, and purchasing
as necessary. Maintain historical and active records for all
- Develop cost justifications for optimized sourcing initiatives.
Coordinate with plant accounting group to ensure concurrence with
internal cost assessment. Work with and assist production,
materials, manufacturing engineering and other groups as necessary
to obtain required data for justification.
- Develop and submit Requests for Quotes (RFQ's) to suppliers for
candidate optimized sourcing projects. Coordinate candidate
selection with purchasing and supplier quality.
- Manage and coordinate repair for shipping rack fleets
- With the assistance of Purchasing, Supplier Quality, and
Production, develop quality metrics and reporting procedures for
Tier 2 / MSS suppliers.
- Maintain contacts and communicate status of active projects
with the affected departments and suppliers. Communicate and
interact effectively with external and internal customers
maintaining a high level of professionalism and customer
- Must be able to set priorities and eliminate road blocks.
Effectively guide others to appropriate solutions.
- Support the development of materials logistics processes and
- Leading cross-functional teams to drive improvements in
quality, efficiency and cost reduction
- Develop and manage MSS racks in support of cost reduction
- Other duties as assigned
Peterbilt Motors Company
On highways, construction sites, city streets, logging roads -
everywhere our customers earn their living - Peterbilt's red oval
is a familiar symbol of performance, reliability and pride.
Peterbilt has reigned as America's premium quality truck
manufacturer since the company's founding in 1939. Our dedication
to deliver products and services focused on improving customers'
performance, image, profitability and peace of mind truly makes
Peterbilt the Class of the industry.
Bachelors Degree or currently enrolled in a degree program
required. Strong project management skills and demonstrated ability
to handle multiple projects simultaneously required. Proficiency in
Word, Access, and Excel required. 3-5 years' experience in a
Logistics or manufacturing environment preferred. Six Sigma
certification / experience desired.
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected
Nearest Major Market: Denton
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas
Job Segment: Logistics, Engineer, Lean Six Sigma, Industrial,
Supply, Operations, Engineering, Management, Manufacturing