About Whirlpool Corporation
Whirlpool is the industry leader in the manufacturing and marketing of home appliances. Whirlpool is a global company and markets Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Amana, Brastemp, Bauknecht, Consul and other major brand names in more than 170 countries around the world.
Whirlpool is a company that creates innovative solutions and products to meet consumer needs. As a result, we have been recognized as one of the world's 100 most innovative companies by Business Week magazine and the Boston Consulting Group. Additionally, Whirlpool Corporation was ranked among the Top 20 Innovators in Consumer Products by The Patent Board and has been consistently ranked as one of the Top 20 Companies for Leaders by Hewitt Associates and Fortune magazine.
Our unique business strategy provides us with an unmatched leadership position and ability to build and sustain loyalty to our brands. Our strategy allows us to move with greater speed to better serve our trade customer and end consumers around the globe.
Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Technician position opening to join our Advanced Development organization in Benton Harbor/St. Joseph, MI.
The Technician position is responsible for supporting a team of engineers in advanced development of technology solutions in airflow, fluid, thermal, and mechanical systems on Whirlpool Appliances. Specific focus is on testing appliance prototypes, developing test beds and data acquisition systems, execution of experimental test plans, and general troubleshooting.
What You Will Do
Assemble mechanical prototypes and test beds
Assemble, wire, and debug data acquisition systems, sensors, and instrumentation.
Execute experimental test plans, perform basic data analysis, and document results.
Maintain lab environment, instrumentation, and equipment.
Team with engineers to successfully deliver technical design projects.
What You Need To Succeed
Associates degree (preferred) or significant applicable experience.
Experience: 1-5 Years.
Positive attitude and ability to complete simultaneous projects with multiple team members.
Demonstrated troubleshooting and problem solving skills both electrical and mechanical.
Experience with data collection, data analysis, and documentation.
Experience with data acquisition systems, sensors and instrumentation.
Working knowledge of Six Sigma practices, design of experiments (DOE) is a plus.
Basic Labview software skills is considered a plus.
Experience with MS Office required.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Whirlpool has big plans for the future, just like you. We understand that it takes preparation and hard work to get there. So, we offer challenging purpose, ownership of your role, great teams, and tools to build your capability. In our performance-based setting, you can take your career in exciting new directions - and as far as you want to go.
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