Whirlpool Mechanical Engineer, Refrigeration Systems in Benton Harbor, Michigan
Mechanical Engineer, Refrigeration Systems
Date: Nov 10, 2018
Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022
Company: Whirlpool Corporation
Requisition ID: 26541
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Whirlpool is seeking qualified candidates for an Mechanical Engineer, Refrigeration Systems role to work within the cooling and ice water team, supporting the refrigeration engineering group. In this role you will design, develop and execute solutions to meet and exceed the needs of our customers for new product introduction, existing product improvements. This role works closely with Platform Teams, Manufacturing, Service, Procurement and other roles within the Refrigeration Engineering Group while achieving the highest level of quality while driving optimized cost, design and process robustness, waste elimination through the use of Whirlpool Product Development (WPD) tools and methodologies
Component and Module development in refrigeration considering cooling & ice and water subsystem with system level tradeoffs.
Conduct lad experimentation for products and components using thermal chambers, wind tunnels, calorimeters, etc.
Analyze simulations related to the refrigeration system, heat transfer and air flow, Ice & water,
Develop cost reduction and quality improvement plans and helps in the development of new features and technologies
Develop Ice and water, refrigeration and air flow system designs
Technical knowledge for ice and water, cooling components and system interactions.
Work with a designer on the creation of new components and drawing
Create a testing plan for evaluating the new component
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
2+ years of product design
MS degree in Mechanical Engineering
Thermal sciences background or experience
Experience with HVAC, automotive, thermal components, etc.
Collaborative working style – able to work across a complex, matrices global organization
Detail oriented but also able to see the “big picture”
Enjoys challenges - need to be willing to roll up your sleeves and dig in to understand the drivers and identify potential problem solutions
Self-disciplined with high levels of motivation
Resourcefulness in accomplishing objectives and completing tasks
Outstanding organization, communication, and leadership skills
The desire to learn and grow
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.
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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.
Nearest Major Market: Niles
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend
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