Tooling Specialist

Date: Jun 23, 2022

Location: Amana, IA, US, 52204

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 48847 


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 


Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.



This role in summary

This position will disassembler, repair, reassemble and build new dies, jigs and fixtures.

Your responsibilities will include

  1. Builds new dies, jigs, and fixtures.

  2. Sharpens, repairs, and restores to proper working order dies, jigs, tools, gauges and fixtures, etc.

  3. Works to very close tolerances and is responsible for the accuracy of their work.

  4. Keeps their work stations and equipment neat, clean and orderly.

  5. May be required to work with other maintenance departments in making, fitting or repairing necessary parts for plant equipment.

  6. Build assembly tools and gauges from sketches and blueprints.

Minimum requirements

  1. Capability and knowledge of operation of tool room equipment such as lathes, mills, shapers, grinders, drills, etc.

  2. Uses and interprets gauges and measuring instruments.

  3. Capability and knowledge of operation of arc-welder, acetylene torch, and soldering iron.

  4. Interprets and works from blue prints and sketches.

  5. Has a minimum of two years in Tool & Die shop.

  6. Knowledge of solders, welds and brazing.


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