From the General Manager

From the General Manager

ניסים קאשי | מנכ"ל תעשיות שב"סHead of the Employment array and General Manager of IPS Industries. 

The Prison Service is an extension of the law enforcement system of the State of Israel.

As such a partner in the maintenance of national security and the quality of life of the Israeli society.

The Prison Service takes an active part in the fight against crime. This struggle has economic consequences since the success of economic activity is subject to public order and social stability.

One of the most important dimensions of economic stability is the employment rate and employed in society. An important indicator for assessing the level of crime is the degree of recidivism. The Employment array of the IPS effect on these two parameters.

The ex-convicts find their livelihood, as all normative citizens, by earning a living while contribution to himself and society. This process will reduce recidivism, reduce un-employment and will expand the circle of employment in Israel.

The Employment array is also a restorative framework responsible for vocational training, acquisition of professional experience and productive work habits in order to impart professional skills and work habits to released prisoners.

 

- Vocational training:

Vocational training is carried out in cooperation with the Ministry of Industry and the Vocational Training via known colleges. This framework provides formal professional certificates for the prisoners.

 

- Productive employment:

IPS Employmentarray infrastructure system based on more than 50 industrial plants concentrated in 17 Industrial centers nationwide. 

IPS industrial enterprises specialized in the production of wood, metal, textiles, leather goods, footwear, assemblies, molding, wiring and Carton products, including the provision of production services and subcontracting in these areas.

IPS industries employed about 2,500 prisoners in the prisons, using a model of industrial parks, manufacturing plants have been certified according to ISO 9001 and the products of the plants are of a very high quality level.

Management is based on a professional staff of engineers, technicians and professionals with years of operating experience.

Our plants are equipped with advanced machinery, technologies and infrastructures. The production processes are met while maintaining a high level of safety and health performance while ensuring the protection of the environmental. This capability ensures high quality of services and reliable quality.

 

Legal status and business model -

The employment array / IPS industry is defined legally as agovernment non-profit organization-NPO.A unique Business model where by generating income throw rehabilitation by employment of prisoners and selling production, goods and services to achieve our mission.

This unique legal status is advantageous with government agencies and government authorities. manufacturer Business contract takes place in three main models:

A. private owned enterprises based in industrial parks within prisons.

B. Industrial production plants \ IPS  Industries - state-owned enterprises which are run by the employment array,

C. Rehabilitation - this model is based on prisoners working in facilities outside the IPS

We offer you a business opportunity, economic and social partnership that has economic feasibility and contribution to the community.

 

Best regards,

Kashi Nissim

General Manager of IPS Industries