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Supplier and Quality Development Engineer

Date: Apr 15, 2021

Location: Apodaca, NLE, MX, 66634

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 43320 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

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.

Works directly with the supplier to be the single quality contact for Whirlpool. Drive the supply base toward operational excellence by developing their ability to improve product and service quality performances through the application of effective preventive and problem solving tools and techniques.
Assures application of tools and processes with supplier. Focus on proactive prevention and predictive work with suppliers.


What You'll Do


  • Responsible for executing APQP requirements for New Products Introductions.
  • Responsible for supplier quality system improvements.
  • Serves as the initial point of contact for short term issue resolution enabling longer term solutions.
  • Responsible for monitoring and improving monthly supplier performance at the Whirlpool divisions.
  • Responsible for driving supplier systemic improvements and  implementation of global tools and process (8D, Drill Deep/Drill Wide, etc.).
  • Responsible for Supplier Qualification Audits.
  • Work with suppliers to develop manufacturing processes using purchased item qualification development tools (e.g. PFMEA, Control Plan, Process Map, etc.).
  • Responsible of First Pass Yield and OTD (On time delivery) metrics of PPAPs.
  • Develop TCQ projects


Who You Are


  • 5+ previous work experience (Manufacturing Engineering, Component Design, Quality, Supplier Quality)
  • Advanced English
  • Bachelor’s degree (Engineering, Electronics, Robotic)
  • Previous supplier experience 
  • Knowledge of programming software
  • Communication skills
  • Problem solving skills

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At Whirlpool Corporation, we value and celebrate diversity. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits any discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable law.

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