Georgian Batumi Oil Terminal conducts optimization of activity
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 6 / Trend E. Kosolapova/
Georgian Batumi Oil Terminal is conducting the optimization of the company's activity and is planning to hand over some spheres to the outsourcing, the company reported on Friday.
In particular, Batumi Oil Terminal took a decision to hand over the Terminal's security service to the outsourcing, to the legal entity of the public law - the Department of the Guard Police of the Ministry of internal affairs with the purpose of the optimization of the company's activity and increase of the security level.
"It is necessary to admit that we are not dismissing the personnel and leaving them without any income. We have carried on negotiations with the contracting organization and the whole personnel, which satisfies the normative standards, will be hired in the new company. All employees will receive compensation at the rate of a monthly salary.
And those employees, which do not meet the normative standards and will be left unemployed in this profession, will additionally receive a financial support, which is two times more than the one foreseen by the legislation of Georgia, and also free insurance package till the end of the year," the General Director of the Terminal Temirkhan Abdirov said.
Moreover, Batumi Oil Terminal offers the free-of-charge re-qualification program for the employees. This helps the employees, upon their wish, to get new knowledge and skills. These employees will be included in the company's candidate pool of potential employees and could try themselves in other professions. In case of a vacancy, these employees will be hired at the first place.
The Batumi Sea Port is situated in the South-West part of the Black Sea. The territory of the port is 22.2 hectares. The number of berths hits 11. Total area of the open storage territory is 15,656 m2. In February, 2008, the subsidiary of the Kazakh National Oil and Gas Company KazMunaiGas - KazTransOil, acquired the right of long-term management of Batumi Sea Port, as well as purchased Batumi Oil Terminal. Batumi Oil Terminal is one of the largest enterprises in Adjara.