PACCAR Inc. Mechanical Design Engineer Job in Kirkland, Washington

Location: Kirkland, WA, US Company: PACCAR 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. Requisition Summary Do you have a passion for vehicle design* Do you want to work on industry-leading products that are setting the bar for fuel economy, low greenhouse gas emissions, and exceptional quality* Join a group of high-performing professionals who pride themselves in developing innovative products. Kenworth design engineers focus on product development from conceptualization to implementation on the production floor. See your designs making a difference on the open highway! Kenworth offers unique career advancement opportunities ranging from engineering design, manufacturing operations, product planning, marketing, and many other business functions. Job Functions / Responsibilities * Design, develop and implement commercial truck design improvements utilizing a variety of fabrication methods including forming, casting, and injection molding. * Utilize Creo Parametric to create complex assemblies that meet structural, ergonomic, aesthetic, and quality goals. * Work through the Product Creation Process utilizing Tollgate to manage projects, report updates and put Six Sigma skills to use regularly. * Make use of PACCAR and industry systems to manage implementation of product changes by tracking status of project schedule, budget, and functional requirements. * Work with internal and external organizations to validate the designs. * Work closely with multiple PACCAR divisions. * Manage multiple priorities and goals simultaneously. * Apply creativity to design tasks and propose innovative approaches to standard work. * Up to 10% travel. Qualifications & Skills * BSME required * Masters degree in business or engineering and/or P.E. certificate are always a plus * Proficiency using Creo Parametric or other CAD solid modeling software preferred. * 3+ years of engineering experience and experience with high-volume-manufactured products would be preferred * Competence in the use of personal computer software such as word processing, database, and spreadsheets are required * Candidate should be willing to make use of engineering processes and techniques and be resourceful in solving complex technical problems * Requires independent judgment and effective project management. * Ability to manage costs, time and resources; strong self-motivation. PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. Nearest Major Market: Seattle Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, CAD, Drafting, Product Development, Engineering, Research Employer's Job# 69287C78-2517-4 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.