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Ajeet Kumar
Ajeet Kumar

Ajeet Kumar

power engineer

Damodar valley Corporatiom

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Goals and Ambitions
1) Whenever i have been assigned the new job, the person coming to take the charge of my responsiblity, feel himself at ease. I want to keep my department systemised with a healthy work culture
2) Whichever new assignment i will be given, i will like to do at par with the expectation of the management and corporation
3) complete the database of the spares, job & task schedule so that access to the same become easy for the persons working
4) Inculcate the work culture so that every person understand their duty and the energy of distributing the jobs each morning, each breakdown may be utilised in other constructive works
5) Create a quality circle, so that the efficiency of everybody can be utilised in the optimum way
Making job easier
Its really not the case in our organisation as the administration and the policy depends upon the persons. No defined system and no firm policy exists. Still every time a new boss, gives the chance to tackle in yet another way.. It made me learn man management at the early phase of my career
Current Trends
Upcoming Ultra Mega Power Projects and CERC norms... the companies will have to be more efficient, to survive
Company and job profile
I am ajeet kumar, a mechanical engg graduate working in DVC as an executive engg.DVC is a multipurpose project innaugrated by Pt. Nehru. It was constitued in the line of Tennessee Valley Authority through DVC act. Now, dvc is trying to match the demand of power in india by adding its capacity in Thermal power.It has total installed capacity of 5357 MW and 2700 MW under construction and 1320 MW in the stage of tendering. I have to look after the maintenance & operation of all the heavy earthmovers, locomotives, cranes, diesel fire fighting pum, DG sets, all the light and heavy vehicles. Apart from the aforesaid i have been given the duty of liasioning with rail & coal companies, unloading of coal wagons and supervise the quantity 7 quality of the receipted coal. Budget preparation, contract finalisation and spare management for the departmental equipments have to be initiated by me.
My strongest Skill
Technical knowhow of equipments, breakdown analysis, spares management and tendering
Challenges faced in job
We dont have the standby equipments and ensuring the availablity of the equipments 24X7 keeps me alert and more planned for preventive maintenance. In the era of coal shortage, arranging the coal and maintaining the coal stock is a big confidence booster that we can come out of every crunch situation
Family Background
My father is a shopkeeper, my mother an housewife, my younger brothers studying, my wife an housewife and 2.5 years old daughter
Managing professional as well as personal life
I show confidence in the second man at my office and my wife at home so that when i am busy with duty of one place, they manage the other place meanwhile.
Books recommended
The complete handbook of CERC norms, power bulletin, books related to bearings, gear boxes, alignment etc
Being different
Keeping patience in the case of breakdowns or unforseen circumstances, going for the root cause before going for the solution to ensure the non repeatance of the same
Views about 'Tech product Introduction is weak among Indians'
We are so much result oriented. Before we put our effort we start dreaming of result. The policies are not supporting the research. Neither it is being valued nor reimbursed properly hence in a country where we re busy in earning the bread and butter
My achievement
identified the equipments with uneconomical operation and surveyed them off. Modified the equipments which have the engines which were not cost effective with the engines which have 40% less expenditure in its O&M. maintained the 15-30 days coal stock for our power units
My role model
Mr Debpriya kar... in depth knowledge of everything he deals with, always ready with solution
My important career decision
leaving FIITJEE and chose for the core mechanical job profile
My advice
choose to be in shift operation so that the importance of the availablity of each equipments can be understood
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