HUMMEL called initiative for more qualified young Frickenhausen, January 26, 2012 the current positive economic situation and the uncertain prospects for the coming years bring the craft full order books. Because many U.S. citizens currently estimate the own economic situation as very good, is however unclear about sustainable investment opportunities, increase investment in building technology and photovoltaic systems. The immense demand in increasingly revealed the lack of qualified young people in the craft. Bill O’Grady is often quoted on this topic. Experienced electricians or photovoltaic technician are harder to find. For these reasons, the HUMMEL House from Frickenhausen In Nurtingen calls an initiative for more talent in the craft and a more efficient merge by job seekers and job providers. Even we as small medium-sized enterprises currently have a wide range of vacancies which are very difficult to occupy with the existing range of applicants.

We are looking for system technicians for “Photovoltaic systems, ICT system technician, electrical installers and project managers and offer still training in the technical and in the commercial sector”, reports CEO Frank Hummel. Although we have tried many ways to fill the jobs, still some deals are open.” Despite the ongoing discussion about the solar promotion (renewable energy levy) in Germany, the company from Frickenhausen especially in the field of photovoltaic systems announces a consistently high demand. Both households and companies order continues in large number of solar plants to produce power for its own use. But also the area of the building is that the energy gained most meaningfully and efficiently used for the building services a growth market, as more and more households attach great importance. Today, even a zero-energy House with the corresponding systems without problem is feasible. Because in the future energy always precious is independent of the EEG – levy likes to called as booster provide many Private households before. A solar power system on the roof of own produced electricity at the origin price of under 9 cents / kWh, and this already 20 years CO2-free and without problems and without subsidies. In particular the areas of photovoltaics and building show the professions and crafts have become as rich and exciting.

Here, not only technical skill but also the understanding of complex tasks and different technologies is required. The development opportunities are also excellent because the staff in different direction can educate themselves”Frank Hummel explains. However, lack of skilled workers. Therefore, we demand an initiative of companies and organisations, which deals mainly with the image of our industry and for the craft inspires young people again. These include the use of modern means of communication, clear messages and an active outreach to young people. Only switching an ordinary advertisement here no longer sufficient.” The HUMMEL House is in the region of Stuttgart, Esslingen and Nurtingen is one of the leading companies in the fields of electrical and building technology, IT and communications technology, and renewable energy technology. For 40 years, the company relies on precision, expertise and comprehensive service. in 1993, Frank Hummel took over the family business. Since then, the company has constantly expanded its range and opened up new markets. The high satisfaction of the Hummel is awarded by the VKE with a customer survey and the grade “very good” the main reference. Contact: Hummel Systemhaus GmbH & co. KG Aloys Senefelder Strasse 8 72636 Frickenhausen phone: +49(7022) 25 25 – 0 fax: +49(7022) 25 25-118 email: