Requisition ID: 34895
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.
Whirlpool is looking for a Senior Supplier Quality Engineer for our Findlay, OH Dishwasher team. This role will be responsible for quality improvements in the following commodities: electronics, valves, electromechanical and plastics and will work closely with suppliers to improve performance through continuous improvement. This is a lead role to develop and improve quality within our global supply base to meet operational metrics
Identify top drivers, drive containment and issue resolution for emerging issues and for KPI (Key performance indicator) improvement.
WCM (World Class Manufacturing) 8 stages management for suppliers
Lead kaizen events at the supplier to discover root cause and implement corrective actions
Implement and maintain incoming material inspection strategy
8Ds submission, evaluation and disposition. Follow up actions.
Manage Return Material Authorizations (RMA's)
Lead Metrology team
Implement the APQP (Advanced product quality planning) and PPAP (Production part approval process ) for parts, and procedures required for it.
Lead and maintain NCM (Non-conforming material) Process
Bachelors or University degree in an Engineering or Technical field.
Ability to create and lead cross functional teams to resolve issues and deliver results
Develop and maintain supplier relationships
Applied knowledge of World Class Manufacturing principles
Planning, project management, and leadership skills
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.
Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay
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