Mykhailo Peleshchyshyn

Head of Mechanical Maintenance, Podilskyi Cement JSC

Participant of the International Technical Programme ITP-C

Mykhailo describes himself as...
Doing something - do it well.

Swimming, football, chess.

Professional development means...
Successful business.

The most important things in people are...
Professionalism, open-mindedness, sincerity.

What motivates in other people

Development plans for the next year
Skills of successful planning.

Inspiring quotation:

“We all love to look at the stars, but the food grows on the ground.”

The reason for becoming an intern
I knew that the company has a very good reputation and is a market leader. In my opinion, these are ideal conditions for starting a career. From the first days of work, I realised that this was where I could apply my skills, implement any ideas and be useful to the company.

Impressions upon learning about the internship 
State-of-the-art cement production and an international company

The first thing that impressed during the internship 
Production volumes.

What surprised about the internship
Interesting events: there were trainings, visits to other plants, and quests in different cities. We also had the opportunity to implement the projects that were important for the plants, work as a team, see the real results of our work.

The Internship Programme in three adjectives and three nouns
Developing, structured, interesting. Safety, goal, professionalism.

Difficulties during the Programme
Doing several things in parallel. Prioritising.

What helped cope with the difficulties 
The goal I set for myself was to successfully complete the program and prove myself in work.

Advice to yourself during the internship
Be yourself, try to do everything in high quality.

What you discovered about yourself during the internship
Adaptability; fast learner.

What qualities appeared as a result of the Internship Programme 
Ability to work in a team, collaborating with other departments. Responsibility.

The secret of successful completion of the internship 
Initiative, interest in the job.

What helped to quickly build your career
Initiative. I never waited for someone to offer me a task. I see a job – I start doing it. I have an idea – I start implementing it. I think my ability to work efficiently and quickly also came in handy."