Work Organization & Layout Senior Engineer

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Fabriano, AN, IT, 60044

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.

Job Mission
Define and optimize work methods regarding resources necessary to production process


Your task in the role will include 

  • Calculate cycle/takt time and propose new line balancing
  • Define evaluate and update job breakdown sheets for each workstation
  • Calculate and monitor man efficiency and analyze related deviations
  • Study and optimize work places according to environmental actions
  • present and discuss with Trade Unions new working layout
  • Define yearly productivity planning and the inputs necessary for the budget in line with Profit Plan
  • Ensure standard process implementation and execution according to WPS Standards, EHS and work regulations
  • Ensure adherence to WCM Standards (tools, processes, Standard Operating Procedures) and execute Audit
  • Execute problem solving strategies and ensure continuous improvement process 
  • Monitor and propose improvement plans for direct/indirect productivity optimization
  • Make or buy analysis
  • Standard Industrial Cost breakdown analysis
  • New product preliminary evaluation and costification
  • Collaboration with GPO and Marketing for New Product Introduction and running change introduction
  • Provide training on new/updated standard operating procedures
  • Ensure adherence to define organizational behaviours (safety tools, punctuality at meetings, accuracy in standard implementation)
  • Attend educational activities


Background and experiences

  • 2+ years of experience in similar roles
  • Project management skills 
  • Good knowledge of SAP & Google sheet is required 
  • Good level of Engilsh is a plus 
  • WCM (in particular Workplace Organization pillar) knowledge is a plus 
  • Communication and Ttamworking attitude

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