Zubair Automotive Group, the flagship enterprise of The Zubair Corporation (Z-Corp), is committed to playing a pivotal role in supporting the training and skill development of the young Omani cadre in automotive sector. Stressing that group is committed to Omanisation, Jamal al Balushi, Group Head of human resources, Zubair Automotive Group, said, “The Company has played an important role in integrating Omani youth into the vital automotive sector.” Saying that the group has kept pace with its initial training and job targets, Al Balushi said, “Development of the national workforce is a top priority for us and we have focused on several important criteria in order to provide real opportunities for Omani youth.”
Al Balushi said that Oman has taken a leading role in training and qualifying the national workforce in various vocational training institutes in coordination with the Ministry of Manpower and other authorities in the public and private sectors. He pointed out that these training and rehabilitation courses have enabled Omani youth to specialise in the technical and engineering subjects as required by the automotive sector. “It has also enhanced the capabilities and skills of Omani youth to assume greater responsibilities in their careers,” he said. In line with the national objective of offering more employment opportunities for young Omanis, Zubair Automotive Group has been coordinating closely with National Automotive Higher Institute (NAHI) in cooperation with a number of private sector companies and institutions.