Whirlpool Quality Co-op - Summer/Fall 2018 in Amana, Iowa

Quality Co-op - Summer/Fall 2018

Date: Jun 30, 2018

Location: Amana, IA, US, 52204

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Position Title: Quality Engineering Co-op – This position is based in Amana, IA

Day to Day

You will be responsible for the leadership of your assigned organization to support continuous improvement with the development of people and of our future state, through project management and implementation of lean principles and technology.

We will have openings to join Amana Operations as a co-op starting June 2018 to extend to January 2019.

What You Will Do

  • Assist engineering team with daily manufacturing requirements (safety, quality, delivery and cost).

  • Participate in liaison engineering and Six Sigma projects.

  • Documenting and distributing performance metrics, charts, graphs and reports

  • Responsible for TCQ and SIR reduction

  • Support ongoing projects as assigned by supervisor

  • Approve new products and/or revision to existing parts used in plants held in accordance to Whirlpool standards (PPAP)

What You Need To Succeed

  • Pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Computer Engineering/Science.

  • Solid understanding of quality processes, methods, and tools (APQP/PPAP, PIQ, A3, 8D, DFMEA/PFMEA, QFD, DVP&R, Control Plan)

  • Familiar with Quality and Reliability Engineering methods and statistics.

  • Ability to use common manufacturing and inspection hand tools.

  • Ability to use simple lab equipment, i.e. multimeter, wattmeter, etc.

  • PC proficiency in Google Suite and Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.

  • Outgoing personality and strong people 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: Cedar Rapids

Nearest Secondary Market: Iowa City

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