Walter Orthmann (born in 1922) from Brazil holds the title for the longest career at the same company. He has been working at Industrias Renaux S.A., which is now called RenauxView, since January 17, 1938. The company is located in Brusque, Santa Catarina, Brazil. He first broke the record in 2018 at the age of 96 when he had been working there for over 80 years. He continues to work at the same company today.
Walter Orthmann started working the textile company as an assistant in the shipping department at the age of 15. He was promoted to administrative assistant and now holds the title as sales manager. He told Guinness World Records, “I have a passion for work and have noticed that most of the people I knew who retired soon lost their will to live. I like to keep my routine so much that sometimes when I drive to the supermarket, I find myself actually driving to the company!”
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