Peterborough’s Whirlpool is named Top Employer for fourth year running

A manufacturer of white goods in Peterborough has been named Top Employer in the UK for the fourth year running.

Wednesday, 3rd February 2021, 10:00 am
Whirlpool offices in Peterborough.

A manufacturer of white goods in Peterborough has been named Top Employer in the UK for the fourth year running.

The accolade has been won by Whirlpool UK Appliances, in Morley Way, which has about 1,000 staff in the city.

The titel has been conferred on the company by the Top Employers Institute.

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It certifies organisations based on the participation and results of their HR Best Practices Survey.

This survey covers six HR domains consisting of 20 topics such as people strategy, work environment, talent acquisition, learning, well-being, diversity and inclusion, and more.

Andrzej Tuleja, General Manager, UK and Ireland, Whirlpool UK Appliances, said: “We are thrilled to have been recognised as a Top Employer once more.

“Our colleagues are integral to our business and ensuring we provide a safe working environment that supports and nurtures our colleagues is of utmost importance.

He added: “2020 was an unprecedented year for us all.

“We are therefore delighted that 2021 has started with an amazing recognition of the hard work and dedication that Whirlpool invests in its colleagues for now, and the future.”

Institute chief executive David Plink, said: “Despite the challenging year we have experienced, Whirlpool UK has continued to demonstrate the power of putting their people first in the workplace. We are proud to share this year’s announcement.”