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Paccar | Renton, Washington
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Job Description

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 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!

PACCAR's Information Technology Division (ITD), located in Renton, WA provides systems development, consulting, voice and data communications services to the entire Corporation.


Requisition Summary:

The Facilities Technician will provide a wide variety of skilled facility maintenance support, with concentration on a specific specialty trade for the IT Division. This individual will be one of the main point of contact representing the team.


Job Functions / Responsibilities:

  • Hands-on troubleshooting, repairs and maintenance work
  • Ensure building systems, including Electrical, HVAC and associated equipment operate reliably through implementation of aggressive preventive maintenance program
  • Able to read blueprints and other technical diagrams
  • Install or assist third party vendors in installing new systems and equipment
  • Assist internal departments with moving of furnishings and modular office systems
  • Assist external divisions with HVAC and Electrical related activities
  • Monitor and coordinate work performed by outside contractors
  • Suggest methods to improve services to meet or exceed the needs and expectations of facility tenants
  • Set up for office events and meetings
  • Provide support for the Data Center and Network Operations Center
  • Troubleshoot fire panel issues
  • Performs Basic Plumbing Repairs
  • Oversee repairs performed by third party vendors
  • Develop/Update AutoCAD drawings
  • Perform electrical and/or HVAC maintenance and repairs within scope of license per Washington state code.
  • Work with management to create and implement operating and emergency procedures for facilities related systems.
  • Generate reports on critical systems as requested by management.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Minimum 6 years of recent, related experience, 4 of which must be with a large Data Center
  • Knowledge regarding OSHA general safety standards related to work involving electrical and mechanical tasks in an office environment. 
  • Must be able to move and/or lift equipment (up to 50 pounds), climb ladders, and work in confined spaces.
  • Must possess working knowledge of methods, practices, procedures, materials, and equipment involved in custodial and other facility maintenance work.
  • Possess active Washington state Electrical and/or HVAC license
  • Valid Washington State Driver's License and excellent driving record required
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, availability to work "on-call" 24 hours/day for emergencies, and flexibility in schedule and priority demands
  • Knowledge of PCs and computerized control systems
  • Working knowledge of electrical systems, HVAC and PC CAD software
  • Formal training on HVAC, electrical systems and/or other technical crafts
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, including active listening, problem solving when under pressure, and facilitation 
  • Must be able to work in elevated environments
  • Must be safety conscious and provide excellent customer service
  • Thermal Imaging Certification desired


Education and Certifications Preferred/Required:

  • Four year degree in a related field preferred
  • Department of Labor EL07 Electrician Maintenance or higher required license

Work Setting:

  • Workspace is located in the Facilities area
  • Requires frequent sitting and walking
  • Position could be required to go to all areas of the division
  • Availability to work "on-call" 24 hours/day for emergencies, and flexibility in schedule and priority demands.
  • Ability to occasionally lift equipment up to 50 pounds.

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

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.

About Paccar

PACCAR Inc, operates through two segments: design, manufacture and distribution of light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks and related aftermarket distribution of parts, and finance and leasing services provided to customers and dealers. The Company's finance and leasing activities are principally related to Company products and associated equipment. Other manufactured products include industrial winches. The Company and its subsidiaries design and manufacture heavy-duty diesel trucks, which are marketed under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. The Truck and Other businesses include a division of the Company, which manufactures industrial winches in two United States plants and markets them under the Braden, Carco, and Gearmatic nameplates. In North America, Australia and 16 European countries, the Company provides financing and leasing arrangements, principally for its manufactured trucks, through wholly owned finance companies operating under the PACCAR Financial trade name. (Source: 10-K)

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