Whirlpool Corporation, along with Purdue University, will transform an existing home near Purdue’s campus into a world class research laboratory and sustainable living showcase. ReNEWW House will provide valuable insights for our homebuilder partners and customers on technologies that enable sustainable living. We will leverage the world class facilities and collaborate with Purdue researchers to accelerate the development of the next generation of ultra-high efficiency appliances that increase core performance while lowering their impact on the environment and cost to operate.
At Whirlpool, we are passionate about improving the quality of life for our consumers while minimizing our impact on the environment. And we are combining the power of innovation with our environmental commitment to create solutions that delight consumers – today and tomorrow.
Whirlpool Corporation is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 100,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers throughout the world in 2014. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in more than 170 countries. Additional information about the company can be found at WhirlpoolCorp.com, or find us on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.
The WERLD (Whirlpool Engineering Rotational Leadership Development) Program is a premier training program that has been developing world-class engineering leaders through challenging assignments, global team projects, integrated training and development, and formal coaching and mentoring programs. WERLD Engineers go through four 6-month rotations and after which they have the opportunity to pursue a technical Masters degree at Purdue University.
WERLD engineers have the opportunity to participate in the ReNEWW House program. Up to three WERLD engineers can live in the ReNEWW House while on campus and leverage the laboratory for their research.
See more at http://werld.whirlpoolcareers.com