Senior Lab Technician

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Biandronno, VA, IT, 21024

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

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.

 

As a Senior Lab Technician, the individual is expected to perform testing activities, taking care of day-to-day activities, data analysis and report preparation. Lab Technician will report directly to the Lab Supervisor.

 

Experience:

  • Understand home appliance standards (ie: UL, IEC, EN, AHAM, ISO etc.)
  • Autonomy in using Lab equipment
  • Computer skills (Google and MS Office suite, Labview)
  • English knowledge
  • Basic   understanding  of  Lean  and  Six  Sigma  principles and methodologies are considered a plus.
  • High School Diploma is minimum requirement

 

Accountabilities:

  • Carry out independently tests according the Laboratory procedures and proper methodologies with minimal supervision
  • Record and prepare data, evaluate results and generate lab reports
  • Work together with Lab Supervisor and Lab Team 
  • Collaborate with CI Engineer to move from idea generation to idea implementation.
  • Application of the 5S principles
  • Maintenance of lab equipments and consumables
  • Capability to work in a global engineering team environment, with customers located in other countries.
  • Flexibility in adapting to quickly changing business  task/project priorities.
  • Good business communication (written/verbal).
  • Good problem solving skills  

 

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