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Whirlpool Corporation

Master Technician

Whirlpool Corporation - Saint Joseph, MI

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Job Function:

Technician (Goalshare) (40000098)

Calibration Lab technician

Functional Requirements:

Identify out-of-tolerance conditions and perform corrective action (via adjustments, component replacement, correction factors, etc.)

Perform calibration activities on measurement and test equipment (both mechanical and electrical).

Perform basic maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of precision equipment –determining root causes of problems and taking effective countermeasures.

Perform tasks according to Standards, Internal Operating Procedures, Operation and Instruction Standards, and other written procedures or verbal instructions (e.g. IEC-17025).

Keep good records, as directed by good laboratory practices.

Assist in establishing effective new metrology procedures and techniques.

Assist in the maintenance and repair of mechanical test fixtures and refrigeration thermal test chambers. 

Assist test operators to troubleshoot test hardware, software and procedures.

Review documentation for accuracy and compliance.

Job Description:

Experience, training, and/or a strong willingness to learn calibration and quality techniques.

Strong ability for using computerized equipment and software to perform testing functions, and for reporting results in the applicable format.

Mechanical skills, including knowledge of machines and tools for repair, and maintenance.

Electrical skills, including knowledge of basic circuits & circuit diagrams, and electrical measurement.

Strong problem-solving skills, including attention to detail.

Mathematical ability (for calculations and technical evaluations).

Good time management skills

Good clerical and written communication skills (for generating reports, adding records, updating histories, and performing data entry in the calibration database)

Willing and able to travel with equipment and tools between buildings

Occasional travel may be required between regional facilities

Minimum Requirements:

4-Year Bachelors Technology Degree or 2 year Associate Degree with equivalent experience.

5 years of experience, and/or military equivalent in either electronics or calibration systems.

Preferred  Requirements:

Experience working in product verification/validation laboratory setting involving physical testing at the system level or sub-system level.

Familiarity with Google Application Suite preferred.

Familiarity with ISO 17025 preferred.


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. 

Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.

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Whirlpool Corporation


Master Technician Whirlpool Corporation - Saint Joseph, MI, United States


Location: Saint Joseph, MI

Company Profile:
Whirlpool Corporation is a leader of the $120 billion global home appliance industry. Our appliances are marketed in nearly every country around the world. Whirlpool manufactures appliances across all major categories, including fabric care, cooking, refrigeration, dishwashers, countertop appliances, garage organization and water filtration.