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Whirlpool Corporation Assembly Repair Bay Operator in Fall River, Massachusetts

Assembly Repair Bay Operator

Date: May 10, 2022

Location: Fall River, MA, US, 02720

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 51442

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 2021, the company reported approximately $22 billion in annual sales, 69,000 employees and 54 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.

This role in summary

Whirlpool is seeking qualified candidates for an Assembly Repair Bay Operator. The is based out our Fall River location. The repair bay operator is responsible for providing diagnosing, repairing and testing of units on the assembly line. As the repair bay operator of this specified area, the person must take responsibility of the area, tools and product resulting in a repeated quality product for the washer line.

Shift: 1st (6:45am-3:15pm), overtime as required

Hourly rate is $20.50

Your responsibilities will include

  • Responsible for delivering safety, quality & delivery of completed units for assigned areas

  • Perform Safety,Repair Bay,End of line test booth & CAL investigations and report on findings and countermeasures

  • Execute standard work development, repairs and audits.

  • Communicate key issues and provide coaching to operators

  • Repairing units that need attention on assembly line & designated repair bay

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on occasion

  • Successfully implement WCM Methodologies (Tags, improvement ideas, Quick Kaizen, SOP, OPL creation and adherence)

Minimum requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • 1+ years of assembly experience

Preferred skills and experiences

  • Ability to reinforce accountability and ownership through improved employee relations

  • Understanding of lean tools and the continuous improvement effort, problem solving and standardized work

  • Ability to prioritize & organize multiple processes to meet demand

  • Ability to lead by example and make timely business decisions

  • Continuing education or other form of leadership development is recommended

  • Proficient with technology (SAP, Google, ADP, Kronos) RSRWH

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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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