Industrial Engineer

Requisition ID: 27261¬ 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World's Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

Job Description

  • Works in the advanced space, creating optimized manufacturing designs concurrent with early product development

  • Responsible for advanced process and technology development

  • Lead Manufacturing System Design (MSD) teams

  • Drives the creation of industrial engineering related documentation to support MSD activities

  • Understands Natural Process Cycle time for various products and the bottlenecks to the NPCT to help develop a standard approach across different production lines

  • Collaborates with plant resources to integrate the new product into existing factory master plans


Function Overview

Global Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (GAME) is the global team responsible for advanced process and technology development.

GAME is globally dispersed, with some team members working at manufacturing plants across multiple regions in addition to the Benton Harbor headquarters.


Minimum Requirements¬ 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering¬ 


Preferred Requirements¬ 

  • Assembly and Material Handling expertise (VSM, standardized work, material flow analysis, etc.)

  • Industrial Engineering Degree

  • Demonstrated experience improving manufacturing operations

  • Very good task management skills

  • Very good communication, facilitation, and teamwork skills

  • Strong lean background

  • Strong process orientation (focus on how, not just what)

  • Desired history of gaining cross-functional and cross-cultural alignment


About us
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world's leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.

At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.¬ 


Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.¬ 

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