Industry

Warfel Construction

  • Building Construction
  • Construction Management
  • Heavy Equipment Operations

With ever-changing tools and technology, preparing tomorrow’s workforce can be a complex undertaking. Thanks to the Corporate Tomorrow Makers program at Penn College, the relationship between industry and education is mutually beneficial. Students get scholarship opportunities and hands-on experience with equipment just like they’ll find in the field. Plus, industry partners get skilled professionals to fill in-demand positions. It’s a win-win for the future.

 

Warfel Construction

Meet Our Partner

Serving clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond, Warfel Construction is widely known for sustainable building practices, ethical standards, and innovative construction solutions. In an effort to earn clients for life, they strive to understand their goals, promote collaborative teamwork, and deliver projects in an efficient manner. Offering a full-spectrum of construction solutions, Warfel offers pre-construction planning, general construction, construction management, design-build, facility maintenance, and real estate development.

Industry Partnerships

Q&A with Warfel Construction

HOW HAS ENROLLING AS A CORPORATE TOMORROW MAKER ENHANCED YOUR PARTNERSHIP WITH PENN COLLEGE?

Warfel's partnership with Penn College is growing exponentially with the Corporate Tomorrow Maker program. We are excited to reach more program majors, connect with more students, and support deserving students financially through scholarships.

WHAT QUALITIES OF PENN COLLEGE STUDENTS MAKE THEM STAND OUT FOR YOUR OPERATIONS?

Penn College students who have excelled at Warfel have shown great initiative, dedication, integrity, and passion in their work. They have jumped right in by asking questions and doing whatever work is necessary. They have assimilated into our culture and have felt like members of the team since day one.

WHAT ASPECTS OF YOUR COMPANY ATTRACT OUR STUDENTS AND FUTURE STUDENTS TO JOIN YOUR OPERATION?

Warfel's greatest asset is our people. New team members are attracted to our group because we have a supportive, team-oriented culture that people want to join.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU SHARE WITH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (AND PARENTS) WHO ARE CONSIDERING PENN COLLEGE?

Penn College will provide a great foundation and skills for joining the workforce. Students who seek internships early in their college career will greatly benefit and get invaluable real-world experience.

WHAT PROFESSIONAL ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE PENN COLLEGE STUDENTS TO BEST PREPARE THEM TO JOIN YOUR TEAM?

Students who are dedicated and passionate will fit into the team very well. If a student puts forth great initiative and integrity, they will become a rising star at Warfel.
Industry Connections

“Warfel places great value on the education provided by technical schools and institutions of higher learning. We are pleased to support future workers in the construction industry. We count several alumni of Pennsylvania College of Technology among our team members, and look forward to helping current and future students build careers in our industry.”

Brad Shulenberger

Vice President of Construction Services, Warfel Construction

Guaranteed Momentum
Investing in Future Generations

Investing in Future Generations

Warfel Construction endowed a scholarship with the power to impact students across several majors from building construction and concrete science to construction management and heavy equipment operator. 

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Programs

Building Construction

From residential and commercial building to concrete science and sustainable design, the School of Engineering Technologies offers a number of in-demand career tracks.

Construction Management

Take the lead in the boardroom and on the job site, running all types of construction projects from small to large.

Heavy Equipment Operations

Take the driver’s seat in this comprehensive program. Train to become a heavy equipment operator and you'll dig into everything from tools, hardware, and safety to site engineering and layout.