Assistant Production Manager Job
Date: Mar 30, 2021
Location: Renton, WA, US
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 premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks
under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates 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!
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.
This position is responsible for process improvement in the
areas of Safety, Quality, Production, and Material activities at
the plant. This individual drives the identification and
elimination of defects in the plant and field by making sustainable
improvements through data mining and coordination of
Job Functions / Responsibilities
+ Investigate, propose, and implement improvements to processes
that help change Safety, Quality, Productivity, and Material
+ Ensure that improvements are successfully implemented and
sustained through development of standard work instructions, desk
procedures, and training.
+ Actively engage in and support quality improvement, cost
reduction, warranty reduction, Six Sigma, internal audit, and other
+ Plan for and support implementation of new products
necessitated by design changes into the production areas.
+ Develop and implement procedures to track problem resolution
and communicate results.
+ Coordinate follow-up and integration of action items across
all responsible organizations, including Production, Engineering,
+ Actively participate in a quality-focused production
+ Review Electronic Data Collection (EDC), Warranty, and Product
Quality Index (PQI) issues and participate in root cause analysis
and corrective action.
+ Provide coverage for the Production Manager role as
+ Effectively support other functions as directed by the
+ 4 Year College degree in business, engineering, or related
+ 3 years of experience in Manufacturing preferred.
+ Working knowledge of continuous improvement tools and
methodologies, training and experience in use of Six Sigma tools a
+ Strong communication, customer service, documentation,
organization and analytical skills.
+ Ability to train others on improvement concepts.
+ Demonstrated leadership skills.
+ Effective conflict resolution skills.
+ Ability to drive continuous improvement and get results.
+ Proficient in using MS Excel and PowerPoint.
+ Demonstrated understanding of production systems.
+ Must be a team player and able to multi-task.
+ Strong project management skills.
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected