Sr Paint Manufacturing Eng: Whirlpool Corporation

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This role in summary Whirlpool is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Paint Process Engineer opening to join our KitchenAid organization at Greenville, Ohio Manufacturing. This is an onsite role. You will serve as a project leader and technical resource in the development and application of production systems across a variety of paint processes. You will be responsible for cost and quality improvements and supporting daily operations to achieve division goals.Your responsibilities will include 
  • Identify, analyze and solve manufacturing process issues and equipment related problems to continuously improve Business KPIs results for Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, and People.
  • Drive paint process improvements through the use of lean manufacturing concepts and tools.
  • Provide technical support to technicians and work teams and serve as technical resource for the department.
  • Support the D2D operations
  • Scope, order and assure proper implementation of new processes & equipment;
  • Determine root cause of problems and implement corrective & preventive actions utilizing methods from lean manufacturing and Six Sigma.
  • Direct cross functional process improvement projects with the assistance of team members from all aspects of the division.
  • Analyze, evaluate and document standards according to quality system requirements such as Standard operating procedures, Control Plans, and FMEAs
  • Provide a critical link between the department and other process partners such as product design, assembly, paint, maintenance, safety, quality, etc.
  • Initiate problem solving and conduct root cause analysis working with the team.
  • Implement cost saving projects and special assignments as required
Minimum requirements 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering
  • 3+ years of Manufacturing experience in an Engineering role (such as a Quality Engineer, Process Engineer or Production Engineer)
  • 1+ years of experience as a Paint Engineer
Preferred skills and experiences 
  • Powder coating experience
  • Strong knowledge of lean principles and the ability to apply them in order to establish and/or improve processes
  • Working knowledge of GD&T (geometric dimensioning and tolerancing)
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, with the specific ability to act as a team leader and interact at all layers within the organization
  • Strong mechanical knowledge
  • Excellent planning, project management and leadership skills
  • Strong communication, presentation and facilitation skills
  • Experience in a manufacturing related environment with a good understanding of plant operations
  • Solid decision-making and judgment skills
  • Resourcefulness in accomplishing objectives and completing tasks
  • Controls and robotics experience
  • Proven problem solving skills - Knowledge of Six Sigma methodologies
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