PACCAR Inc. Powertrain After-Sales Engineer Job in Mount Vernon, Washington
Requisition SummaryThe Powertrain After-Sales Engineer focused on PACCAR engines will work at the PACCAR Technical Center in Mount Vernon, Washington. We are looking for an ambitious individual who will thrive in a high performance team supporting world-class products.Company InformationPACCAR 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 andalso provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.The PACCAR Technical Center provides engineering excellence to the truck, engine, and winch divisions of PACCAR Inc through innovative product development and testing. The Technical Center is located in the Skagit Valley about 65 miles north of Seattle, Washington.Job Functions / ResponsibilitiesIdentify, analyze, define, and communicate service issues for solution developmentAct as a technical liaison between the PACCAR field organization and Product Development, Quality, and Manufacturing organizationsSupport root cause identification of internal combustion engine failures through in-depth data analysis and testingGuide the engine disassembly, inspection and measurement processes to determine root cause of engine failuresTrack and communicate solution development and implementationSupport solution validation planning and executionProvide direction and technical guidance to field service personnelProvide on-site customer support as requiredProvide advanced troubleshooting support for engine and aftertreatment systemsLeverage outside resources and work cross-functionally with other groups to solve customer engine and aftertreatment system issues as they ariseEffectively communicate with dealership personnel, field service, and other expertsConsult with subject matter experts to establish detailed information needed for problem resolutionQualifications3+ years relevant work experience in heavy duty diesel engine design, testing or field serviceCompetency in tribology, fatigue wear mechanisms and analysis. Experience interacting with and interpreting large datasetsStatistical methods and applications to engineer problemsUnderstand diesel engine and aftertreatment design and operationSelf-directed, excellent analysis skills and engineering judgment requiredAbility to summarize technical issues and communicate effectivelyOrganized and disciplined with ability to manage workload and project demandsUnderstanding of problem solving process and six-sigma toolsAbility to travel up to 10%.EducationBS in Mechanical Engineering or other appropriate field, MS preferred.Additional Job Board InformationPACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.