Tooling Supervisor

Requisition ID: 40260

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.



The Tooling Supervisor will work with various levels of associates, leadership and other internal/external customers in a team-based, high-speed manufacturing environment while following standardized work adhering to safe work practices in a continuous improvement organization.



  • Lead, mentor, and guide 40 plus Tool and Die hourly associates with the assistance of 3 group leaders
  • Implement and drive World Class Manufacturing (WCM) initiatives
  • Create CAD drawings used for Die making, Die revisions and reverse engineering for Die repair
  • Use blueprints and CAD drafting software to create or revise Die/Tooling Designs
  • Create accurate tooling designs and revisions using software modeling
  • Ability to reverse engineer details as needed using Faro and GeoMagic
  • Die making, Die revisions and Die repair
  • Apply trigonometry to tooling design
  • Project management
  • Initiate problem solving and root cause analysis for tooling issues
  • Demonstrate Leadership Attributes
  • Lift up to 40 pounds unassisted
  • Work standing 10 or more hours per day with frequent variation between standing and sitting
  • Work is performed in a controlled-air, manufacturing environment; Safety glasses, hearing protection, arm guards and other approved Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)



  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3+ years AutoCAD, 3D software modeling experience (Solid Works, MasterCam, Etc.)
  • 5+ years tooling experience
  • Completion of a tooling technical training/apprenticeship program



  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles (WCM Methodology)
  • Advanced math skills
  • MS Excel, MS Word, PRO-E and Google tools
  • Decision making and judgment skills, ability to work without direct leadership


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 77,000 employees, and 59 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit, and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found at    

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. 

Salary Range
$44,000.00 - 87,000.00
per Year
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Cleveland, TN 37323, US