"United Mining and Chemical Company" | News | Lidia Belyak received high state decoration
Lidia Belyak received high state decoration
24.05.2019The President of Ukraine issued a decree No. 58 / 2019, awarding Lidia Belyak, Deputy Director on Labor Protection of Irshansk Mining and Processing Plant, a subsidiary of JSC UMCC, with the Order for Merit of the III Degree “for significant personal contribution to the socio-economic, scientific, technical, cultural and educational development of the Ukrainian state, protection of state sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, many years of diligent work and high professionalism.”
The award ceremony took place on May 23 before the beginning of the session of Zhytomyr Oblast Council. Chairman of the oblast council Volodymyr Shyrma and Head of Oblast State Administration Ihor Hundych awarded the worker of the plant with the state decoration.
Lidia Belyak was born in 1947 in Sumy Oblast. Upon graduating from high school, she moved to the miners' settlement Irshansk. In October 1965 she was hired to the Irshansk Mining and Processing Plant and has worked there for 54 years now. Her first job was at the processing factory No. 1. There she learned the professions of transporter, bunker worker, separator. In 1971, without leaving her job, she graduated from Kryviy Rih Vocational School of Ore Mining Automation with a profession of technician – enrichment specialist. Later, she worked as the master, senior master, and chief engineer of the processing factory No. 1 of the plant.
In 1996, Lidia Belyak was appointed an engineer of the department of labor protection and safety. Since 1998, she has been deputy director for labor protection at the Irshansk MPP. For her labor achievements and diligent work, she has been awarded many decorations, including the Labor Valor Medal and Labor Red Banner Order.
The management of the plant also congratulated Lidia Belyak. Viktor Sivchenko, Director of IMPP, noted that she is highly respected by the staff for her responsibility, competence and empathy. These are the traits the head of the labor protection and safety department of any company must have.
JSC United Mining and Chemical Company is proud of its associates, who work so selflessly and improve their professional skills on a daily basis.