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Engine Production Compliance Engineer Job



Mt Vernon, WA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Requisition Summary

PACCAR Technical Center seeks a motivated engineer to join the Engine Production Compliance team. The successful candidate will have knowledge of and work to support CARB/EPA agency mandated Manufacturer Self Testing (MST) and Deterioration Factor (DF) validation testing. 

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Work to deliver on CARB and EPA postproduction engine compliance test programs
  • Identify test articles from the field by analyzing warranty history and fault history 
  • Create and manage precision failed part for On-Board Diagnostic demonstration testing
  • Develop and manage project schedule and test plans
  • Support test setup and test execution on engine dynamometer
  • Perform data analysis and assist with root cause identification as required
  • Assist in preparing regulatory compliance reports and supporting documentation
  • Make recommendations for continuous process improvements
  • Collaborates with U.S. and European engineering teams to build team knowledge, creates and maintain traceable documentation to ensure accurate compliance reporting


  • Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience
  • Proficient in troubleshooting engine and aftertreatment systems
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio
  • Fluent in data processing and reporting
  • Experience with ATI Vision, Vector CANalyzer or other similar tools
  • Experience with automotive or heavy-duty On-Board diagnostic systems
  • Experience creating technical documentation or process documentation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Interested in working in a dynamic organization
  • Must be self-directed with the ability to manage personal workload and schedule
  • Ability to travel, up to 4 weeks a year, both domestic and international
  • Working knowledge of CAN systems (Preferred)


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in electrical, mechanical, computer or other engineering discipline or computer science required.

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!

Division Information

For nearly 125 years, PACCAR has been on the leading edge of commercial transportation technology. PACCAR Powertrain is the newest business unit formed to take the industry in a direction meeting the needs of the 21st century. From axles and transmissions, to low-emission diesel, to alternative fuels, to hydrogen technologies and battery electric power, PACCAR Powertrain is leading the industry through this century and into a cleaner, greener, and more power-efficient future.


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.

Paccar Benefits

As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:


  • Competitive salary and 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Comprehensive paid time off – Minimum of 10 paid vacation days, 12 paid holidays, and sick leave
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education 
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short-and long-term disability program
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability and E-Verify Employer. At PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors including your education, training, or experience. The salary range for the Engine Production Compliance Engineer is $72,200 - $108,000 annually. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.