Houston-based Goodman Manufacturing Company, L.P.  is a leading supplier of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) products for residential and commercial use and is a member of Daikin Industries, Ltd.  Goodman's products are predominantly marketed under the Goodman® and Amana® brand names, and are sold through company-operated and independent distribution networks with more than 950 total distribution points throughout North America. Goodman is ISO 14001:2004 accredited, an international certification that recognizes manufacturing processes and policies that are more environmentally sustainable. Daikin Industries is a Fortune 1000 company with more than 44,000 employees worldwide and is recognized as the number one HVAC manufacturer in the world.  The company has manufacturing operations in 18 countries and a sales presence in more than 90 countries and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

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Video Transcript: The work culture here at Goodman is a very dynamic one. I think the best reason to work here is the people. If you join Goodman, you are going to join an organization where you can grow as much as you want to grow. It's a very exciting environment. The technology in HVAC is just starting to grow into areas where it hasn't gone before. Goodman is an organization that started as a small family business. And now as a part of Daikin is part of one of the largest air conditioning companies in the world. And doing business in seventy plus countries. Goodman is the leader residentially in heating ventilation and air conditioning. We are the experts. It's likely if you're in a home or in an apartment, that your space is being conditioned by a Goodman unit. Today, Goodman operates manufacturing facilities throughout the Houston area as well as two areas in Tennessee. We have about 5500 employees. It's that dynamic environment that is very powerful at Goodman. We are integrating Daikin technology to achieve very high seer ratings. These are the control systems that operate these, are very intricate, very complex, and it's very satisfying to see the changes that you have created role off the production line, go out and be given to customers. We have technology both in terms of our actual warehouse processes, warehouse management systems. The thing that makes the Goodman team really unique is that all of the people on the team are willing to jump in, roll up their sleeves, get something done, and they really want to win. It is an aggressive environment because you have to hit your goal. There is a lot of team work that goes on just to try and get all the problems solved. We operate in small teams, and you know, we take advantage of the fact that we're small and nimble. I think there's an absolute pride that goes along with what you're doing. You're actually building, manufacturing some new product that people use in their house for comfort. You can come to Goodman and you will find that you have the opportunity to explore many disciplines. Career path here is really unbelievable. A good portion of our team has come up through the ranks, started out in the warehouse, or started out even as a branch manager. I love my job. It is actually a lot of fun to come into work. It just makes me smile.