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 high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines 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!
Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, is headquartered in Algona, WA. Dynacraft performs assembly, light manufacturing and distribution for PACCAR truck plants and the aftermarket. For more than forty years, Dynacraft has provided high quality components, subassemblies and specialized services. Dynacraft??s manufacturing facilities are located in Algona, WA, Louisville, KY, and Plano, TX.
The purpose of PACCAR??s Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) is to assure that purchased parts, components, and assemblies meet PACCAR drawings and specifications prior to the supplier??s shipment of production parts to PACCAR facilities.The PPAP Process includes mechanical inspections of parts and documentation of manufacturing and testing proceduresThe PPAP process contains components of first article inspection or first piece setup inspection that some industries use:
Job Functions / Responsibilities
Conduct dimensional inspection of PPAP sample components using surface plate inspection tools and portable CMM (ROMER Absolute Arm & PC-DMIS). Evaluation of testing results and supporting documentation of PPAP samples to determine conformance to PACCAR PPAP requirements. Creation and maintenance of PPAP files and documentation in support of PACCAR PPAP guidelines. Provide technical assistance to supplier, customers, and internal personnel for understanding of PPAP requirements. Verify lower component supplier PPAP approval status and generate, track, inspect and approve PPAP requests for unapproved lower level components. Create files for customer PPAP??s and lower level component PPAP??s Request Bill Of Material (BOM), Supplier Request for Drawing Change (SRDC), and part number loading Submit PPAP documentation to PACCAR using PPS Other duties as assigned. Provide analytical support to Dynacraft process owners regarding product / process quality issues Identify and facilitate improvement initiatives utilizing customer/internal feedback to help identify opportunities to resolve quality/production issues Ensure all Dynacraft standards are maintained. Participate in developing and executing Quality department goals and objectives
Qualifications & Skills
Excellent communication skills along with proactive thoughtAbility to read engineering blueprints and technical specifications and translate into part and process requirements.Understanding of GD&T inspection methods and equipment.Must demonstrate ability to use a wide variety of mechanical inspection equipment, including CMM??s for inspection of mechanical assemblies. (Including inspection plan programming)Strong computer skills including MS Office SoftwarePreferred experience with SAP and/or PACCAR Purchasing System (PPS), and familiarity with Minitab or equivalentStrong organizational, written, oral and interpersonal communication skills required.Ability to multi-task and manage several projects at one time. Requires the ability to prioritize work load based on changing goals and focus.Five (5) years manufacturing experience or minimum of Three (3) years directly related experienceDemonstrated ability to facilitate team efforts and work under minimal supervisionMust be able to lift 20 lbs.
Education & Experience
Experience with ISO 9000/9001/14000/14001, TS16949, or QS 9000 QMS??s in a related capacityAt least 2 years manufacturing experience PREFERED EDUCATION AND SKILLSProject management experienceSAP experienceLean / Six Sigma training/experienceMinimum two years?? experience in mechanical inspectionBackground of working with truck manufacture, truck service, or work with truck component manufactures
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
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