Site news 9.11.2017
Moscow, November 9, 2017
Within Rostec's united team young, specialists of United Engine Corporation (a Rostec State Corporation company) won three gold medals in the main competencies at the IV National Competition of Cross-Industry Jobs in High-Tech Industries according to the WorldSkills Hi–Tech methodology 2017, held in Yekaterinburg.
The National Worldskills Hi–Tech Competition gathers young participants at the age of 16-28 - specialists of the largest Russian industrial enterprises developing production standards and actively involved in technical upgrading.
This year, WorldSkills Hi-Tech 2017 was held on November 3 to 7 in Yekaterinburg.
Gold medals were granted to: Aleksandr Venikov (PJSC "UEC-Saturn", Rybinsk) in the competence "Turning on CNC machines"; Mikhail Goreglyad (JSC "Salyut Machine-Building Production Association", Moscow) in the competence "Polymechanics and Automatics"; Aleksandr Kulikov (JSC "Chernyshev UEC", Moscow) in the competence "Aeronautical Equipment Service". It is a half of all gold medals won by Rostec's united team.
"We are proud of the brilliant success of our new talents who were the first ones in the key competences of such a difficult competitive battle and demonstrated a high level of Russian engine manufacturers' training, - says Aleksandr Artyukhov
, JSC "UEC" General Director. - UEC will continue proactive efforts to implement international production standards in the industry sector".
UEC was represented at the competition in Yekaterinburg by not only the united team’s members (21 people in total), but also by a team of experts - representatives of UEC enterprises located in different regions of Russia.
Early this year, UEC held a Corporate World Skills Competition in compliance with the international standards. It became the third one in the series of competitions. The competitions attended by more than 500 specialists in two nominations "The Best Young Professional" and "The Best Experienced Professional" were first organized in as many as 14 holding enterprises located in different regions of Russia. The specialists who took the first, second and third places in the compulsory competences of the nomination "The Best Young Professional" participated in Rostec's additional evaluation organized in accordance with the WorldSkills standards. Following that evaluation, a State Corporation team was built for the participation in the National WorldSkills Hi-Tech-2017 Competition.United Engine Corporation (JSC) (a Rostec State Corporation company) is an integrated organization specialized in the design and development, serial production and after-market support of engines for military and commercial aviation, space programs, the Navy as well as for the oil and gas industry and power generation. One of UEC’s prioritized fields of activity is the implementation of comprehensive programs of development of the industry’s companies by introducing new technologies meeting the world-class standards. Rostec State Corporation is a Russian corporation established in 2007 in order to facilitate the development, manufacturing and export of high-technology industrial products of military and commercial application. The corporation comprises 700 companies, which form 11 defense-industrial and 3 civil industry holdings as well as 80 direct control companies. Rostec’s subsidiaries are located in 60 regions of Russia and deliver their products to over 70 countries worldwide.The Rostec portfolio spans such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Kalashnikov Concern, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA, Uralvagonzavod and others. Rostec' s consolidated revenue reached 1 trillion 266 billion rubles in 2016. Rostec's consolidated net revenue reached 88 billion rubles, and EBITDA reached 268 billion rubles in 2016. The corporation's average salary in 2016 amounted 44 000 rubles. Following Rostec's new strategy, the major objective of the Corporation is to ensure the technological advantage of Russia at the competitive world markets. The implementation of a new technological wave and digitalization of Russian economics are among Rostec's tasks.
Aleksandr Venikov at Worldskills Hi-Tech 2017 (10.11.2017) 291 kb