Mechanical Structures Project Engineer

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Wrocław, PL, 51-210

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 44494 

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.

Key Activities and Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop of new plastic injection and metal sheet components
  • Coordinate design process with other functions ie. MKT, CAD, Materials, Simulation, MFG.
  • Manage projects using Gantt Chart through all project phases from concept and design to mass production.
  • Analyze, evaluate and document data.  Identifies problems, analyzes information and proposes solutions.  
  • Develop knowledge of the product, processes and test requirements and applies it to projects.
  • Work on multiple projects within Poland and other regions – EMEA, NAR, LAR, INDIA
  • Apply competency tools and concepts on modular systems, module sets, components 
  • Lead one of the modules, building knowledge, managing technology roadmaps.
  • Initiate and following-up on patent analysis and identifying ideas for patents
  • Effectively work with PLM ( Windchill )
     

Our requirements:

  • Business, Engineering or related Degree (Engineering preferred)
  • Technical Engineering experience of at least 2 years in appliance industry or other (Automotive, Aviation, Mechanical, Technical)
  • Knowledge and working experience in injection moulding and other plastics manufacturing techniques
  • Experience in component/product development with 3D CAD modelling (Creo/Parametric preferred)
  • Practical knowledge of effective methods to suggest and implement problem solving techniques and tools
  • Excellent analytical skills, managing big data, visualisation of project KPIs through data analysis
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English is essential
  • Drawing experience and GD&T application (tolerance definition and analysis)
  • Effective interaction with the team by communicating ideas clearly – both verbally and written.
  • Google drive management (90% Google spreadsheet)
  • PLM practical knowledge will be a great asset
  • Product knowledge & system design /  Modular Architecture practical knowledge will be a value added
  • Knowledge of dFMEA, Windchill PLM, DVP, 6 SIGMA tools are an advantage
  • Knowledge in simulation analysis (Finite Element Analysis) is an advantage
     

What we offer:

  • Stable employment based on full-time job contract
  • International working environment in the dynamic company
  • Access to the latest knowledge and technologies enabling professional development
  • Trainings and development possibilities
  • Participating in international projects
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience and qualifications
  • Private medical coverage 
  • Sports card
  • Life insurance 
  • Well-equipped Social Fund (vouchers for Christmas, co-financing holidays, allowances)

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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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