Environmental leadership is one of PACCAR’s core values. Reducing the environmental impact of our activities is an integral part of the process of continuous improvement and our commitment to the environment is demonstrated through the zero-waste-to-landfill program, rainwater harvesting and other sustainable initiatives supported by our ISO 14001 certification.
As well as ISO 14001:2015, which sets the framework and criteria for an environmental management system, PACCAR Australia and Kenworth Trucks are certified ISO9001:2008, which sets the framework for a Quality Management System, and PACCAR Australia is certified OHSAS18001:2007, an international standard, which enables an organisation to improve its performance by having control over, and knowledge of, all relevant hazards resulting from normal operations and abnormal situations.
Click here to read PACCAR Australia’s Environmental Policy.
REVEGETATION AT PACCAR AUSTRALIA
PACCAR Australia has always taken its environmental impact seriously, and is constantly implementing new ways to help the environment and community. We take pride in the land we are situated … Read More
A vibrant and exciting business, PACCAR Australia offers great opportunities for long and successful careers. Starting with a comprehensive induction program, the range of paths our employees can take is extensive. The benefits of working at PACCAR Australia include wide-ranging training options, on-site cafe, free parking and opportunities for advancement in all areas of the business.
In 1905 William Pigott Snr founded Seattle Car MFg Co, which later merged with Twohy Brothers to become Pacific Car and Foundry Company. More than 110 years later PACCAR Inc. is now one of the world’s largest companies with more than 23,000 employees, and multiple manufacturing sites and offices around the world. PACCAR was recognised as a technology leader in InformationWeek magazine’s ‘2015 Elite 100 Companies’.
The PACCAR dealer network for Kenworth and DAF trucks is one of the strongest in Australia, comprising factory-trained, experienced technicians who have access to modern facilities, diagnostic equipment and specialist tooling. Offering a wide range of services from truck cleaning to total overhauls, your local Kenworth and DAF dealership has the specialist equipment, skills and expertise to look after you and your truck.
All PACCAR engines are designed to offer the highest standards of economy, reliability and durability. PACCAR Engines are cleaner and deliver high power and torque at low engine speeds. The outstanding quality of the current range of PACCAR engines is a reflection of over 50 years experience that PACCAR has accumulated in the development and production of its own engines.