Needs Analysis on Vocational School of Mechanical Maintenance Techniques of Industry Based on Manpower Planning Approach In Cilegon City Year 2016 - 2020 (Case study on Sub Sector of Petrochemical Industry)
Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia
Jl. Dr. Setiabudhi No. 229 Bandung 40154 Jawa Barat - Indonesia
This research based on the development of Cilegon City as one of the central growth of national petrochemical industry. This growth requires the availability both quantity and quality of expert labor in the field of petrochemical industry, one of them is middle grade maintenance technician which is supplied by Vocational School of Mechanical Maintenance Techniques of Industry. This study aims to forecast the needs of middle grade maintenance technicians in the sub-sector of petrochemical industry for target year 2020, followed by the analysis of the comparison both quantity and quality between the actual needs and the real existing condition of Vocational School. This research uses mix method with manpower basic projection to predict demand of technician quantitatively while interview, observation and documentation studies used qualitatively. The results show that the need of 1.296 technicians by 2020 can not be fulfilled from 5 available Vocational Schools and the curriculum used is still not relevant to the qualification of industry. This means that the government need to increase the amount of graduates and provide spesific guidance related to the relevancy of curriculum through regulatory supervision function to have this gap solved both in quantity and quality.
Topic: Administration and Management in Vocational School