PACCAR INC Design Engineer Intern Grade 1 (1) Job in Chillicothe, Ohio
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 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.SummaryHands-on internship on the Kenworth Chillicothe Design Engineering team with a focus on product design improvements, project implementation, prototype support, and support of other factory department goals.Job Functions / ResponsibilitiesProactive approach to defining issues and reaching early resolution and consensusProvides engineering advice for specific design or installation problems encountered in manufacturingInteracts with Division Engineering, Production, Manufacturing Engineering, Materials, and Quality Assurance to develop design improvements throughout various chassis systems and implementing new engineering projectsRuns prototype trials prior to project implementation.Supports kaizen, six sigma projects, warranty reduction, and quality improvement projects by providing appropriate engineering representationPerform other related duties as assignedQualifications and SkillsREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONSProgression towards degree in related engineering fieldDemonstrated ability to understand complex tasksExcellent communication skillsDemonstrated ability to organize and manage projects and prototypes.Must be able to read and use engineering drawings/schematicsProficient in all applications within the Microsoft Office suiteExperience with Pro/Engineer or other 3D modeling softwareMust be a Junior/Senior level studentOther duties as assignedDESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONSTruck or automotive experience with demonstrated understanding of mechanical and electrical devices and manufacturing processesUnderstanding of the product development cycleEITAdditional Job Board InformationIf you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the .PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.