The Job description of specialist for water engineering demands skills in the fields of water, waste water and pipeline systems as well as industrial services. This team Skill consists of three young specialists presenting all necessary core competencies as to the entire water cycle.
The young specialists cover a broad spectrum of knowledge on topics such as chemistry, biology, mechanics, process automation, sensor technology, systems engineering, and IT combined with an additional focus on personal safety.
The Skill is to present and evaluate these competencies. It combines practical tasks only and includes four competition stages: entering a sewer and securing the manhole in the transport area (road), pump maintenance and repair, measuring, control and regulation technology, and sewage plant control.
Three years ago, the German federal government established a “National Platform Electro Mobility“ which agreed on strategic development objectives and measures. According to this, Germany is to become a lead supplier and lead market for electro mobility.
Automobile production used to be in the hands of the automobile industry and its suppliers only. Electro mobility adds further industries, e.g. the electricity industry, the electronics industry, the chemical industry, machinery and plant engineering as well as information and communication technology. And, of course, the vehicle repair trade that faces entirely novel technologies and demands.