Materials Laboratory Technician Job

Paccar Mount Vernon , WA 98274

Posted 3 weeks ago

Requisition Summary

This Materials Laboratory technician position assists engineers in performing materials analyses.

Company Information

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 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!

Division Information

The PACCAR Technical Center provides engineering excellence to the truck, engine, and winch divisions of PACCAR Inc through innovative product development and testing. The Technical Center is located in the Skagit Valley about 65 miles north of Seattle, Washington.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Responsible for preparation and completion of routine tests

  • Prepare clear, detailed documentation of test results

  • Maintain laboratory equipment

  • Build test fixtures

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of applicable experience preferred.

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

  • Ability to work with power and hand tools

  • Good organizational skills

  • Working knowledge of paint application or testing is a plus

Education

Industrial Technology degree, AA/Vocational tech degree in an engineering or technically related discipline, and/or related work experience

Additional Job Board Information

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.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle

Nearest Secondary Market: Everett

Job Segment: Technician, Laboratory, Engineer, Developer, Product Development, Technology, Science, Engineering, Research

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