Ilsur Metshin has visited the Kazan Gunpowder Factory
Today, the Mayor
of Kazan Ilsur Metshin visited the Kazan Gunpowder Factory, where he inspected
the production workshops, discussed staffing issues with the company's
management, and also met with young professionals.
The factory is
the leading diversified enterprise of the city. It produces special, civilian
and dual-use products and is Russia's largest producer of pyroxylin powder for
propellant powder charges and ammunition supplies. Now the factory has a large government
order and is increasing its production capacity.
Livshitz, Director General of the enterprise, showed the head of the city the
main workshops of the enterprise. In the production shop I.Metshin got
acquainted with the products of the factory. I.Metshin also got acquainted with
artillery ammunition testing.
visit, the Mayor of Kazan discussed staff issues, in particular, the need for professionals.
Now more than 2 thousand people work at the factory, among which about 650 are
young professionals. “There is a need for new staff to expand production, and
young professionals will be an excellent addition to our team”, - Alexander
noted that the company has created comfortable conditions for increasing labor
productivity, implementing social support programs for young workers.
He stressed that
for more than two centuries the factory has continued to improve production,
strengthening the country's military power. “It is very important that young professionals
work at the enterprise today. There is important task of fulfilling the government
order and increasing production volumes. I am sure that with young
professionals we are able to fulfill the tasks set by our state”, - I.Metshin
addressed the young employees of the factory.
The Mayor of
Kazan was told about the Young Professionals project, which is being
implemented for the third year in a row by the local branch of the United
Russia party. It is aimed at promoting working professions, carrier guidance of
teenagers and young people. In April 2022, with the support of the local branch
of the party, professional skills competitions were held at the Kazan Gunpowder
thanked the Director General of the enterprise for his attention to this
important issue, public activity, conscientious work, personal contribution to
the economic development of Kazan. The head of the city presented A.Livshitz a
letter of thanks and a diploma of the participant of the Young Professionals
project. The best young employees and their mentors also received diplomas of
the project participants.