Kateryna Semeniuk

Logistics Controller, Cemark cement business

Participant of the International Technical Programme ITP-C.

Kateryna describes herself as...
Hard-working, responsible, level-headed, prudent, creative.


Professional development means...
Becoming a valuable and sought-after expert in your field.

The most important things in people are...
Straightforwardness, the ability to keep your word and a sense of humour.

What motivates in other people
Their commitment; I’m also motivated by “self-made” people.

Plans for the next year
I’d like to develop the skills of motivating other people and, of course, become a more experienced specialist.

Inspiring quotation:

“Never wait for the perfect moment, use the moment and make it perfect.”.

Impressions upon learning about the internship 
The first impression was so strong that it simply turned into a desire to become part of the CRH team.

The first thing that impressed during the internship 
Attitude to Health & Safety; familiarisation with the key plants of the company and the scale of business in Ukraine and the world; winter repairs; the use of advanced technologies and equipment.

The Internship Programme in three adjectives and three nouns
I’ll reword into other parts of speech: a forge of talents, a ticket to life, a European approach.

Difficulties during the Programme
Adaptation in the team that was basically formed 5-10 years before our arrival.

What helped cope with the difficulties 
Family and colleagues who gladly and openly shared their experience and knowledge.

What you discovered about yourself during the internship
Delicacy can successfully be combined with stamina and moral endurance and moral firmness.

What qualities appeared as a result of the Internship Programme 
Self-confidence and leadership.

Advice to yourself during the internship
It’s only those who do nothing that make no mistakes. Knock at the door and it will open for you.

The secret of successful completion of the internship  
A clear understanding of the assigned tasks and their successful implementation, perseverance and curiosity."