Workshop for Career Advisors from Chomutov District
On Wednesday 25 April 2018, together with the Union of Industry and Transport of the CR and CzechInvest, Business and Investment Development Agency, we organised a workshop for career advisors from basic schools in Chomutov District. The event was held in premises of our contractual partner – Secondary Vocational School of Construction and Power Engineering, Secondary School of Economics and Secondary Medical School Chomutov, contributory organisation (hereinafter referred to only as “ESOZ”). The event was moderated by Ing. Radka Šplíchalová, regional manager of the Union of Industry and Transport of the CR for the Ústí and Karlovy Vary Region. In the opening part, Mgr. Ivo Holoubek, representative of the Labour Office of the CR, Chomutov Contact Centre, informed the participants about the current situation on labour market in this region. Then Mgr. Jan Mareš, deputy governor of the Town of Chomutov, greeted the participants in the name of the Town of Chomutov and the Department of Education and by his speech motivated them to further work and efforts in the field of career advisory and vocational guidance.
The next item on the agenda was presentation of our partner secondary schools, namely the Secondary School of Engineering, Gastronomy and Car Industry Chomutov, contributory organisation (hereinafter referred to only as “TGACV”), represented by Mgr. Daniel Novotný, deputy director for vocational training, and EZOS, represented by its director Mgr. Jan Mareš. Both speakers underlined examples of good practice, but they also pointed at problems in co-operation of schools and employers. Then the floor was taken by Mgr. Dana Mašlová, MBA, representative of employers and HR manager of the company Puls Investiční, s.r.o. (hereinafter only Puls). She introduced the company conducting business in the field of pulse power supply units and its activities in the region. The next item was the introduction to the Triangle Strategic Industrial Zone, contributory organisation, presented by Ing. Renata Janků, administrative and technical executive of the Triangle SIZ, contributory organisation. She informed the participants about the history and present of the industrial zone, individual investors and their manufacturing programmes. In the course of the presentation she showed short videos from the investors´ production facilities for the career advisors to see the working environment in the respective companies. She stressed increasing need for computer literacy and ever increasing demand for engineering line of business as well as workmanship on the labour market.
The participants then went by bus to the company Puls for an excursion guided by the company production manager Pavel Růžička, who was able to introduce highly specialized topics in a way comprehensible even to persons without any technical background. The excursion having been over the participants were invited for lunch.
Many thanks belong to the company Puls, which arranged and paid for refreshment, lunch, and provided their company bus for transport of the participants. The refreshment was prepared by students of TGACV. We also send our thanks to the ESOZ for enabling us to hold the workshop in their school facilities.
The workshop was moderated by Ing. Radka Šplíchalová, regional manager of the Union of Industry and Transport of the CR
Address by Mgr. Jan Mareš, deputy governor of the Town of Chomutov and the director of ESOZ
Mgr. Jan Holoubek, representative of the Labour Office of the CR, Chomutov Contact Centre, giving a speech
Mgr. Daniel Novotný, deputy director for vocational training TGACV, taking the floor
Mgr. Dana Mašlová, MBA, HR manager of the company Puls and a representative of employers, giving her speech
Multimedia presentation by Ing. Renata Janků, administrative and technical executive of the Triangle SIZ, contributory organisation
Production manager Pavel Růžička (in blue overall) guided the participants through the company Puls
View of the production facility attracting attention with its unconventional architectonic design
The press release was prepared by Ing. Renata Janků, Triangle SIZ, contributory organisation
Photo: Martin Pondělík, Triangle SIZ, contributory organisation
In the Triangle Strategic Industrial Zone on 2 May 2018 at 8:00 a.m.