Product Engineer

Whirlpool Corporation
  • Christopher Miller
  • Class of 2014
  • College Major: Mechanical Engineering
What/who inspired you to get into this field?

I was inspired to join the field because of my curiosity on why things work the way they do and how they are created.

What classes would you recommend for this field (high school and college)?

I would recommend all AP science and math courses in high school. These courses helped me to prepare for college-level courses. For college, I would recommend taking drafting, design and manufacturing courses. These courses help me every day at work.

What are some other companies that employ graduates in this field?

General Electric, Cummins, General Motors. Really any company that needs engineers.

What is the most rewarding part of your job?

The most rewarding part of my job is being able to see my designs and products help everyone in their daily lives.