Expert: robots will begin to pick up personnel for companies in three to five years
After three to five years, recruitment can become fully automated; in Russia, changes will start from the Moscow labor market and then spread to the regions.
This forecast was given by the expert, the founder of the JungleJob recruitment company, Evgenia Dvorskaya at the St. Petersburg International Labor Forum, which takes place on March 1-2 in St. Petersburg.
“The simple functionality of calling will remain behind the machines, and everything that concerns difficult situations, the introduction of candidates to the position will remain to professionals. The HR profession, the profession of a person engaged in recruitment, should change greatly in the next three to five years,” she said .
According to her, a massive selection of new candidates for such specialties as a call center employee is already carried out with the help of robots.In the future, robots based on the analysis of facial expressions, behavior in social networks, the presence of fines and other documents about a potential employee in a short time will be able to select candidates for work in various companies.
"Viewing the result that the machine appreciated takes a minute. This is up to 500 million [rubles] saving on salary per year per HR employee, 88 hours per month saving the employee’s time. The decision will be made by the car - this is automation, this is where it goes the market is in the field of HR, "she added.
According to the expert, in Russia the process of automating the selection of employees will begin in Moscow, and then spread to the regions.
The St. Petersburg International Labor Forum for the second time organizes the government of St. Petersburg and St. Petersburg State University with the support of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Russian Federation. The forum is intended to become the country's largest platform for discussing issues related to the development of human capital, and to promote the creation of an integrated strategy for the development of human capital in the Russian Federation. According to the organizers, this year the event is attended by about 5 thousand.