Material Flow Process Engineer
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POST DATE 9/9/2016
END DATE 11/24/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONPACCAR 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! Kenworth Truck Company
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.
The Material Flow ProcessEngineer provides process improvement support to Material Handling,Receiving, and 3rd party sequencing partners to meet material flowimprovement targets as well as plant SQCDME (Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery,Morale, and Environment) objectives.
Through the use of lean concepts (5S, standard work, visual management, etc.), identify and execute material flow process improvement projects.
Represent Materials on plant kaizen events and support initiatives to improve part presentation to Production through kitting, sequencing, and small part tugger delivery.
Lead projects to improve material warehousing efficiencies that enable more reliable and repeatable material delivery processes.
Improve material unloading efficiencies and dock door utilization through the creation of scheduled receiving window times and other process improvements.
Reduce material shortages by supporting inventory accuracy improvement initiatives.
Understanding/experience working with warehouse management systems.
Bachelor s degree required.
Strong communication skills with shop floor associates as well as management.
Creative problem solving skills are critical to this position s success.
Good influencing skills.
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects/tasks.
Functional skills in Microsoft Office.
Demonstrated use of Lean tools is a plus.
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.